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Address: 480 E Town St, Columbus, OH 43215-4708
Phone Number: +1 614-645-0197

Georges Seurat's "Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande...

Georges Seurat's "Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte" is recreated in a sculptured evergreen garden featuring larger-than-life human figures, animals and boats.

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Nice urban park

I was doing some research at the main library and came to this park several times for a picnic lunch. Seems well maintained.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Olympia, Washington
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Olympia, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was doing some research at the main library and came to this park several times for a picnic lunch. Seems well maintained.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful spot to take a walk through the beautiful trees and gardens. The topiaries are based on the painting "A Walk in the Park". Very well maintained.

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Willoughby, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very well done version of a famous painting done with topiary figures. A new experience to appreciate art.

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New Albany, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

A gem of a park nestled in and among the downtown Columbus landscape. Beautiful in both the summer and winter (white lights twinkle on the topiary during the holidays). A wonderful replication of George Seurat's famous work, A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte. So fun and so creative to see it as a topiary garden. Small... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We finally made it to see the Topiary Garden! It was on our bucket list and it did not disappoint. Lovely, quiet, well done, a great place to sit and muse with A Sunday in the Park... stretching in front of you. It's not a big time commitment but well worth the time to walk from the museum or CCAD... More 

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Mentor, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

I enjoyed walking around this park and viewing the "topiary sculptures" in the park. It's a little gem in the middle of the city. Unfortunately, the gift shop wasn't open.

Thank leesabizzybee
Columbus, Ohio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

They have many topiary sculptures in this outdoor urban garden. Worth a look see if you are in the area. Also checkout the new main library and park behind it.

1 Thank tommindful
Hilliard, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

This Garden amazes me!!!!! How these shrubs are shaped into a French scene is wonderful. The park is an interesting part of Columbus 's history. So thankful money is found each year to keep this park open for public viewing.

Thank Pepsi38
Clarksville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

My husband and I, along with 50 seniors with Coffee Break Tours, Camden, Tennessee, stopped here to tour these awesome gardens. What a treat! We have been through Columbus at least 100 times during our business travels and visiting relatives but never heard of this. What a find! Everyone must go here. We took many, many pictures. There is a... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

This park was darling!! If you love art and nature, it's a must stop. We parked the car along the street and just walked through the gates. The park was very clean and filled with families, couples walking, chatting and sitting in the grass. The park is not huge, but a nice size for it's location in the middle of... More 

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