See the updated Houston Mural Guide HERE.

93 comments

  1. Sydney says:

    Oh my gosh this makes me want to buy a plane ticket to Houston!! What amazing walls and really the best advise on parking and lighting! Carrie you and your team are seriously amazing!!!

    Lots of love… Sydney
    http://styledbys.ca

    1. Carrie says:

      So glad you love it, Sydney!!

  2. Sarah W. says:

    Y’all are awesome for putting this together! What a great guide. Can’t wait to share it with my Houston friends.

    XO from Austin,

    Sarah | The Bella Insider | @sarah_thebella

    1. Carrie says:

      Awesome! Thanks so much, Sarah. Maybe we will find our way to Austin soon…

  3. Sydney says:

    Oh my gosh!! This is so amazing! You have all done such an amazing job with the information along with each location! That is so huge! This totally makes me want to buy a plane ticket to Houston! I can’t wait to see where you feature next! I would love to see an LA guide from you all one day! Thanks for all your hard work this is just so incredible!

    lots of love… Sydney
    http://styledbys.ca

    1. Carrie says:

      Ah big thanks, Sydney! Great idea.

  4. Jane says:

    This is so amazing Carrie! I wish every city can have a color wall guide like yours!
    xo, Jane
    http://www.fitfabfunmom.com

    1. Carrie says:

      Thank you, Jane!! I do too. ๐Ÿ™‚

  5. Alyssa Renee says:

    This is such a fantastic guide! I’ll have to see some of these next time I’m in Houston! Thanks for sharing! =)

    ~Alyssa~
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    1. Carrie says:

      Definitely come visit us in Houston!

  6. Sarah says:

    Love Love Love Love Love Love that you put this together! I knew about a few of these, but having the whole collection of them together is so helpful! I have to take some maternity photos and I can’t WAIT to use a few of these. Thank you so much!

    1. Carrie says:

      Oh Sarah, this makes us happy! Thank you so much for saying that. We can’t wait to see the images you create!

  7. Leana says:

    I loved this post! Would love to see Boston, Worcester, MA and Providence.

    1. Carrie says:

      I’m so glad you enjoyed it! Thanks for the ideas.

  8. Bella B says:

    This turned out so good!!! cant wait to come again and go to many more walls hehe!!

    http://xoxobella.com

    1. Carrie says:

      Ah thank you so much, Bella!!! We can’t wait to have you back to Houston.

  9. Sheri says:

    Hi Carrie and crew!

    Well done ๐Ÿ™‚

    Sheri

    1. Carrie says:

      Oh we appreciate that so much, Sheri!!! A labor of love.

  10. Nancy Wyatt says:

    Always love seeing what you gals are up to around our city and do appreciate you sharing some of the spots that we can’t find on our own! Thanks ladies! Will be sure to share if we happen upon something you didn’t already see…..although I seriously doubt I will beat you ladies to a fabulous wall! ha!

  11. YES!YES!MORE! Stunning work, brilliant minds…when so much of the world is oppressed in the darkness….THIS represents such the simple kind of joy that reveals beauty and light.
    Cheesy, maybe! But TRUE? โ˜บ๏ธ
    THANK YOU
    Alexis Shannon Mendoza

    1. Carrie says:

      Oh I’m so glad you like! Thanks so much.

  12. Allison says:

    Hi, Carrie,

    This is such a wonderfully curated journey through Houston — thank you! I cannot wait to visit my next wall!

    Best,
    Allison

    P.S. I love doing fountain, sculpture, and bridge journeys, too! Perhaps those are in your future!

    1. Carrie says:

      I love those ideas, Allison! Thanks so much for stopping by. Made my day to see your name pop up. ๐Ÿ™‚

  13. Sam VanBibber says:

    And that’s not all of them, there are so many more and don’t forget the electric boxes all over town, the mini murals…all throughout the Heights and Montrose.

    1. Carrie says:

      Exactly, Sam! This is certainly not exhaustive, but hopefully the most comprehensive round up out there. We just want people to enjoy all the art.

      If you have some specific ideas of more to add, always feel free to email us! hello at wearwherewell dot com.

      Thanks!

  14. Mason says:

    Conclusion: probably the best city in Texas…

    1. Carrie says:

      Ha. I totally agree with your logic. ๐Ÿ™‚

  15. Susan says:

    This is so awesome!!! Thank you for sharing!!!!!

    1. Carrie says:

      Oh I’m so glad you enjoyed it, Susan! We are just so appreciative of all the public art we have in Houston.

  16. Al Win says:

    Mural # 33
    Artists:
    Al Win (al Nguyen)
    Eric Nguyen
    KC CHAN

    Sponsored by SELECT SKATE SHOP.

  17. Brett says:

    There’s also a great LOVE wall at St. Mark’s United Methodist on Pecore in the Heights. Be sure to check it out!

  18. Nicole says:

    This is amazing, thank you for sharing!! I’m from Houston and will be visiting my parents this weekend. I hope to see some of these murals!

    Nicole
    thedarlingpetitediva.com

  19. Nicole says:

    This is amazing, thank you for sharing!! I’m from Houston and will be visiting my parents this weekend. I hope to see some of these murals!

    thank you,
    Nicole
    thedarlingpetitediva.com

  20. Claude says:

    Thanks for this guide! You should check out Smither Park at the Orange Show if you haven’t already….some very cool mosaic walls.

  21. Thanks for this list. Can’t wait to do blog shoots at these cool places.
    http://www.thevagabondwayfarer.com

  22. Ron says:

    It should be noted that Discovery Green requires a permit to shoot.

    http://www.discoverygreen.com/guidelines-for-photography-and-filming

    1. Carrie says:

      Great point. Thanks for noting that, Ron. I’ll add that to the text.

  23. Pamela says:

    LOVE, LOVE, LOVE, LOVE!!! THIS IS AWESOME!!! Perfect to grab the fam for a fun day of art and the outdoors! Thank you for putting it together for everyone to enjoy our beautiful city!

    1. Carrie says:

      Pamela – oh your comment makes me so happy! That’s exactly why we put this together. Glad you like. Enjoy!

  24. Diana says:

    OMG this guide is amazing. Thank you so much for sharing!! As a Houston blogger that isn’t originally from Houston it’s a bit intimidating to drive around looking for murals to shoot with. This is wonderfully done.
    || D I A N A ||
    http://www.TheNeonFactor.com

    1. Carrie says:

      Diana – thank you for saying that! Wonderful. That’s exactly what we want.

  25. Angel says:

    Thank yo, this is awesome. Looking forward to seeing a guide on Houston awesome bridges.

    1. Carrie says:

      Oh good! I’m so glad you liked it.

  26. Carolina says:

    Now I have to add Houston to my wish list as well!
    Carrie: Thank you for such an amazing work!!

    1. Carrie says:

      Yes! Definitely com visit us in Houston.

  27. Nikhil Jain says:

    Carrie, This is am amazing work done by you, my family and I made our itenary based on the information you provided and spent 5 hours visiting these murals, while driving around town, came across a few more and have captured in our camera. Thank you so much for your hard and smart work, this will help promote art tourism in our city.

    1. Carrie says:

      Oh wonderful! We love to hear this. Thanks for sharing.

  28. Yay!! Love this guide!!! Thank you for sharing! Can’t wait to move to Houston and visit all these walls!! Big Xx Susanne – http://bagatyou.com

    1. Carrie says:

      Oh good! Stay tuned, as we will posting a major update to this article next week.

  29. Kelsey B. says:

    I am visiting Houston this weekend and just wanted to let others know that the Sugar + Cloth wall and the American Queen mural have both been painted over. I wanted to see both so went to the different locations and they’re gone ๐Ÿ™

    1. Carrie says:

      Hi Kelsey,

      Yes, sadly, that is so. Thanks for the comment.

      Actually, we will have a major mural guide update coming this week with lots of updates on existing murals plus the addition of lots of new murals!

      C

    2. Kelsey B. says:

      Oh okay, thank you so much! I’ll keep a look out for the updated post!

  30. Kylen says:

    Wow this mural guide is seriously amazing! If I’m ever in Houston, I’ll definitely use it!

    XO Kylen | Kylen Every Wear

    1. Carrie says:

      Thanks for saying that, Kylen! Hope you have a nice day.

  31. Ok… I need to do the color wall tour with you!!! I don’t know why I hadn’t seen this post before. You’re pure magic! Your little girl will be the most fashionable and chic baby in Houston!

  32. Carrie says:

    There is now an amazing mural in Pearland at 3532 Broadway that is almost complete.

    1. Carrie says:

      Hi Carrie – yes indeed! We will be adding it to the guide asap.

      And in case you didn’t notice, we posted pics from the mural today!! We are in love with the mural. Thanks for adding it to your shop.

      Here’s the link to today’s photos by the wall : http://carriecolbert.com/ootd-asos-maxi/

  33. You missed three at Station Theater – Spacecat and the tributes to Gene Wilder & David Bowie! We are at at 1230 Houston Ave at Dart Ave. All three pieces are by @ohnohedint (Black Cassidy).

  34. Naomi says:

    This guide was so helpful in finding amazing walls to take senior pictures with, thank you so much!

    1. Carrie says:

      Thanks for sharing our mural guide!

  35. Amy says:

    Are you from Houston?? This is an amazing post? Can I use one of your photos for my blog post, top 19 free activities to do in Houston? I linked this post to the photo and included your website. Let me know. Thanks!

    1. Carrie says:

      Of course! Thanks for sharing. And yes I’m a Houstonian.

  36. Claire says:

    Wow, this post is so awesome! I am also a blogger (mainly food) living in Houston but this is definitely helpful since I love going to new places! Thank you ๐Ÿ™‚ I also love your website!

  37. Heather says:

    I am so excited! We are using your guide and taking senior pictures today! My daughter is so excited she is big into her art!!! I will for sure be posting them and tagging y’all!!

    1. Carrie says:

      Oh good! This makes me so happy!!! Let me know if you have any questions or need any help. Best wishes with the senior pics.

  38. Leena says:

    Carrie, this blog post is amazing, thank you for sharing. It very resourceful to send to my clients for photo shoot ideas! Best, Leena

    1. Carrie says:

      Oh good! I love to hear that. Glad you find it useful. Thanks for sharing that comment.

  39. Gloria says:

    This is so helpful and colorful!!! Thank you so much for collecting everything and put them together!!

  40. Jasmine says:

    There is another beautiful mural on Canal St. and Live Oak Alley! Can’t miss it.

  41. SEO Houston says:

    Yโ€™all are awesome for putting this together! What a great guide. Canโ€™t wait to share it with my Houston friends.Jill Jarvis from Big Kid Small City, told me about you in the comments when I asked her here http://www.bigkidsmallcity.com/2016/12/where-in-houston-249/#comment-60425

    Thank for this, Love love love it!

    1. Carrie says:

      Awesome! Thanks for sharing how you ended up here. Thanks to Jill.

  42. David says:

    Thank for this wonderful compilation. I will enjoy traveling Houston to find each of these.

    David

  43. Kim Kemper says:

    I love the Houston Murals! Big thank you to the artists and Ashley, Carrie & Maritere for producing this guide. So fun!!

  44. Alanna says:

    So thankful for this guide!! Thank you guys so much for taking the time to put this together so thoroughly — all of the information is infinitely helpful!
    – Alanna

    1. Carrie says:

      Oh wonderfully! So glad to hear that.

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