National Association for Olmsted Parks


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National Association for Olmsted Parks

Address:1111 16th St NW, Suite 310
Washington, DC 20036

Phone:202-223-9113
Fax:202-223-9112
Phone:866-666-6905
Web: www.olmsted.org
Established: 1980. Description:Coalition of park advocates, landscape architects, planners, historians, conservationists, and civic leaders committed to preserving the landscape heritage of Frederick Law Olmstead, the original landscape architect. Olmsted designed more than 100 public park grounds, including Central Park in New York City, as well as some 200 private estates, 50 residential communities, and 40 academic campuses. NAOP offers support, advice, and information for the preservation of Olmsted's historic landscapes. Members: 350. Dues: $35/year.
Publications: Field Notes (quarterly); free to members.

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