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Category: Calvert Vaux

2017
 

How Geology Influenced Central Park’s Design

By Central Park Conservancy|07 September 2017
Have you ever noticed – or climbed – Central Park’s impressive rock formations? Al... Read more  

 

160 Years of Central Park: A Brief History

By Central Park Conservancy|01 June 2017
Central Park serves as a peaceful haven for New Yorkers — an escape from the City grind and a ... Read more  

 

Calvert Vaux and the Vision of Bethesda Terrace

By Central Park Conservancy|08 March 2017
This week, we honor Central Park’s lesser-known (but no less visionary!) co-designer, Calvert ... Read more  

2016
 

Sculpted Nature: Landscape Architecture in Central Park

By Central Park Conservancy|12 October 2016
A popular misconception of Central Park is that its 843 acres are the last remaining natural land in... Read more