City Shaping: The Olmsteds & Louisville
During your trip, you will have resources to help you understand how the designs of Olmsted and his firm shaped the city for future generations.
• The Visitor Guide organizes the application by topic. Make a choice in the Visitor Guide to go to the location of that information in the application.
• The Map gives an overview of Louisville and offers a panoramic tour of the park system.
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The network of parks and parkways for Louisville, KY designed by Frederick Law Olmsted, Sr., and his son, John Charles Olmsted, was the last park system of the elder Olmsted's fifty year career.
This interactive documentary is designed to let you travel through the system on your own to learn about that important cultural landscape.
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