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Subway Art and History Tour

Subway Art and History Tour

Duration:2 hours total
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

Hello! My name is Caitlin. I'm a recent graduate of Sotheby's Institute of Art in NYC with a Master's in Art Business. I have a Bachelor's of Art Education and I was a high school art teacher for four years. One of my favorite things to do is educate! I love discussing art with groups of people and showing them what I know and enjoy! I spent 3 years working as a tour guide at Frank Lloyd Wright's…
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What we’ll do

We are going to experience the Underground Art Museum of New York City. Did you know that there are over 300 NY subway stations with works of art? The MTA (Metropolitan Transit Authority) launched their Arts & Design fund in 1985 so we are going to spend some time exploring it. We will start by discussing the history of the New York Subway system that was started in 1904. After a brief lecture…

What else you should know

Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. We will be traveling underground so there may be puddles or trash in areas and you'll want to have on closed-toe shoes. Rain or shine--we are underground!

What to bring

A Subway card: You'll need to have your own MTA card for entering the subway, if you don't we will purchase one prior to beginning the tour.

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Where you'll be

We will start at in Astor Place to begin. We will go underground on the 6 train. Heading south, we will stop a few times before seeing the City Hall Station, one of the original, now closed, stations. We will take the 6 to Union Square, switch to the NQRW line to make our way to the Upper East Side.

Upcoming availability

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Wed, Jul 24    From 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM.
$24 per person
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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 2 and up can attend.

More tips

Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. We will be traveling underground so there may be puddles or trash in areas and you'll want to have on closed-toe shoes. Rain or shine--we are underground!
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Subway Art and History Tour
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From $24/person