Reminder: Philadelphia Open Studio Tours Return This Weekend, October 19-20, With Free Tours Of Artist Workspaces Located West Of Broad Street

It's the second and final weekend of Philadelphia Open Studio Tours, or POST, explore the workspaces of some of Philadelphia's most talented artists, October 19-20. (Photo courtesy POST)

On October 19 and 20, Philadelphia Open Studio Tours, or POST, returns for the final weekend of its two-weekend event.

POST, which is produced in conjunction with The Center for Emerging Visual Artists, allows guests to get an exclusive look into the worlds of some of the city’s most celebrated artists.

On Saturday and Sunday, explore the workspaces of artists in neighborhoods west of Broad Street — Center City West, Chestnut Hill, Mount Airy, Fairmount, Francisville, Germantown, Manayunk, Roxborough, East Falls and West Philadelphia. Get one-of-a-kind tours of the artist’s space and learn about the type of art that they create.

With more than 100 studios participating in the art-filled weekend, look forward to a wide variety of artwork, artists and work spaces.

Attendees have two options — a self tour, a free tour where you pick the course, or a guided trolley tour, a tour led by an expert on Sunday, October 20 for $40 per person. Call 215-546-7775 x10 or email to reserve your spot for a guided tour.

Tip: For those embarking on a self tour, plan accordingly, click here to check out the participating venues.

Cheers to Philly’s local art scene!

Philadelphia Open Studio Tours (POST) 2013
When: October 19-20
Where: Art studios throughout the city
Cost: Free
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