Madison in Dane County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Glenwood Children's Park
For children to enjoy nature at its best
presented by the children of
Mr. & Mrs. Louis Gardner
Ruth Gardner Reese – Louis Gardner Jr.
Martha Gardner Wernig
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"As you witness the touch of his hand
in the wonders of nature
you too will feel closer to God"
Designed by Jens Jensen
World famous landscape architect
Dedicated Oct. 7, 1949
Location. 43° 3.232′ N, 89° 26.247′ W. Marker is in Madison, Wisconsin, in Dane County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Glenwood Street and Cross Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Madison WI 53711, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Plough Inn (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Plough Inn (about 700 feet away); Old Spring Hotel (approx. ¼ mile away); Old Spring Tavern (approx. ¼ mile away); Jacobs House I (approx. 0.4 miles away); Nakoma (approx. half a mile away); John M. Olin (approx. half a mile away); In Memory of Our Beloved Sons (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
Regarding Glenwood Children's Park.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. These are markers for buildings that were probably constructed of sandstone from the park.
Also see . . . Madison Landmarks Commission. The landmark nomination form for the park (pdf). (Submitted on April 14, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.)
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Entertainment •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 13, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 596 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 13, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. 6, 7. submitted on April 14, 2011, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.