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Blindengarten - Bonn, Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Maisi2
N 50° 42.829 E 007° 08.095
32U E 368329 N 5619660
Quick Description: A Garden of the Blind within the Rheinaue Leisure Park, Bonn, Germany.
Location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Date Posted: 7/17/2016 3:12:25 AM
Waymark Code: WMRPA0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member DougK
Views: 11

Long Description:
The Garden for the Blind is 2,000 square metres in size and was inaugurated in 1983 to enable also blind persons to enjoy the flora of the Rheinaue Leisure Park. There is a bronze slab near the entrance with a map giving an overview of the entire garden. Of course, inscriptions are also in braille, as are the explanations of the names of the plants, eg. thyme, peony, carnation, rosemary. Touching the plants is explicitly encouraged.

(Source: Website of Stadt Bonn (visit link) (German)
Name: The Garden for the Blind - Blindengarten

Street Location: Rheinaue Leisure Park

Local Municipality: Stadt Bonn

State/Province, etc.: NRW

Country: Germany

Web Site: [Web Link]

Memorial/Commemoration: It is a special garden for the blind.

Date Established: 1983

Art (murals/sculpture, etc.): Sculpture "Blindenbrunnen" by Richard Engels

Picnic Facilities: Not listed

Recreational Facilities: Not listed

Monuments/Statues: Not listed

Fountains: Not listed

Ponds/Lakes/Streams/Rivers/Beach: Not listed

Special Events: Not listed

Traditional Geocaches: Not listed

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