Street Art Running Tour

Outdoor Activities in England

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Discover London's vibrant street art over an easy-going 5km running tour starting and ending at the Dorsett City Hotel. Over the 5km run, you'll stop regularly to admire the walls of Shoreditch, get some good photos and learn about the world of street art - what is street art? How is it different from graffiti? Who are the biggest artists with work in East London? What is their message?The pace of the tour is easy-going. There's so much art to see that we're never far from the next breather. After 1-1.5 hours, we'll be back at the Dorsett where we invite you to join us for a smoothie in the restaurant if you have time, and also give you a snack to take away with you. 
Meet your guide in the lobby of the Dorsett City Hotel - you're welcome to leave a bag with the Concierge. After a brief intro, you'll begin your run, regularly stopping to take in the best street art we can fine in East London. At each stop your guide will give you the opportunity to take photos and will tell you more about the artist and the inspiration behind  their work. With the streets to ourselves, we'll see a vast amount of work. By the end of it, you'll be able to identify a number of famous East London street artists yourselves and have a firm introduction into the world of street art. The run is open for runners of all abilities, especially if you're worried about keeping up. There is so much art to see, that we are never far from a breather!Once we're back at the Dorsett (approx 1-1.5 hours later), you're invited to join us for a smoothie in the restaurant. Or you can just take your snack and enjoy the rest of your day. 

What’s included

  • Local guide
  • Smoothie
  • Snack
  • Photo Opportunities

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Drinks
  • Food and drinks, unless specified