Norfolk, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Norfolk Botanical Gardens
Erected 1988 by Department of Conservation and Historic Resources. (Marker Number KN-2.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Agriculture • Man-Made Features. In addition, it is included in the Virginia Department of Historic Resources, and the Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1938.
Location. 36° 54.099′ N, 76° 12.1′ W. Marker is in Norfolk, Virginia. Marker is on Botanical Gardens Ac Road. Marker is in Norfolk Botanical Gardens. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Norfolk VA 23518, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Air Traffic Control (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Norfolk International Airport (about 600 feet away); How do Planes Fly? (about 600 feet away); U.S.N. Armed Guard of World War II Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Col. John Thorowgood Jr. (approx. 2.1 miles away); Bataan Corregidor Memorial (approx. 2.8 miles away); Pearl Harbor Memorial (approx. 2.8 miles away); Confederate Defense Line (approx. 3.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norfolk.
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