Gallery: Louis I. Kahn’s Monumental Four Freedoms Park to Open This Fal...

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Roosevelt Island's Four Freedoms Park will finally be celebrating its grand opening this October! The momentous event will take place almost 40 years after the space was designed by architectural visionary Louis I. Kahn to commemorate president Franklin D. Roosevelt for whom the island is named. The elegant green space will be located on the southern tip of the landmass and will honor the 32nd U.S. President and the four essential freedoms he believed in: freedom of speech and expression, freedom of worship, freedom from want, and freedom from fear.

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