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For most people outside of Yonkers Untermyer Gardens is an unknown entity. Driving by the tall concrete wall on North Broadway hides all that this wonderful garden has to offer. The spring flowers and the Christmas light display get better every year. Restoration has been…
From the street, the gardens inside a hidden behind brick walls. But take a stroll inside and wow.... you forget there is a hospital and executive park up the road loaded with businesses. Perfect for a break from work or even an afternoon of relaxation.
This place is beautiful and nature is showing you all of its wonders. The flowers and the waterfall is tranquil . The path throughout the grounds becomes silent as if you can hears the voices of the plants and trees..
The Untermeyer Estate is long, long gone, but what remains are the sprawling gardens. Fallen into decayed ruins, the gardens have been (and continue to be) lovingly restored by conservators and a phalanx of volunteers, and their work is glorious. "Temples," pathways, winding…
This is a beautiful park right in Yonkers. I have not been in the summer when everything is in bloom and I am sure gorgeous. Be sure to check out the loooong staircase the leads to the Hudson River. Supposedly the Son of San spent some time here.