DC MURAL TOUR
Exploring the Street Art of NoMa & Union Market
DC'S ONLY MURAL TOUR OF
NOMA & UNION MARKET
20+ Murals - 2 Hours
On this tour you'll weave through the streets of the ever-changing NoMa and Union Market neighborhoods. You'll discover dozens of new and old murals, while learning firsthand about the artists and art scene in DC. You'll see more than 20 murals!
The tour ends at Union Market which has lots of OUTDOOR seating, amazing food and drink options, and great people watching. (your host is always open to sharing a beer).
Be prepared to walk in any weather. A raincoat or umbrella may be necessary. Comfortable shoes are a must. And don't forget your camera!
Summer 2022: New Tour Option!
Union Market x Selina Hotel
DC Mural Tour is partnering with Selina Hotel to offer an extensive tour of the murals in the Union Market District as well as within the Selina Hotel. The tour is for guests of the hotel as well as the public. See over a dozen murals and learn about the amazing food, drink, and people watching found throughout the Union Market District.
Every Thursday at 4:00pm.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST? WHAT IS INCLUDED?
The tour is $30/person. That includes a 2 to 2.5 hour tour with the option to stop for coffee or water along the way.
WHEN IS THE TOUR OFFERED?
Tours are available Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 11:00 a.m. Additional tours can be scheduled any time for groups of five or larger.
DO YOU OFFER GROUP RATES / PRIVATE TOURS?
Yes! This tour is great for groups, teams, and team-building. For groups of 5-9 people, tickets are $25/person ($5 off per ticket). For groups of 10 or more we discount another $5 per ticket ($20/person).
Please use the Contact form below.
WHAT SHOULD I BRING WITH ME?
Keep an eye on the weather! This is an outdoor walking tour. You may need an umbrella, rain jacket, hat, sunglasses, etc. No matter, comfortable walking shoes are a must! And don't forget your camera!!
DO YOU OFFER REFUNDS?
Full refunds are available up to 48 hours before the start of the tour. After that I cannot offer a refund, however I always offer the option to reschedule for no additional fee.
WHERE DO WE MEET?
We will meet in front of the Starbucks at 1160 First St NE. It is conveniently located one blocks from the Red Line on DC Metro.
This tour was a definite highlight on my recent trip to DC. Jason leads a heartfelt and highly informative tour of NoMa. It was an amazing way to get acquainted with a lesser known neighborhood and learn about DC and it’s street art culture from a passionate local. Great human, great tour!
Fiona - New York City
This tour was awesome! I’ve been to a lot of street art tours around the world, but unlike other tours Jason really knew the artists, not just the local but the international artists as well. It was also nice to end the tour at Union Market where there were a lot of really good food options and he even bought us all a drink! I would definitely recommend this tour to anyone interested in seeing street art in the DC area.
Jamie - Silver Spring, MD
Jason is super knowledgeable and really gave me some insight into the artist I never would have known if I had just explored on my own! I will definitely be back next.
Shauna - Chicago, IL
As someone who loves street art and graffiti - I appreciated having someone with his experience. I loved that upon hearing my hometown is Bristol, he adapted the tour to include murals by 2 Bristol artists! Highly recommend and would go again!
Wendy -Bristol, UK
ABOUT YOUR GUIDE
Your host received his Covid-19 Vaccine on March 13th, 2021.
Hi there, I'm Jason. I've lived in DC for nearly 15 years. I've watched the city's street art and mural scene grow rapidly. I'm an experienced tour guide with years of tour guide experience.
For the past six years I've been part of the team bringing a major international mural festival to DC (DC Walls!). I have been fortunate to work with many of the artists whose work you'll see. You'll hear in depth commentary, context, and stories about how these murals came to life!
Question? Looking for a Private Tour or Group Rate?
Use the form below to contact me.