Enid Haupt Garden

Title

Enid Haupt Garden

Description

The Enid Haupt Garden was created in the 1980s as part of a redesign of the area around the Smithsonian Castle. It sits to the south of the Castle and above the underground galleries and offices of the National Museum of African Art, Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, and S. Dillon Ripley Center. The garden is named for publisher and horticultural philanthropist Enid A. Haupt. The design of the garden is a modern take on American gardens from the mid-to-late 1800s.

Source

Smithsonian Gardens. View original.

Coverage

Physical Description

Four acre garden.

Location

On the National Mall between the Castle and Independence Avenue

Description

The Enid Haupt Garden was created in the 1980s as part of a redesign of the area around the Smithsonian Castle. It sits to the south of the Castle and above the underground galleries and offices of the National Museum of African Art, Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, and S. Dillon Ripley Center. The garden is named for publisher and horticultural philanthropist Enid A. Haupt. The design of the garden is a modern take on American gardens from the mid-to-late 1800s.

Creator

Jean Paul Carlhian

Coverage

1980-1999

Source

Smithsonian Gardens. View original.