July 8, 2024

33 murals around Nashville

Check out our guide to the many meaningful murals you can find around Music City.

We all know that Nashville has a vibrant art scene — and we’re not just talking about the Frist Art Museum. One of our all-time favorite galleries? Music City itself.

The 615 is home to a number of meaningful murals. Today, we’re sharing where to find pieces that really paint a picture of our city.

J. Frankie Pierce, Frankie Pierce Park, 130 LifeWay Plaza | By Anthony Billups and Olasubomi Aka-Bashorun

Capitol View’s Frankie Pierce Park was named after Juno Frankie Pierce, a civil rights activist known for the role she played in the women’s suffrage movement in Nashville.

Music City Heaven, Frankie Pierce Park | By Anthony Billups of Music City Murals

This mural featuring Minnie Pearl, Jimi Hendrix, Little Richard, and other musical greats is a ray of sunshine in one of the park’s tunnels. The creation is a part of Mural Park at Capitol View, a multi-phase project to paint the CSX tunnels around the community.

This article originally ran in NASHtoday (6amcity.com)