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Patrick Henry Park

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1961, 1964, 1966, partial implementation. 1992, redesign and planting, Higgins Associates, landscape architects. 2400 block of E. Broad St. (north side)

Planned as a setting to frame St. John's Church, the park across the street was an eyesore for years, with a deteriorating modern reflecting pool, painted light blue, at the center. The park was replanned and refurbished in the early 1990s.

Writing Credits

Richard Guy Wilson et al.


What's Nearby


Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Patrick Henry Park", [Richmond, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, Richard Guy Wilson and contributors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, 198-198.

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