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Trolley Tour, POST, CFEVA, Old City

The Center For Emerging Visual Artists is pleased to invite you to a behind-the-scenes look at select artist studios and galleries as part of the 2014 Philadelphia Open Studio Tours: the largest festival of visual art in the city!

Reserve one of a limited number of seats on our 2014 Guided Tour, which provides a curated studio tour experience and highlights some of the most talented visual artists in the region. During the Trolley Tour, you will see the creative process unfold, interact with emerging and established professional artists, and participate in the excitement of Philadelphia’s renowned visual arts community during its peak season.

Your choice of two dates:
Guided Tour West: Sunday October 12 >  SOLD OUT! GET YOUR POST EAST TICKET NOW!!!

Guided Tour East

Each Tour concludes with a Reception at the Sonesta Hotel Art Bar, featuring an exhibition of artists affiliated with The Center for Emerging Visual Artists. Full details and Tour itineraries available soon. 

Highlights & Details

  • Tours feature a wide range of studio styles, locations, and experiences.
  • Convenient and comfortable door-to-door trolley service from CenterCity
  • Tour Guides with “insider” knowledge of the Philadelphia art scene
  • Tour Kits provided for all guests
  • Gallery reception with wine and refreshments at the conclusion of each Tour
  • Tours run from 1:00-5:30pm; please arrive at 12:45 to check in
  • $40 per seat, advance reservations required.
  • Tours depart from The Center for Emerging Visual Artists Gallery at The Barclay: 237 South 18th Street, Suite 3A, Philadelphia, PA19103

Custom Guided Tours
Trolley Tours featuring local artists in their own studio spaces can be arranged at any time of year. Tours can be curated to include specific media (painting, sculpture, etc.), preferred styles (contemporary, traditional, etc.), or to highlight a particular geographic area.


for more information and pricing.

Contact us at 215-546-7775 x13