Sonja Henie Ice Fountain
The ice fountain was created by the Norwegian artist Carl Nesjar, commissioned by Abel Abrahamsen and given to the people of North Elba by the Royal Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Norsk Inc, Elkem Alcoa, SAS, The Bay Foundation, Mr. & Mrs. John J. Talley.
Location. 44° 17.07′ N, 73° 59.07′ W. Marker is in Lake Placid, New York, in Essex County. Marker is on Main Street. The marker is on the grounds of the Olympic Center (Old Rink) and Lake Placid Museum. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2634 Main Street, Lake Placid NY 12946, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Henry J. Kaiser (approx. 0.4 miles away); Kate Smith Memorial (approx. half a mile away); The XIII Winter Olympic Games
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 19, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 17, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 177 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on December 17, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.