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Asheville Art Studio Tours

115 Roberts St, Asheville, NC 28801-3128
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Excellent walking tour that gave us a bit of history along with seeing various artist workshops and... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2017
Allan H
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Wonderful taste of the RAD

Our large group wanted to get a taste of the River Arts District during our short time in... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2017
MEK65
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Asheville Art Studio Tours connects you with the artists of Asheville through small intimate, artist led, walking tours, to different studios. Primarily focused on Asheville's rich community of artists in the River Arts District, we give you that behind the scenes experience only an artist from the district could give you.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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115 Roberts St, Asheville, NC 28801-3128
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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent walking tour that gave us a bit of history along with seeing various artist workshops and meeting some artists. Great way to learn the area, and experience this quickly growing and expanding neighborhood. Tony was our guide and was very knowledgeable and fun to...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Our large group wanted to get a taste of the River Arts District during our short time in Asheville. I contacted Asheville Art Studio Tours well before our trip and was able to customize the tour for our group. John was very helpful and accommodating....More

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AshevilleArtTours, Owner at Asheville Art Studio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Tony is amazing, as are all our guides. Thank you for allowing us to personally introduce your group to our amazing artists and their art. I am so glad your group had such a great time! You and your guests are our priority! Please come...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2017

A friend and I had heard about the River Arts District (RAD) but really didn't know much else. Our guide Tony, also an artist, oriented us and led us through the district over two hours, providing background, wonderful back-stories on various artists, art, and architecture....More

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AshevilleArtTours, Owner at Asheville Art Studio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Thanks so much for your review. Tony is amazing, as are all our guides. I am so glad you had such an amazing time. We hope you come back and join us again next visit for one of our other new tours that will be...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2017

We were so glad we connected with John for the Studio Tour. He took us to different places that gave us a greater appreciation for the art and artists in the River Arts District. We visited St. Claire art where Stephen St. Claire demonstrated his...More

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AshevilleArtTours, Owner at Asheville Art Studio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

Charlene, It was such a pleasure having you all on the tour! We hope you come back on another tour again soon. Best, John

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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Spent a beautiful late December afternoon with Emily, a wonderful artist and guide. We had both been to the River Arts District before, but wanted to learn more, and we did. Had a very enjoyable tour seeing 4 artists and galleries. Well worth it to...More

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AshevilleArtTours, Owner at Asheville Art Studio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2017

So glad you all had a great time with Emily! She is an amazing guide! She said you all had a blast! Thats what we are here for! We want to always provide the opportunity for guests to experience a variety different types of art...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2016

A friend recommended and put together our tour. My wife and I couldn't have been more pleased. John's winsome personality and knowledge of the Asheville arts community and general history of how the city became such a haven for the arts gave a special touch...More

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AshevilleArtTours, Owner at Asheville Art Studio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2017

Thanks so much! I enjoyed having you all on the tour! What a fun group!!! Hope to have you all again sometime. It's a pleasure to share such a lovely place with others! Really its a gift to me to be able to help others...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

My mom, sister, and I decided to go on this tour as part of our short trip visiting Asheville. It was a relaxing and inspiring afternoon activity. John is a warm, knowledgable, and all around fantastic tour guide. He showed us a huge variety of...More

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AshevilleArtTours, Owner at Asheville Art Studio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Thanks so much! It was great meeting you! I had so much fun getting to know you all as we checked out art and got to meet different artists. I agree the glass blowing part of it was a blast. Well I hope you enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

John was an amazing guide! We learned and saw so much during our 2-3 hour tour of the River Arts District. If you are wanting to really do more than just window shop and walk around, I highly recommend the personal and historic tour of...More

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AshevilleArtTours, Owner at Asheville Art Studio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2017

Thanks so much for your review. I loved having you on the tour! We are actually about to release some new tour options and we hope to have you back soon. We would love to see you again and share more of the River Arts...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2016

Thank you John, Mike and Emily!! I fell in love with Ashville and your studio while on a celebratory girls weekend in September! It was an amazing learning experience while making unique vases with lots of laughter!! Bravo and highly recommend!More

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AshevilleArtTours, Owner at Asheville Art Studio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2016

Thanks Stacie!!! We were all glad to have you!!! It was a pleasure to share the studio that we make our work at with you all. Asheville is a pretty special spot!!! And you all are a very special group of friends to a very...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We had such a wonderful time with John, Mikey and Emily. They were so helpful and we had such a great outcome with our first time! Would definitely go again. Don't hesitate, they will help you through all the steps. Awesome job guys. Thanks for...More

Thank Nancy B
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AshevilleArtTours, Owner at Asheville Art Studio Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2016

Thanks Nancy!!! It makes me happy that you enjoyed your "Experience Tour" so much! It's pretty exciting stuff! Glad you all came out and made our day with your amazing presence!!! Thanks for sharing this!!! Please message and come by and say hi next time...More

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