Street Art Tour
Mission Murals and Graffiti


Explore the mural-filled alleyways and streets of the Mission on this artist-led tour. See historic works and hear the stories behind them: how activism and art intersect in political works. Understand how the Mission District’s social movements shaped San Francisco into the revolutionary city it is today.

See stunning political street art, and understand how feminists, Latinos, shop owners, and community members have fought, and continue to fight, to keep the soul of SF alive in the face of gentrification, preserving local culture. This tour is for those seeking an off-the-beaten-path experience.

Tour lasts 11:00-12:30pm
Reservations required, must book online
Meets near Clarion Alley in the Mission
Ends near 17th and Valencia

General Admission $0 (free/pay what you wish)

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Street Art Tour Highlights


  • Introduction to street art techniques and styles
  • History of Clarion Alley
  • The Women’s Building’s stunning “Maestrapeace” mural
  • Carlos Santana mural by Mel Waters
  • Precita Eyes Muralists works
  • Tales of resilience and community organizing

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