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Strawberry Fields, John Lennon Memorial

W. Park Dr. and W. 72nd St., New York City, NY 10023
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W. Park Dr. and W. 72nd St., New York City, NY 10023
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Easily accessible while riding your bike around Central Park. Worth stopping at for a few minutes to either pay your respects or take a few photos of the mural on the path. That's it though. There maybe someone present singing and playing a guitar and...More

1  Thank MasonMaui
Reviewed 5 days ago

This memorial is situated in a lovely quiet part of the park and although nothing fancy, it is still a fitting tribute to John Lennon. What probably adds to the attraction is the buskers who sit nearby with a guitar playing his songs and people...More

1  Thank Jacqui H
Reviewed 5 days ago

If you were not a fan of John Lennon, it's not worthy visiting. It's just a mosaic work on the floor and some artist singing (if you record it, please give them some money).

1  Thank EstelaAltoe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been before when it was less busy and perhaps that was the problem. This time the crowds seemed less respectful - taking selfies and photos in all sorts of self indulgent poses. I've always found this a quiet and more contemplative space in the...More

1  Thank Peytonsage
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although this memorial isn't the most sophisticated one, it's simplicity brought about something very meaningful.

1  Thank TravelReviewer1983
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Living is certainly easy here. Smaller then I would have liked but it's a relaxing, peaceful place to sit. Dakota building just across the road and the rest of the park accessible to enjoy.

Thank Fishthemod
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is always someone playing beatles music so it is a nice atmosphere you will experience...take a flower with you and place it with the others that adorn the small square

Thank ColleenCo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited here in mid July to see this beautiful piece of art. I really think that everybody should visit this memorial, whether you are a beatles fan or not. The art on the ground is gorgeous and very inspiring. It is always peaceful and...More

1  Thank peytonnovoa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good stop for pictures. People are always nice to offer to take pictures of each other in group photos.

Thank kellog7771
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very simple yet meaningful memorial for John Lennon. The location is sheltered with trees, so it is very cooling and relaxing to sit and enjoy the moment . The area is very crowded with people. If you want to take pictures of the memorial,...More

Thank Phi S
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Chris A
25 August 2016|
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Response from Davethe H | Reviewed this property |
Go to Central Park - follow the signs. Not difficult to find at all.
29 March 2016|
Response from stagetogo |
We where glad there was market traders as some of the rubbish sold just to make a quick buck And John would not liked it Just be glad to be there take a picture and enjoy the moments
Eileen M
4 October 2015|
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Response from Lovelyliki | Reviewed this property |
There were people selling t shirts & other memorabilia the day we were there