Putnam County’s Picture Perfect Public Art Locations

Sep 9, 2022 | Arts, Front Page | 0 comments

Not sure where to capture the perfect photo with an artistic backdrop on your next visit to Putnam County? No worries! We’ve got you covered on our top places to take that jaw-dropping photo with a memorable, colorful background.

  1. Train Mural – Located in Hurricane on main street on the Belknap Dough Company Building, this detailed train mural is the best spot to get that classy old school photo. Bonus Backdrop: Grab a piping hot slice of pie from Belknap for lunch or dinner and snap a selfie in front of their pizza wing mural!
  2. Blind Wizard Mural – Located in Hurricane on main street on the Blind Wizard building, this fantastic wizard mural is the perfect place to snap a cool and mysterious frame.
  3. Fairy Door Trail – Located at the beginning of the Fairy Door Trail in Valley Park, this mural of two colorful fairy wings is the best place to get the perfect photo to capture your inner fairy dreams.
  4. Meeks Mountain Trails – For those willing to put in some steps for their unique backdrops, visit Meeks Mountain trails, where you’ll find several murals and other smaller works of art hidden among the 25+ miles of trails.

Wherever you find your perfect photo spot, be sure to tag your social posts with #PutnamWV!