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Historic Italian Market Sensory Tour

Historic Italian Market Sensory Tour

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Trish and Katherine lead multi-sensory tours of the Italian Market, welcoming visitors to this renowned Philadelphia cultural destination through the smells and tastes of samples shared by owners of small food, coffee and spice shops around the Market. Already known for creating inclusive experiences for people with disabilities Trish and Katherine have sought out additional specialized training…
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About ARTZ Philadelphia

ARTZ Philadelphia provides opportunities for self-expression and for the rebuilding of self-esteem and dignity to people with dementia and those who care for them. We achieve this mission through evidence-based programs that connect people living with dementia and their care partners with artists, cultural organizations, and each other.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to ARTZ Philadelphia. .

What we’ll do

First and foremost, your will receive a fully-realized and immersive tour of one of Philadelphia's true gems—the Historic Italian Market, the oldest open air market in the United States. Thanks to our partner, Philly Touch Tour, guests will receive a two-hour, behind-the-scenes tour with renowned vendors. Along the way, we'll be tasting from the various vendors! This experience is a unique blend…

What else you should know

Bring cash if you plan on buying anything from the market stalls. The stores take credit and debit cards. Also, you might want to bring a bag for your purchases.

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Food tasting while chatting to local vendors

What to bring

A bag for your purchases - you're bound to make some!
Cash for any small items you may wish to buy - stores take credit cards but fruit and veg stand vendors prefer cash.

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Where you'll be

While many websites and tourist guides are likely to steer guests in the direction of the Historic Italian Market, few—if any—can provide the level of access, history and immersion that Philly Touch Tour's docent-led excursion will provide. Whether taking a pull from Cardenas Vinegar & Oil Taproom or giving in to the savory surroundings of Di Bruno Bros. House of Cheese, you'll think of (and taste) this tour often.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

Bring cash if you plan on buying anything from the market stalls. The stores take credit and debit cards. Also, you might want to bring a bag for your purchases.
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food walk
Historic Italian Market Sensory Tour
11 reviews
$75/person
11 reviews
$75/person