Enjoy New England's Largest Mural Walk Through Connecticut's Capitol of the Arts
Underwater spacemen, exotic shells, geometric shapes, community portraits, musicians, mosaics and much more are part of your six block walking tour of New London, Connecticut. You will discover the work of internationally acclaimed artists as well as aspiring local artist reflecting the rich cultural diversity of this small historic city on the Long Island Sound.
The walk, lasting from thirty minutes to an hour, will bring you past national landmark buildings from New London's past as well as the more recently created 'Whale Tail' fountain on The Parade Plaza. After your tour, you are invited to stop into the galleries to view constantly changing exhibits by regional and nationally renowned artists. Be sure to plan on extra time to visit the city's bustling shops, eclectic restaurants, breathtaking waterfront park and many exciting art galleries.
What is CamelTours?
Streetside with New London Mural Walk Artists is a CamelTour that presents the artists behind the murals. CamelTour is a free virtual docent that will enhance your walking tour experience with artist-narrated slideshows on your mobile device. Information for each mural can be accessed by scanning the QR code at each location, or in the mural walk brochure.