From Harbor Park to Ocean View Beach and from the comfort of your car, see 17 public art projects created through the City of Norfolk’s 1% for art program. Add some extra time to discover more than 30 murals in the NEON district.
If you prefer a bike ride, it only takes about 30 minutes more (a 14.2 mile ride).
Here’s what you’ll see:
City Hall/Union St.: Mural
“Crown Shyness” by Navid Rahman
Fountain Park Garage exterior: Mural
“Fathoms of Freedom” by Christopher Kozak
(Need a quick break? Stop in MacArthur Center & visit our Offsite Gallery (2nd Floor, Suite #287- Enter the MacArthur parking garage from City Hall Ave., turn right to park at S2 after you pull your ticket, park by the entrance and make a left after you enter and it’s just a few doors up)
Have a few extra minutes? Make your way over to the Chrysler Museum and in the parking lot you’ll see several sculptures too.
Attucks Theatre: (sculpture in the median just outside)
“Ascension to a Higher State of Being” by Ayokunle Odele
Virginia Zoo: 1 sculpture
“All Things Within All Things” by Matthew Geller
Lafayette Park: 4 murals
By Allison Bachman-Webster
Wards Corner: 1 sculpture
“Wards Corner Gateway” by Gordon Huether
Ocean View: 2 murals
“Across the Bay” & “Cobalt Blue Summer” by Cecilia Lueza