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The Two Percent Gallery Tours

75 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10011-7006
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Genuine, kind and a wonderful human!

I recently booked a tour with David however, the plan has changed and we were unable to meet for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yuki C
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Fantastic combined tour of Chelsea and Lower East Side

We did a joint tour of five Chelsea galleries and five in the Lower East Side. Was a fantastic... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
Max L
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The Two Percent Gallery Tours connects you to the most amazing art in New York City. On an energetic and fun private tour, enjoy 5 unbelievable gallery exhibitions, without the crowds. Along the way, you'll view New York City itself as a piece of art, uncovering secrets of the neighborhood history & innovative architecture. Tours are 90 minutes, available 10am Tues-Sat, for your private group of 3 or less, at $119 per person.
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75 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10011-7006
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recently booked a tour with David however, the plan has changed and we were unable to meet for his private tour. And what happened after is truly remarkable. David emailed me with all the information which I can take for a self guided tour...More

Thank Yuki C
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

We did a joint tour of five Chelsea galleries and five in the Lower East Side. Was a fantastic selection of shows, with a good variety of different mediums and generally very high quality work. So much better than walking around on your own having...More

Thank Max L
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Had a friend in from CA and thought this would be a nice fit for both of us. Galleries for whatever reason are a bit intimidating, but no longer! David is knowledgable, easy-going, wastes no time, and knows what the best route for the day...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Unless you are an art expert this is the only way to visit the galleries, David does all the work upfront and takes you to the best galleries and gives you all the info you need to appreciate the art. We brought young kids and...More

Thank FranklinDI
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

I was amazed by how much we saw and learned in our two-hour tour. We visited a well curated range of galleries, with a sprinkle of neighborhood architecture highlights, wrapping up with a guided stroll on the High Line. David has a wealth of knowledge...More

1  Thank emceenyc
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Reviewed 5 June 2016

We started the tour with high expectations, based on what friends told us, and David met them all. David is truly passionate, extremely knowledgeable about what is going on in the art scene and behind, and explains features of the 'hood too. Two hours go...More

Thank FlaminiaDea
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Reviewed 27 May 2016

An amazing tour of both the art galleries in Chelsea and the architecture along the way. David had all the details in his head, with stories to go along with them. Full of energy, intelligence, and creativity. I am an artist myself but my partner...More

1  Thank louise180cps
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Reviewed 20 November 2015

David is GREAT. Super engaging, very friendly, quick and to the point. He will get you around to see a well planned route of galleries, interesting variety, all tied together with a theme. He loves his work and it shows. This is great way to...More

Thank crowltb
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Reviewed 16 October 2015

As an artist and someone with lots of background in art history, I have often felt a bit adrift visiting the Chelsea galleries (even after reading reviews etc.) Taking the 2% tour was a gift. As today's NYTimes (10/16/15) notes, " A tour of Chelsea...More

1  Thank Marion A
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Reviewed 27 April 2015

My daughters 8 & 10 love art, but my son never showed any interest. David did an amazing job of inspiring my kids so much that my son asked if we could do it again next time we are in NYC. I think they talked...More

Thank Mary C
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Chelsea
Home to hundreds of art galleries, beautiful
brownstones, and one of New York’s newest and most
popular attractions, Chelsea is one of the city’s
jewels when it comes to neighbourhood life. The
contemporary art scene is an integral part of the
neighbourhood’s identity, with gallery openings almost
every night of the week and countless exhibits to
explore. As a longtime hub of gay culture in New York
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John & Julie D
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Response from David B | Property representative |
Hi John & Julie! It changes every week. I see over 200 exhibitions every month to find the BEST of the best, and because the galleries change exhibitions so often (on different schedules), every tour is different. If you... More
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