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BA Street Art Tours

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Address: Buenos Aires C1426ANN, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 9 11 3564-9988
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Tue 2:15 pm - 5:00 pm
Thu 2:15 pm - 5:00 pm
Sat 2:15 pm - 5:00 pm
Description: See giant murals by international street artists in neighborhoods that...
See giant murals by international street artists in neighborhoods that aren't in the tourist guidebooks on this unique tour. BA Street Art supports the street art scene in Buenos Aires and has organized more than 50 mural projects around the city linking artists and homeowners. Our expert guides will will take you to different parts of the city to show you huge artworks by Blu, Martin Ron and Fintan Magee also artworks by Jaz, Ice, El Marian, Malegria, Nomada, Oz, Entes, Cuore, Cof, Animalito Land, Primo, Jim Vision, Jorge Rodriguez-Gerada, Jiant and many more. For fans of photography it's also a great chance to document some of the best street art in the world.
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Great tour to get to know new areas in BA and how international is the street art scene

Matt was great is showing us around some of the newest projects in the street art scene and also explain how they get to happen. Good to see such projects are born from people... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

Matt was great is showing us around some of the newest projects in the street art scene and also explain how they get to happen. Good to see such projects are born from people that appreciate this type of art and want to make their neighborhood unique. It's definitely a different way to see BA! Definitely recommend it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Despite the torrential rain this was a superb tour and I thoroughly recommend it to everyone. The guide, Sophia was really knowledgeable but presented the information in a very accessible manner for non experts! Great to see different neighbourhoods and the pace and amount of information was exactly spot on. Also a great way to meet other like-minded travellers.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I took this tour on July 23rd. Our guide Sofia was friendly and very knowledgable. I had zero knowledge about the subject before the tour and left with a decent understanding. I highly recommend this tour. Thank you, Sofia!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

The tour was entertaining and informing. The guid gave valuable informations about the art and its surroundings. Grate tour fore both children and adults.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I couldn't believe my eyes...such amazing street art by various artists from around the world. I did the 'North" tour which started off in the Palermo neighborhood of Buenos Aires. I should note that this was a walking tour with a couple train rides in between, nothing strenuous.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

We were very skeptical starting this tour. We said if they are 15 minutes late we are gone. They were late but what a wonderful tour. I have a new appreciation for amazing art and the depth of passion these artists put into their work. It is not just punks having it out with a wall vs spray paint but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Did the tour with my 17 yr old daughter who is interested in Graphic design and my 12 year old son. Tour was very informative. Learnt a lot about street art, Murals, Graffiti,tagging, the various artist, their style and the meaning of some of the art work.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Learned a great deal about street art in general and the Buenos Aires variety. The guide was very knowledgeable and eager to explain. Recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I went on the Street Art Tour back in January and it was amazing! The murals were stunning and my tour guide, Sofia, was able to give in-depth detail about the mural composition, the artist, and the culture meaning behind each piece. I was surprised by how much I learned about BA and it's art scene. It was also a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I really loved the Street Art Tour! I have been living in Buenos Aires for 7 months, but the guide Sofía showed me parts of the city I had never seen before. I didn't know that Buenos Aires has such a wonderful and diverse street art scene and I was really impressed! The tour was informative and funny at the... More 

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Address: Buenos Aires C1426ANN, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 9 11 3564-9988
Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Palermo
Open Hours:
Tuesday 2:15 pm - 5:00 pm
Thursday 2:15 pm - 5:00 pm
Saturday 2:15 pm - 5:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 20

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Palermo
Best known as the largest neighborhood in Buenos Aires, Palermo is divided into different quarters, each with its own unique identity. The high-end quarter is Palermo Chico, characterized by magnificent mansions, regal avenues, and exclusive apartment buildings, and home to the Museum of Latin American Art of Buenos Aires (MALBA), a favorite amongst locals. The largest park in the city, the Bosques de Palermo, is Palermo's most famous landmark and a popular destination for nature walks, picnics, rollerblading, and cycling. The scene becomes much trendier in Palermo Soho, a hip area known for its cool cafés and unique design stores, filled with shoppers on weekends; and Palermo Hollywood, renowned for the numerous restaurants, bars and nightclubs, which make it the preferred spot for nights out and special occasions.
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