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The Quadrangle - Springfield, MA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2
N 42° 06.222 W 072° 35.137
18T E 699634 N 4664111
Quick Description: The Quadrangle is a space in Springfield, Massachusetts that is the home to several Museums, a Library and the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 6/25/2013 2:48:13 PM
Waymark Code: WMHD25
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
Views: 3

Long Description:
Coordinates are set at the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden which is in the center of the Quadrangle.
Wikipedia (visit link) adds:

"The Quadrangle is a cluster of five museums in Springfield, Massachusetts, on Chestnut Street in Metro Center. Five museums and the Springfield City Library surround the Dr. Seuss National Memorial Sculpture Garden. On the corner of Chestnut and State Streets, Merrick Park is distinguished by sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens "The Puritan," a statue depicting one of Springfield's settlers, Deacon Samuel Chapin. Also located near that edge of the Quadrangle is the Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts' Christ Church Cathedral. The Roman Catholic St. Michael's Cathedral adjoins the neo-classical Springfield City Library at the southeast corner of the Quadrangle."

The Museums include:
Michele & Donald D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts
Connecticut Valley Historical Museum
Springfield Science Museum
Lyman and Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History
George Walter Vincent Smith Art Museum
Wikipedia Url: [Web Link]

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