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Shoreditch street art

London,

Shoreditch street art

The Instagrammable murals of Shoreditch await on this expert-led tour through east London with an active street artist.

You’ll get the lowdown on paper- and paint-adorned walls, as you take in everything from full-wall murals to tiny tags, discovering layer by layer, who the key artists are and what techniques they use to create the area’s ever-evolving, art-lined backdrop. Welcome to a world that goes well beyond Banksy...

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From £150 for 2 people

“We were impressed with Karim's encyclopedic knowledge of the street art scene; his ability to explain not just details regarding the artists and techniques involved, but also to illustrate the sub-culture of street art was incredible.”

– Kathleen S., October 2017

“Karim was very knowledgeable and gave us a good insight into this very interesting art form. Great fun and would recommend it.”

– Vicky E., May 2018

“An amazing experience, Karim is a lovely bloke and amazingly passionate and knowledge in street art. His passion for it comes through as he talks about the various aspects of the artwork and the lifestyle.”

– Alex M., June 2018

"Karim truly was an experienced insider of the street art scene in London. He understood how various artists had developed, how their styles evolved and taught us a bit on how to differentiate one from another."

– Claire L., July 2018
Karim Samuels

Your insider

Karim Samuels

Master graffiti artist

Active street artist and expert guide Karim Samuels has led highly regarded workshops for the BBC and SideStory, of course. His encyclopedic knowledge of the street-art scene – from the techniques to the artists themselves – makes him a first-class guide to this complex, deeply creative subculture.

Graffiti murals, stencils and more in east London...

Duration
3 hours
Start Time
Tours run between the hours of 09:00 and 15:00
Booking
Call our travel specialists 24/7 on 1 800 464 2040 or contact us to find availability
Where you'll go
Get set to tick off key east London landmarks, such as the Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, Bethnal Green and Spitalfields. However, it’s worth noting that the route varies depending on what's new in the area, so no tour is exactly the same.
What you'll see
You’ll explore London’s urban art enclave and come away knowing the difference between the styles of street art, the history of the sub culture and what’s next for the walls of Shoreditch.
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Experience location
You’ll meet Karim Samuels at a landmark in Shoreditch. We’ll send you details with your confirmation.