Manhattan in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Park Dreams, Stuyvesant Park
Diedre Murphy, Cycling
—2000 Olympics —
Erected by New York City Sports Commission.
Location. 40° 44.033′ N, 73° 59.067′ W. Marker is in Manhattan, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from Second Avenue. Touch for map. The marker is near the fountain in the western side of Stuyvesant Square Park, bordered by East 15th & East 17th Streets, Second Avenue and Rutherford Place. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10003, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. George's Church (within shouting distance of this marker); William Penn Carriage Block and Hitching Post Pvt. Moses Miller (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Antonin Dvořák plaque and statue (about 400 feet away); Rutherford Medical (about 400 feet away); Rutherford Place (about 400 feet away); The Famous Czech Composer (about 600 feet away); Petrus Stuyvesant's Pear Tree (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manhattan.
Regarding Park Dreams, Stuyvesant Park. This was part of the publicity campaign for the failed attempt by New York City to be the host city for the 2012 Olympic Games.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 5, 2011, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 540 times since then and 15 times this year. Last updated on June 14, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 5, 2011, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.