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Heather Garden

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Fort Washington Avenue, Fort Tryon Park, New York City, NY
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Heather Garden near the Cloisters was inspiring

A ten minute walk from the Cloisters. The garden has a variety of flowers and lots of butterflies... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2017
PatentGod
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Bridgewater, New Jersey
I love the Heather Garden All Year Round

Beautiful, peaceful, inspiring. Get lost in this magical garden at the foot of Fort Tryon Park... read more

Reviewed December 25, 2014
Lisa G
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New York City, New York
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Romantic garden, tucked away inside Fort Tryon Park, features a well-known sign that gently admonishes "Let no one say, and say it to your shame, that all was beauty here, until you came."
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Aug 4, 2017
“Heather Garden near the Cloisters was inspiring”
Dec 25, 2014
“I love the Heather Garden All Year Round”
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Fort Washington Avenue, Fort Tryon Park, New York City, NY
Manhattan
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Reviewed August 4, 2017

A ten minute walk from the Cloisters. The garden has a variety of flowers and lots of butterflies. Easy, slow walking on an August day.

Thank PatentGod
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Reviewed December 25, 2014 via mobile

Beautiful, peaceful, inspiring. Get lost in this magical garden at the foot of Fort Tryon Park. Meander through keeping open eyes to see everything.

Thank Lisa G
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Reviewed November 5, 2014

A compact, small garden, but very abundant with flowers and shrubs of all types. What surprised us was how colorful and full of blooms it still was even at the end of October. Very calm and peaceful to stroll through, it contains two garden paths...More

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Reviewed March 31, 2013

We have visited this garden many times. Yesterday was amazing! The heather was in full bloom...looking like a Monet impression. Besides the heather, crocuses,jasmine and hellabores were in bloom. Daffodils are getting ready to bloom. Very little is in bloom in NYC in the winter...More

2  Thank travelingrm
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Reviewed March 27, 2013 via mobile

It is worthwhile to pass by this while walking at The Cloisters. But it is not worth a special trip on its own. The heathers are generic (no specimen plants as far as I could tell) and do not appear to be arranged in a...More

Thank Sue P
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Reviewed August 13, 2012

Just wanted to let readers know that the iPad app location for the Heather Garden at Fort Tryon Park (FTP) shows it as below the George Washington Bridge! Obviously it is way off the mark. Having said that, FTP is one of my favorite New...More

1  Thank Jim0048
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