Add a Little Color to Your Long Outdoor Runs
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As winter comes to Philly, we’re all trying to get in those long outdoor runs before the cold weather hits. So while you can, why not take in some beautiful art with your cardio?

long outdoor runsFortunately, Philadelphia’s abundance of murals and street art provide amazing scenic routes to make your long outdoor runs more enjoyable; no matter what part of the city you’re in. To help, we’ve put together some must-see mural stops to hit on your journey through the city!

Center City

Beasley Building Mural on 12th between Walnut and Sansomlong outdoor runs

Photo cred: phillymuralpic.com

Asian-Arts Initiative Ground Mural 1201 Pearl Street

long outdoor runsPhoto cred: @phillylovenotes

South Philadelphia

#PhillyTheBern Bernie Sanders mural (22nd & Catherine)

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Photo cred: geekadelphia.com

‘Joyful’ Keith Haring Mural (22nd & Ellsworth)

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Photo cred: azcentral.com

Southwest Philadelphia

Bridging the Gap Mural 5741 Woodland Ave

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Photo cred: Jack Ramsdale for muralarts.org

West Philadelphia

LoveLetters Series can be seen from the Septa Platforms  Market -Frankford line (westbound)

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* travel up and down the stairs for an advanced run

Lower North Philadelphia  (No Libs /Brewerytown)

The Stamp of Incarceration: James Anderson. 1131 Callowhill St

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Photo cred: Steve Weinik for muralarts.org

Upper North Philadelphia  (Temple U)

You go girl (Ursula Rucker mural 1531 Ridge Ave)  

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Photo cred: sincerelysheproject.tumblr.com

Bridesburg-Kensington-Richmond  (Fishtown/Kensington)

Pigeon Mural (Berks El Stop in Fishtown) Front St

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Photo cred: @streetsdept

El’levation Mural (Kensington El Stop)

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Photo cred: @streetsdept

Roxborough-Manayunk

Water Under The Bridge Mural  The Fountain Street Steps in Manayunk, at Fountain and Umbria Streets.

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Photo cred: Steve Weinik for muralarts.org

So what are you waiting for? Grab your friends and hit the city streets for your long outdoor runs this fall! For a more mellow walking tour of different murals across the city, you can join the Mural Arts Program tour here www.muralarts.org