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Naturalists Gate map_it

  • Location: Central Park West at West 77th St.
  • Description: Tablet
  • Materials: Bronze
  • Inscription: NATURALISTS GATE / THIS GATE IS DEDICATED TO THE THOUSANDS / WHO
    HAVE HERE ENTERED CENTRAL PARK / TO STUDY NATURE UNDER THE
    SPONSORSHIP OF / THE AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY/

Please note, the NAME field includes a primary designation as well as alternate namings often in common or popular usage. The DEDICATED field refers to the most recent dedication, most often, but not necessarily the original dedication date. If the monument did not have a formal dedication, the year listed reflects the date of installation.

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