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Central Park New York

What links Birkenhead Park with Central Park New York? Read on to find out more…

Central Park

Central Park. The New York connection.





In 1850 the American park architect Frederick Olmsted toured Britain looking at parks, and visited Birkenhead Park. He incorporated some of the features he saw in Birkenhead Park into his creations in America - notably Central Park, New York. Visit the Central Park website here...