New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Buildings • Science & Medicine.
Location. 40° 46.762′ N, 73° 58.139′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from 79th Street Transverse Rd. Belvedere Tower is located on Turtle Pond in New York Central Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 72 79th Street Transverse Rd, New York NY 10024, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Central Park's Ancient Egyptian Obelisk (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cleopatra’s Needle (approx. 0.2 miles away); Addressing the Statue (approx. ¼ mile away); The New-York Historical Society (approx. ¼ mile away); The Metropolitan Museum of Art (approx. 0.3 miles away); Cultural Services of The French EmbassyHarry F. Sinclair House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Henry Bliss (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . .
1. Belvedere Castle - Central Park.com. Originally designed in 1865 by Calvert Vaux and Jacob Wrey Mould, Belvedere Castle was intended to be a Victorian Folly, a fantasy structure that provides a great backdrop and views, but without a real intended purpose. (Submitted on June 30, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.)
2. Belvedere Castle - Central Park. "Daytonian in Manhattan" entry. (Submitted on March 20, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 30, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 393 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on June 30, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.