New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
In 1996 the plaza was restored by the Central Park Conservancy in partnership with the City of New York Parks & Recreation through the generosity of Time Warner.
Location. 40° 45.947′ N, 73° 58.571′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of Central Park South/West 59th Street and Avenue of the Americas/Sixth Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Central Park South/West 59th Street. Touch for map. At one of the 20 original entrances to Central Park. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10019, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Simon Bolivar Statue (within shouting distance of this marker); Hallett Nature Sanctuary (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ignacy Jan Paderewski (about 600 feet away); 130 West 57th Street (about 800 feet away); Lombard Lamp (about 800 feet away); Plaza Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Plaza Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Alwyn Court Apartments (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
More about this marker. Still Sixth Avenue to natives, it was renamed "Avenue of the Americans" to celebrate the nations of the Western Hemisphere.
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 10, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 70 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 10, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.