Street Art Paris Tour – 13th District
‘Larger than life’ international Street Art
An original Street Art Paris Tour to discover beautiful and breathtaking murals by international street artists. Join us in the 13th District of Paris to contemplate the capital’s largest murals. Get introduced to the artist’s work and participate in the interpretation of art and techniques in group discussion. A colourful insight of Parisian street art awaits you!
Explore the city’s alternative side!
This ‘off the beaten track area’ of Paris is also known as Little Asia for its large Chinese and Vietnamese population, and features many high-rise buildings – you will be awestruck as you look up to take in the art from top to bottom on this original Street Art Paris Tour.
In a joint initiative from the mayor and the Itinerrance Gallery located in the 13th District, boundaries are broken as art within walls becomes art on the streets. This incredibly colourful neighbourhood decided to give the walls back to the community and let worldwide artists turn them into true works which everyone can enjoy, projecting Parisian street art onto the international scene. The artists’ diversity are as rich as the various medium used to create the pieces, such as paint, mosaics and poster styles.
Learn about the street artists’ backgrounds, inspiration and techniques used to create the breathtaking murals of the 13th District. Join in group discussion with urban art lovers, looking back on the history of street art and movements such as pop-art and graffiti. Analyse and interpret the meaning behind these fantastic works of art with your guide.
Become an artist yourself on this photography walking tour. You will be provided with a Polaroid camera to get creative & capture great shots – take home some colourful pieces for your own wall!
After the tour finishes, wander down to Chinatown where you can carry on exploring local markets, shops, and have a spot of lunch at one the many delicious Asian cuisine restaurants.
Your tour includes:
An instant film camera and 10 films (you can select extra film in ‘book now’ section or purchase while on tour from your guide).
♦ Our tours usually start at 10am. All tour times are indicated in the ‘Book now’ section’s calendar ♦
Read a review of our Street Art Paris Walking Tour – 13th District here.
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This tour lasts approximately 1.5 hours
Please meet 10 minutes before the start of the tour at Métro Nationale (line 6, main exit)
We advise comfortable walking shoes