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
So glad you love it, Sydney!!
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
Awesome! Thanks so much, Sarah. Maybe we will find our way to Austin soon…
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
Ah big thanks, Sydney! Great idea.
This is so amazing Carrie! I wish every city can have a color wall guide like yours!
Thank you, Jane!! I do too. 🙂
This is such a fantastic guide! I’ll have to see some of these next time I’m in Houston! Thanks for sharing! =)
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Definitely come visit us in Houston!
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!
Oh Sarah, this makes us happy! Thank you so much for saying that. We can’t wait to see the images you create!
I loved this post! Would love to see Boston, Worcester, MA and Providence.
I’m so glad you enjoyed it! Thanks for the ideas.
This turned out so good!!! cant wait to come again and go to many more walls hehe!!
Ah thank you so much, Bella!!! We can’t wait to have you back to Houston.
Hi Carrie and crew!
Well done 🙂
Oh we appreciate that so much, Sheri!!! A labor of love.
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!
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? ☺️
Alexis Shannon Mendoza
Oh I’m so glad you like! Thanks so much.
This is such a wonderfully curated journey through Houston — thank you! I cannot wait to visit my next wall!
P.S. I love doing fountain, sculpture, and bridge journeys, too! Perhaps those are in your future!
I love those ideas, Allison! Thanks so much for stopping by. Made my day to see your name pop up. 🙂
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.
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.
Conclusion: probably the best city in Texas…
Ha. I totally agree with your logic. 🙂
This is so awesome!!! Thank you for sharing!!!!!
Oh I’m so glad you enjoyed it, Susan! We are just so appreciative of all the public art we have in Houston.
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There’s also a great LOVE wall at St. Mark’s United Methodist on Pecore in the Heights. Be sure to check it out!
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!
Thanks for this guide! You should check out Smither Park at the Orange Show if you haven’t already….some very cool mosaic walls.
Thanks for this list. Can’t wait to do blog shoots at these cool places.
It should be noted that Discovery Green requires a permit to shoot.
Great point. Thanks for noting that, Ron. I’ll add that to the text.
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!
Pamela – oh your comment makes me so happy! That’s exactly why we put this together. Glad you like. Enjoy!
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.
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Diana – thank you for saying that! Wonderful. That’s exactly what we want.
Thank yo, this is awesome. Looking forward to seeing a guide on Houston awesome bridges.
Oh good! I’m so glad you liked it.
Now I have to add Houston to my wish list as well!
Carrie: Thank you for such an amazing work!!
Yes! Definitely com visit us in Houston.
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.
Oh wonderful! We love to hear this. Thanks for sharing.
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
Oh good! Stay tuned, as we will posting a major update to this article next week.
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 🙁
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!
Oh okay, thank you so much! I’ll keep a look out for the updated post!
Wow this mural guide is seriously amazing! If I’m ever in Houston, I’ll definitely use it!
XO Kylen | Kylen Every Wear
Thanks for saying that, Kylen! Hope you have a nice day.
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!
There is now an amazing mural in Pearland at 3532 Broadway that is almost complete.
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/
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).
This guide was so helpful in finding amazing walls to take senior pictures with, thank you so much!
Thanks for sharing our mural guide!
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!
Of course! Thanks for sharing. And yes I’m a Houstonian.
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 🙂 I also love your website!
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!!
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.
Carrie, this blog post is amazing, thank you for sharing. It very resourceful to send to my clients for photo shoot ideas! Best, Leena
Oh good! I love to hear that. Glad you find it useful. Thanks for sharing that comment.
This is so helpful and colorful!!! Thank you so much for collecting everything and put them together!!
There is another beautiful mural on Canal St. and Live Oak Alley! Can’t miss it.
Y’all are awesome for putting this together! What a great guide. Can’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!
Awesome! Thanks for sharing how you ended up here. Thanks to Jill.
Thank for this wonderful compilation. I will enjoy traveling Houston to find each of these.
I love the Houston Murals! Big thank you to the artists and Ashley, Carrie & Maritere for producing this guide. So fun!!
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!
Oh wonderfully! So glad to hear that.
Great site. Just had a quick read.
So awesome! Need to go check it out. I tend to forget about the murals even though I live here, but sometimes there are the groups that go around on Sundays and take photos just in random points of interest. This might be one that I suggest.
Thank you so much, Cindy! So glad you liked this. Certainly, this will be a great for a Sunday afternoon. Also, we’ll be launching a one-page printable PDF soon – in case you’d like to print this for yourself or for clients to go explore the city!
Thank you so very much for this AMAZINGGGG mural guide Carrie! I’m BIG into murals and street art and take lots of pix of murals with my daughter. We will be in Houston in May and this guide is everything I need to make it an awesome mural chasing experience. Thank you!!!
Oh wonderful! So happy to hear this. Be sure to share your Houston mural adventures with us. Let us know if we can be of any further help.
Wonderful guide! All of the information is way more than I expected, but very useful. Awesome job! Will definitely be visiting as many of these whenever possible 😀
Wow – thank you so much for saying that, Israel! Glad you like it.
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first time seeing this.. so amazing.. thanks for this… so love it..
Oh good, Kate! Glad you enjoyed it. Happy mural hunting!
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