Self-Guided Walking Tour

There are two ways to participate in the self-guided walking tour:

1. Mobile App (free) - GPSmyCity

Download the app "GPSmyCity: Walks in 1K+ Cities" from iTunes App Store or Google Play to your mobile phone or tablet.

The free version of the app turns your mobile device into a personal tour guide. The app works offline, so no data plan is needed.

Find the Public Art Walking Tour in the app

  1. Search "San Jose, CA" & click on the city when it pops up
  2. Download "San Jose Map and Walking Tours" 
  3. Select "Sightseeing Walks"
  4. After you have completed the download - select "Public Art" 


get it on google play button button to download on apple store

2. PDF Map & QR Codes

map brochure

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Download a pdf of the map or a turn-by-turn map [pdf], guide yourself from artwork to artwork, and check the Linktree for learning about each artwork. 

This option requires an Internet connection / data plan. 


We value your response to this walking tour created by San José State University faculty and students in collaboration with our surrounding San José community organizations. Please take a moment to complete this quick survey (~7mins). 

Program: "Public Art as Resistance in San José"


Don't forget to add your images about art as resistance at each location using #SJResistArt on Instagram!

instagram logo pink and purple with resist art hashtag

Updated 3/6/23