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Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden

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This modern sculpture garden is made up of winding pathways, picturesque park grounds, and elegant water features, perfect for an escape in the city. The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden features priceless works of art featuring a dynamic design that integrates sublimely with the gorgeous natural setting. A perfect enclave for any art or design lovers, looking for a taste of art history, with some of the world's most important contemporary pieces on display.

seeker 2 years ago

Tour the Sydney and Walda Bestoff Sculpture Garden: The Sydney and Walda Bestoff Sculpture Garden is located in City Park directly beside the New Orleans Museum of Art. All park visitors are able to freely access the sculpture garden and check out over 90 unique pieces by artists all over the world. The garden spans eleven acres, making it easy to spend an afternoon appreciating the collection.

kaylee 2 years ago

Free Admission, beautifully manicured, lots of sculptures - "plenty of things to book your face or chat your snaps or whatever you whippersnappers do these days with your pocket computers..."

hiusa 2 years ago

Great selection of sculpture in a well-designed space.

hiusa 2 years ago

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