Founded in 1989, Sacred Tattoo has been an innovating force in the tattoo and piercing industry here in New York City. Sacred is a FULL CUSTOM tattoo studio with many high quality artists. We currently feature 7 resident artists ranging in styles from Traditional, Neo-Traditional, Asian Traditional, Photorealism, Bio-Organic and New School. For over two decades, Sacred has hsted some of the world’s most talented artists through our guest artist program.
Our 4,000sq’ loft-like has also been the shooting location choise for many popular TV networks such as MTV, National Geographic, VH1 and can been seen on TLC for “America’s Worst Tattoos” The tattoo cover-up show with Megan Massacre.

The owner and founder, Wes Wood, is renowned as a legendary contributor to the history of the NYC tattoo industry. Wes also founded Sacred Tattoo’s sister business, Unimax Supply Co. Unimax is the essential place for tattoo and piercing supplies, located in New York City and Texas.

Sacred Tattoo is also home to Sacred Gallery NYC founded by Kevin Wilson in 2010. Sacred gallery is dedicated to having a diverse catalogue of artists.
Sacred Tattoo & Gallery is located at 424 Broadway on the 2nd Floor @ the northeast corner of Broadway and Canal in Manhattan. Right where SoHo & Chinatown meet up. Service is from 12-7pm. Daily. If you’re looking to get a walk-in tattoo, please arrive early as we are known to book out fast. Printed reference will only help you get in the chair faster as we are full custom and do not offer any flash images to view.

For general questions or to book an appointment, please email us at