East Side Art Tour

Art is all around us in Austin. On our East Side Art Tour, you’ll explore the vibrant world of street art that dominates the rapidly growing and changing East Side. Learn about the fascinating culture of street artists, what goes on behind the scenes, and about the rich history of this hip East Side neighborhood. See graffiti, murals, wheat pastes and much more!


Saturday, March 2nd, 1:15-2:45 PM

*Sorry, no public tours March 9th-17th during SXSW. Private tours are available on a limited basis*

Public tour schedules are released 2-3 weeks in advance during the free tour season, September through May. No reservations are required, just show up! Don’t see a time that works for you? Private tours are also available! Email Laura to set up a private tour.

Starting Location

Plaza Saltillo
1501 E 5th St.
Austin, TX 78702

Ending Location

Cisco’s Restaurant Bakery & Bar
1511 E 6th St.
Austin, TX 78702



Look for the guide wearing a green Tipster shirt or jacket near the fountain at Plaza Saltillo, on the corner of 5th & Comal St. 

Parking Recommendation: There are some free parking spots along the south side of Plaza Saltillo (be careful not to park in spots marked for Cap Metro employees). If those are full, there is plenty of paid street parking nearby on 4th & 5th Streets.


Check out our FAQ.

Other questions? Email Laura!