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Sakura Park

Japanese Tori map_it

  • Location: North end of park, in fenced grassy area
  • Description: Lantern on pedestal
  • Materials: Limestone
  • Dedicated: October 10, 1960
  • Inscription: Not visible:

    Presented by the citizens of the Metropolis of Tokyo to the citizens of the City of New York in celebration of the Tokyo-New York sister-city affiliation inaugurated on February 29th, 1960.

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

Directions to Sakura Park

  • Sakura Park
  • Sakura Park 2

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