Beautiful New York

A Celebration of the City

Top 10 Greatest Gardens in NYC — #9

Noguchi Museum Garden

9 Noguchi GardenAn artistic oasis in the mostly industrial northwest corner of Astoria, Queens, the Isamu Noguchi Museum is a peaceful and fascinating exhibition of sculptures from the famed Japanese-American artist. The garden, within the museum walls, offers some of Noguchi’s most beautiful and precise sculptures, including a fountain similar to the one found at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. A perfect spot for meditation and reflection, this is one of the hidden gems of the city’s largest borough.


1 Comment

  1. Also one of our greatest out-of-the-way museums. You know Noguchi used to design sets for Martha Graham?

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: