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J. Hood Wright Park

Highlights

3000 A.D. Diffusion Piece

This 5,100-pound abstract piece by sculptor Terry Fugate-Wilcox (born 1944) is constructed out of bolted plates of magnesium and aluminum. Over time, the layers will fuse… Read More

Manhattan Schist in New York City Parks

Schist—which can be seen in Morningside Park, Marcus Garvey Memorial Park, and J Hood Wright Park—is an extremely strong and durable rock type. Deep below… Read More

Manhattan Schist in New York City Parks - J. Hood Wright Park

Schist, which can be seen in J. Hood Wright Park, is an extremely strong and durable rock type. Deep below the buildings and busy streets of New York City, beneath the… Read More

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J. Hood Wright Park Weather

  • Thu
    Areas Fog then Mostly Cloudy
    62°F
  • Fri
    Scattered Showers and Areas Fog
    61°F
  • Sat
    Rain Likely
    58°F
  • Sun
    Mostly Sunny
    47°F

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