"Shakespeare Garden at Central Park" Central Park Tip by arissat

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The garden was dedicated to Shakespeare in 1916, the 300th anniversary of his death. Following a Victorian tradition, only flowers mentioned in Shakespeare's plays and poetry were planted in the garden.

Address: West Side between 79th and 80th Streets
Directions: Bounded by Centeral Park West & 5th Ave. and W. 110thSt. & W. 59 th St.
Phone: (212) 310-6600
Website: http://www.centralparknyc.org/

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  • Written Sep 24, 2002
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