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Wien Walk Plaques

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  • Location: either side of Scholars Gate
  • Description: Two plaques
  • Materials: Bronze
  • Dimensions: H: 11" W: 1'4"
  • Cast: ca. 1988
  • Dedicated: ca. 1988
  • Fabricator: ASI Signs
  • Donor: Central Park Conservancy
  • Inscription: Right plaque: WIEN WALK / "TIME DECLARES THEIR GOOD... / AND PROVES THEIR IMMORTALITY." / HUGH ROBERT ORR /

    Left plaque: WIEN WALK / LAWRENCE A. WIEN / 1905-1988 /

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Harlem Meer Center (formerly Lasker Rink)

The Harlem Meer Center is closed in order to rebuild the facility to increase access to nearby communities and enhance year-round programming. For more information, visit Central Park Conservancy's Rebuilding Harlem Meer Center page.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2024

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Lasker

The Harlem Meer Center is closed in order to rebuild the facility to increase access to nearby communities and enhance year-round programming. For more information, visit Central Park Conservancy's Rebuilding Harlem Meer Center page.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2024

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