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Mural Arts Month

Special events in the “City of Murals” all month-long

"Evolving Face of Nursing" by Meg Saligman Credit: Photo by Steve Weinik for Mural Arts


October marks Mural Arts Month for the City of Philadelphia’s Mural Arts Program. All month-long, visitors are encouraged to participate in exhibitions, mural dedications, tours, public painting and special events.

About Mural Arts

Since its inception in 1984, the Mural Arts Program has helped create more than 3,500 murals and public art projects, leading Philadelphia to become known as the “City of Murals.

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