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Outdoor Murals in Detroit

These eight murals add beauty to buildings, windows and walls around the city. Take a peek at them – and learn the stories behind each one.

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You don't have to be confined inside the walls of a museum to see beautiful artwork in the city of Detroit. Today, you can just step outside for a quick run and come across a vibrant exhibit. These masterful portfolios can be seen all around Detroit splashed on buildings—vacant or occupied—walls and even windows. Some graffiti pieces or murals were created to make a statement or inspire, and others were made just to beautify our city.

Check out these amazing murals we found and uncover the meanings behind them.

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