Join HobARTwalks for a walking art tour around Hobart’s historic waterfront with friendly guides who love nothing more than giving you the inside scoop on Hobart’s art scene. You will experience not only art, but Tasmanian wines and tastes too!
HobARTwalks walking art tours are the best way to see why Hobart is ranked as one of the top cultural destinations in the world. Each tour introduces the integral elements of the new Tasmanian cultural identity; the artists, galleries, art school, the IXL precinct and more.
HobARTwalks’ tours are suitable for both art lovers and those who are not quite yet connoisseurs of the arts. The art tours also include stories about Hobart’s waterfront history that will give you an overview of how the arts precinct was established in the heritage waterfront warehouses. An ARTwalk is the perfect tour, either before or after your visit to MONA and will complete your picture of art life in Hobart!
Go behind the scenes
Our walking art tours take you to visit artists’ studios, commercial and non-commercial galleries and other spaces that are not always accessible to the public. On all ARTwalks you will view contemporary art by emerging and established artists and have the opportunity to meet gallery owners and artists and see why Hobart is such a popular art destination.
Hobart’s art scene is in a constant state of flux so each ARTwalk is designed to take advantage of Hobart’s eclectic art calendar. The range of walks available ensure there will be one that will interest you.
Friendly & experienced guides
Tour guides Christine Scott and Sarah Beith have personal insights and insider knowledge of Hobart’s art community which will enrich your art viewing experience. Combining local art, wine & tastes and sharing time with good company is a great reason to come along on a fun and informative tour discovering why there is much to like about art in Hobart!