5 Must-See Murals in Abilene, Kansas

By Abilene Convention & Visitors Bureau on December 23, 2019

Thanks to generous donations from the Community Foundation of Dickinson County and Arts Council of Dickinson County, Abilene is home to a variety of unique, photo-worthy murals. 

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1. Abilene Mural

Graffiti artist, Whitney Kerr, completed this vintage postcard-inspired mural in downtown Abilene. Each letter depicts an important part of Abilene's history.

Location: 324 N. Spruce St

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2. Train Mural

Celebrating Abilene's days as a Chisholm Trail cowtown, this mural by graffiti artist, Whitney Kerr, pays homage to the railroad, which carried hundreds of thousands of head of cattle to eastern markets. 

Location: 207 NE 3rd St

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3.  Harmon Mural

This interactive mural inspires visitors to create a variety of poses. This giant mural was modeled after local resident Harmon Geissinger and completed by graffiti artist, Whitney Kerr.

Location: 200 NW Broadway

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4. Wild Bill Hickok Mural

Paying respects to Abilene's famous former town marshal, Wild Bill Hickok, this mural was completed in 2018 by local artist William Counter. 

Location: 201 N Buckeye Ave

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5. American Bison Stamp Mural

The American Bison is featured on this special 6 cent stamp postmarked from Abilene and completed by local artist William Counter.

Location: 203 N. Cedar St

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