Free

NEON DIstrict Public Art Tour: Celebrating the Influence of Black Artists in Norfolk's Arts District

June 15 2024

4-5PM
The Plot
Discover the immense impact of Black Artists in the NEON District since its very start in this free walking tour from Norfolk Tour Company. From some of the first murals painted by local Black artists to significant works by Norfolk State University faculty and students to Black Lives Matter-themed murals, the tour will introduce attendees to the many ways the African-American experience has influenced the NEON’s collection of street art.
The tour begins at The Plot, located at the corner of Granby Street and Olney Road, and will last about an hour. NEON District public parking is available on the street, at the Plot’s parking lot and the Harrison Opera House lot.
The tour lasts approximately 60 minutes and is held rain or shine. Wear comfortable shoes as this tour involves walking on uneven surfaces.
NEON District public parking is available on the street, at the Plot’s parking lot and the Harrison Opera House lot.

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