Stay dry while finding a rainbow on the island at the colorful Umbrella mural in Galveston.

Located in Downtown Galveston on 22nd Street, between Post Office and Post Office Rear streets, this glass-half-full, rainy day mural can be found on the side of an old McCrory’s five and dime store. 

Created by visual artist Adam Garrison (hailing by @ogfz_ on Instagram), the colorful work colorful depicts blue raindrops falling on a black umbrella, which is surrounded by rainbow-painted tiles.

The mural is in good company, as this particular area is known for featuring many talented graffiti artists. You’re stumble into find a slew of others while looking for Garrison’s mural.

While you’re there, be sure to check out other Galveston area favorites and must-dos. There are plenty of other parks, bars, restaurants and more, just waiting to be discovered around the corner.

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Photo: 365 Houston

Adam Garrison’s Umbrella Mural in Galveston

  • Location: On the eastern side of 22nd Street in Downtown Galveston, between Postoffice and Postoffice Rear streets
  • Best Time to Photograph: The mural is shaded by the street most times of day. Given that it’s under an awning, it’s pretty photogenic throughout the day. It seems ideally suited for striking a poison on a rainy day.
  • Parking: Metered street and paid lot parking is available in the surrounding area.
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Photo: 365 Houston
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Cody Swann is a writer and musician born and raised in Houston. When he isn't recording or touring the country with his band, Wild Moccasins, he can be found covering live music and arts events for 365 Things to Do in Houston.