Gallery: PHOTOS: Louis I. Kahn’s Four Freedoms Park Nears Completion on...

Now, 40 years after Kahn first began designing it, Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park will finally come to fruition. Roosevelt Islanders and other New Yorkers will be able to rest under its large shade trees, overlook the city skyline and reflect in the "Room," a meditative space at the end of the park which was inspired by FDR's belief that any problem between individuals or nations could be solved by them sitting together to discuss things peacefully as around the family dining room table.

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