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Decatur, Texas: Metal Dice and Mural

A postcard-style mural and a 12-foot-tall set of dice echo this town's cryptic slogan, "Eighter from Decatur."

S. Church St., Decatur, TX
Downtown. Visible westbound only from either E. Main or E. Walnut Sts at their intersection with S. Church St.
Lit at night. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Town mural and dice.

Metal Dice and Mural

The dice are very rusty but the mural has held up well!

[Olivia L., 07/13/2022]

The dice are made of a special steel alloy that's designed to rust as a way to protect the metal.

Dice And Mural.

Metal Dice And Mural

Unique dice and mural.

[Betty, 02/14/2017]

Both the mural and dice were completed in 2016. The dice sculpture represents the city's odd slogan, "Eighter from Decatur," and was sculpted by two local brothers. The dice are lit from within at night by color-shifting LEDs.

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