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Scout for Street Art Tour

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11 Sep 2018
“Interesting tour”
3 Aug 2018
“Amazing insider's tour of Oakland art murals”
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375 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94103-3504
Mission District
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

I didn't participate in Russell's tour myself as it was a wedding gift for my littlebrother. Russell was very nice to communicate with. Fast replies with good information. And he kept the gift a secret until the wedding :) From my littlebrothers feedback, the tour...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

I used Russell's tour of Oakland art murals for an office field trip / thank you event. He led our group of about 15 people around to the usual large wall murals but also gave us an insider's view into stuff that we didn't even...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

A great way to take a tour of the vibrant street art in San Francisco's Mission District. Our tour guide, Russell, was personable, knowledgeable and an art enthusiast...the perfect combination. I've walked the district myself but the Scout tour is an excellent way to learn...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Had a great solo street art tour with Russel Howze in the mission district. He was informative and very knowledgable. We strolled align taking good time to talk about the history of the neighbourhood art scene and great details about the different pieces since he...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

To begin with the booking process of the Scout for Street Art was easy and secure, being taken to Vayable a popular platform used to book travel experiences. I tried booking a weekday tour but realized the tours are only available at the weekends. Once...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 6 November 2015

This tour opened my eyes to the street art scene in San Francisco and to the street art that surrounds me in Chicago. I had not really ever thought much about street art until I read an article about it in Lufthansa magazine, which said...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 4 November 2014

Russell was an excellent guide and his enthusiasm, knowledge and passion for street art really made this walk enjoyable. It also gives you a chance to experience a more off the beaten track area of San Francisco. On the trip we saw a combination of...More

Date of experience: October 2014
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Reviewed 6 June 2014

Russell is a wonderful guide, able to talk to different levels of knowledge and able to include younger folks on his mightily-impressive tour. He's got such enthusiasm for the subject, and a deep knowledge. He's flexible and real. Do yourselves a favour, if you're into...More

Date of experience: June 2014
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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 30 May 2012

Russell is really knowledgeable about all types of street art and specializes in stencils. A lot of the time you walk through the city not paying attention to the little messages and images on the walls and sidewalks, but Russell definitely made me appreciate an...More

Date of experience: July 2011
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Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the
foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural
attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous
street murals and a high density of bars and cafes
make this neighbourhood a magnet for young people.
While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its
top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the
city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the
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21 October 2017|
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Just a walking tour