May 21, 2014

Water Features at Glen Burnie


garden pondOne thing that makes the gardens of Glen Burnie so delightful is the series of water gardens. A natural spring on the property was diverted to form ponds and even a waterfall.

Designed by Julian Wood Glass, Jr., and R. Lee Taylor, the gardens were created in the second half of the 20th Century. Mr. Glass bequeathed this spectacular property to a foundation in order that it could be enjoyed by the public. Tickets are available at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley.

See also: Visit to Glen Burnie (2007 post).




4 comments:

  1. the 3rd shot is just full of color!

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  2. Beautiful and tranquil! I definitely see the appeal.

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  3. It looks so lovely there! :)

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