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Private Tour of Street Art in DUMBO and Bushwick, Brooklyn

Tour by Foot & Subway

A 3-hour comparative tour focusing on the street art in DUMBO & Bushwick, Brooklyn!


On this three-hour private tour, travel to two very unique neighborhoods in Brooklyn and understand the difference between graffiti and street art as well grasp how these places came to be this way due to gentrification.

Tour Description

What’s the difference between a stencil and a wheatpaste? How about commissioned street art vs. permissioned street art? Can you tell a post-gentrified neighborhood and one that’s right in the middle of it? Let our awesome and inspiring tour guide accompany you through two street-art strewn neighborhoods in Brooklyn while explaining the difference between the two by pointing out details of gentrification in both.

You’ll be able to see what makes these two distinctive Brooklyn neighborhoods so exciting for very different reasons. DUMBO is chic, cool, clean, post-industrial and stuffed with Scandinavian design stores. Bushwick is hipster, gritty, active-industrial, and chock-full of street art, cafes, galleries, and restaurants. See the Bushwick Collective and learn all about how it came to be.

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