Art and Controversy: An audio tour of Philadelphia's most infamous art scandals
Eccentric artists, secret art sales, angry film fans, and trustee deceit, Philadelphia's art scene, is filled with contention. This Philadelphia self guided audio tour goes beyond the Liberty Bell, The Constitution, and cheesesteaks, to explore some of Philadelphia's most beguiling art controversies. Discover the stories and the infamous names who created scandals that rocked Philadelphia's art world. From Rodin's legendary sculptures to Rocky trumping the Philadelphia Art Museum's popularity. These are some of the tales that have helped shape the face of Philadelphia.
per adult from
30 to 45 minutes
What's included :
- Lifetime access to this tour in English
- VoiceMap App for Android and iOS
- Offline access to audio, maps, and geodata
What's excluded :
- Tickets or entrance fees to any museums or other attractions en route
- Smartphone and headphones
- This is a typical itinerary for this product
Pass By: Logan Square, 200 N 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-1151
The tour starts in Logan Square.
Pass By: Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine St, Philadelphia, PA 19103, USA
The tour passes by the library.
Pass By: Barnes Foundation, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130, USA
The tour passes by the Barnes Foundation.
Pass By: Rodin Museum, 2151 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19130
The tour stops briefly at the Rodin Museum.
Pass By: The Thinker, Philadelphia, PA 19130, USA
The tour passes by the sculpture.
Pass By: JJ Anderes Park, Philadelphia, PA 19130, USA
The tour passes through the park.
Pass By: Ericsson Fountain, 2339-2399 Spring Garden Tunnel, Philadelphia, PA 19130, USA
The tour passes by the fountain.
Pass By: Rocky Statue, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy Center City Phila, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2302
The tour ends near the Rocky Statue.
Pass By: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130-2302
The tour ends near the museum.
Departure Point :Logan Square, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Departure Time :Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 7/17/2020 - 11/1/2021
Monday - Sunday: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Return Detail :Rocky Statue, 2600 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19130, USA
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Stroller accessible
- Near public transportation
- Infants must sit on laps
- Most travelers can participate
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- All of VoiceMap's audio tours are self-guided and users must bring their own smartphone and headphones to take the tour. We urge all our users to wear facemasks and carry hand sanitizer with them to ensure they're own protection and the protection of others.
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.