Streetart guided tours - immerse yourself in the art of public spaces
Huge murals and graffiti, some with explicit political messages, accompany Berliners and their guests through the city. You can find out who is behind these artworks on bridges, the walls of buildings or even tall chimneys on street art guided tours. An expert tour guide will help you delve into the world of urban and lively street art.
Berlin is a lively and cosmopolitan city. Whether it’s poetry slams, off cinema and live music in one of the numerous clubs and visitors to Berlin can choose from a never-ending variety of art and culture. Discover the long history and creative diversity of these forms of artistic expression in public spaces with street art guided tours.
Streetart - non-commercial art on the street
Caro Eickhoff’s guided street art tours take you right through bustling, busy Berlin. You can choose between hip Friedrichshain, which has been home to an active street art scene since the 2000s, or fashionable Neukölln, where the very latest street art is being created. In the colourful Schiller neighbourhood where the artist and photographer creates lampshades using her own photos, she will take you past graffiti and small murals and can tell a fascinating tale about each picture. The guided tour lasts two hours and takes you through the lively district that draws its charm from the many cultures that live there side-by-side. Caro Eickhoff explains the difference between street art and graffiti as well as the political background and the content and messages of the images and text. SWEZA, Tona, Sope or Reclaim Your City – luminaries of urban street art have left their marks on Berlin Neukölln and the guided street art tours tell you everything you need to know about them. Other guided tours cover the history of graffiti in Berlin and take you through Kreuzberg or Friedrichshain. Another attraction is a trip with the Berlin circular line. You can discover a great many works of urban public art while sitting in the S-Bahn. The Berlin CityTourCard entitles you to a 15% discount on your guided tour. Caro Eickhoff conducts the tours in German, English or French.
Berlin CityTourCard - public transport and discount ticket in one
The Berlin CityTourCard is the best-value tourist ticket that the city has to offer, and combines free use of public transport with savings of up to 35% at 20 top attractions. You can choose between tickets for the AB transport zone that covers the Berlin city area, or the ABC zone that also includes the surrounding area in Brandenburg. Explore the multi-faceted German capital with the Berlin CityTourCard.