Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City

2.9
#9 of 21 in Parks in Queens
Park · Hidden Gem · Landmark
Socrates Sculpture Park is an outdoor museum and public park where artists can create and exhibit sculptures and multi-media installations. It is located one block from the Noguchi Museum at the intersection of Broadway and Vernon Boulevard in the neighborhood of Astoria, Queens, New York City. In addition to exhibition space, the park offers an arts education program, artist residency program, and job training.
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  • I went to Sophocles Sculpture Park after the Noguchi Museum. At the time of my visit (a Friday afternoon in October) the area resembled a construction site rather than a sculpture park. It all...  more »
  • This is a neat little park to see if you’re already in the area. When I chose to go, it was between exhibitions, and you could tell one sculpture had been damaged and was being repaired (the pyramid....  more »
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  • A beautiful park with so many colors! It’s dog friendly which is always a plus for us. They have a little workshop where kids can make things. There’s different sculptures around the park which are nice and it’s good to read the descriptions that have plenty of info. They have events at the park and pamphlets are available for more information.
  • Awesome place to relax and enjoy the view. Great place for pictures. A lot of people are running there early in the morning and this is what I have been doing for a long time. In the evening is great when the sun goes down. The park is really clean.

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