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The Mural Walk in Ashland

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The many murals in Ashland give a fine review of the history of the area and its people. I suggest getting out of the car and using the helpful map to get right up to all of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 18, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

The many murals in Ashland give a fine review of the history of the area and its people. I suggest getting out of the car and using the helpful map to get right up to all of them. This will take a ct least an hour, but it is well worth it.

Fairmont, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

This was a must see for me after reading the reviews here...Ashland is a beautiful treasure right on Lake Superior and the Mural Walk did not disappoint....actually, my experience of this attraction was a mural driving tour, but simply pulling up to the murals did not detract from their beauty and awesomeness....the city needs to make sure these are NEVER... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

I cannot imagine how many hours went into creating these gorgeous murals! They were all within a few blocks of each other making it easy access.

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Kitchener, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Listed in the CAA tour book. Pick up a brochure at a travel stop for directions and locations as there are a few towns who have 'muraled' their history. A nice walk through a small town to see these murals that are very well done. Close to their waterfront which has been maintained for visitors. This was a lunch stop... More 

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Milton, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Ashland is a great place to stroll and take a step into the past and see what it was like from the mid 1800's to the mid 1900's. The murals are representations of the people and times of the eras, historical happenings and featuring a backdrop of buildings and architecture some of which still stand. As you stroll you can... More 

Thank Jay N
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I absolutely Adored staying in Ashland, and the Mural Walk is an intriguing astounding way to begin to understand more of Ashland's people and history - The murals offer vignettes of what is most important to the wonderful people of this northern, Lake Superior based community - And I thoroughly enjoyed the Murals, as I toured and explored the rest... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

The murals are beautiful. We kept looking for a color picture book of the murals. Shop owners were all helpful and willing to listen to ideas and suggestions from tourists. This tells me that this town is serious about improving their town and services. We finally found a picture book but had to go to the historical society to buy... More 

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Weyerhaeuser, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Take the time to see these murals done by 2 local artists. These are historical depictions of the community members and the history of the area. It really is beneficial to take time to looks up the descriptions of these murals prior to or during your tour. What a marvelous way to convey the history of the city and the... More 

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Farmington, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We were not expecting this but it was well done and interesting. The detail is very good. You will want to explore the downtown area to see all the murals. There are brochures available with maps and locations. Pick a nice sunny day.

Thank BobH14
Lake Tomahawk, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We stayed in Ashland for the Apple festival in Bayfield. We were told that the hand painted murals throughout the town was a must see! You have to even go down the alleys and see the hidden murals. I tool many pictures.....but.....it really is so much better in person. They tell a story of the area and the people. Don't... More 

Thank Julie L

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