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Riverside Park

Untitled map_it

  • Location: Near 91st Street
  • Sculptor: Robert J. Cassilly, Jr.
  • Architect: Mark Morison
  • Description: Numerous small figures (life size) set in a large boulder
  • Materials: Bronze
  • Cast: ca. 1993
  • Dedicated: April 25, 1993
  • Fabricator: Robert J. Cassilly, Jr.
  • Donor: The Playground Project, Inc.

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For more information, please contact Art & Antiquities at (212) 360-8143

Directions to Riverside Park

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ParkRiverside Park

The northernmost A-dock at the 79th Street Boat Basin is currently closed to public access for structural enhancements. The dock will be further supported with non-wood pilings and a new wave screen.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2016

Riverside Park Weather

  • Wed
    Rain Likely
    37°F
  • Thu
    Snow
    28°F
  • Fri
    Sunny
    27°F
  • Sat
    Mostly Sunny
    37°F

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