Pine Bluff's Famous Downtown Murals
(Locations, descriptions and photos below)
Don’t miss these exquisite and educational works of art on the exterior walls of several of Pine Bluff’s downtown buildings. Listen to the audio files below to hear a more detailed description of each work.
The Arkansas Flag
Chestnut & U.S. 65B: Honors Willie Hocker, designer of the State Flag of Arkansas.
The Saracen Mural
100 S. Main St.: Dedicated to the memory of Quapaw Chief Saracen, Rescuer of the Stolen Children and legendary hero of Jefferson County.
The Delta Heritage Mural
129 S. Main St.: Depicting scenes in the life of Jefferson County residents between the 1920s and 1940s.
The Medical Mural
201 S. Main St.: Celebrates the history of the past and present medical facilities in Pine Bluff, including Davis hospital and Jefferson Regional Medical Center.
204 S. Main St.: Traces the growth of Branch Normal College, which became Arkansas AM&N and is now the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.
The Movie Mural
209 S. Main St.: Honors Freeman Harrison Owens and Max Aaronson, two Pine Bluffians who contributed much to the movie industry.
Main Street 1888 Mural
224 S. Main St.: Main Street as it appeared in 1888.
The Auto Club Mural
300 S. Main St.: All automobile owners in Jefferson County met at the end of Main Street in 1905 to pose for a photograph.
The Timber Mural
301 E. 5th Ave.: Depicts elements of the timber industry, including logging, train steam engines, and sawmills.
The River Mural
111 W. 5th Ave.: Portrays life on the Arkansas River during another time.
The Old Fire Station Mural
716 S. Main St.: City Hall and Fire Station, circa 1892.