The Topiary Park in Columbus, Ohio is a living landscape of a painting of a landscape. The Park is a living topiary of world-renowned artist Georges Seurat’s Post-Impressionist pointillist masterpiece A Sunday Afternoon on the Isle of La Grande Jatte. Topiary Park is the only known living sculptural interpretation of a painting and consists of eight boats, 54 human figures, three dogs, a monkey and a cat. Each figure is made of yew, the tallest of which stands 12 feet tall and guests can gain the best view of the painting from the eastern-most hill to the left of the bronze plaque in the Park.
Things to Do in Columbus, Ohio: Topiary Park
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