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Marcus Garvey Park

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  • Location: Madison Avenue, southwest of East 121 Street
  • Architect: James Bogardus
  • Description: Frame, deck, bell
  • Materials: Cast iron, wood, iron
  • Dedicated: 1857
  • Donor: Fire Department

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.

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

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Marcus Garvey Park Weather

  • Sat
    Dense Fog then Partly Sunny
    63°F
  • Sun
    Mostly Sunny and Breezy
    46°F
  • Mon
    Partly Sunny
    53°F
  • Tue
    Chance Showers
    54°F

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