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Gilgal Sculpture Garden – City Park in Salt Lake City

Corona Virus Update: Gilgal is a city park so it is open but please adhere to social distancing and group restrictions. Located at 749 East 500 South in Salt Lake City, Gilgal Sculpture Garden was envisioned, designed and created by Thomas Battersby Child, Jr. in the mid-twentieth century. Tucked in the middle of the block behind houses and ... More

Gilgal Sculpture Garden | Public Lands Department

History of Gilgal Sculpture Garden. Tucked away on 749 East and 500 South is Gilgal Sculpture Garden, a hidden local treasure. It is the only visionary art environment designated in Utah, containing an all-season garden, 12 original sculptures, and over 70 stones engraved with scriptures, poems, and literary texts. More

Gilgal Sculpture Garden | Salt Lake City, UT

Gilgal Sculpture Garden. Tucked away behind houses and businesses, this mid-20th-century sculpture garden features 12 original sculptures and over 70 stones engraved with scriptures, poems, and literary texts. More

GILGAL SCULPTURE GARDEN - Parks - Yelp

82 reviews of Gilgal Sculpture Garden "Gilgal is a treasure. I heard about it listenting to an interview of Radio West. The website is correct in saying that, "Tucked in the middle of the block behind houses and businesses, many are still unaware of its existence and enjoy a true sense of discovery when they visit the garden for the first time. More

Gilgal Sculpture Garden - Wikipedia

The Gilgal Sculpture Garden is a small public city park, located at 749 East 500 South in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States.The park, which is filled with unusual symbolic statuary associated with Mormonism, notably to the Sphinx with Joseph Smith's head, was a labor of love designed and created by LDS businessman Thomas Battersby Child, Jr. (1888-1963) in his spare time. More

Gilgal Sculpture Garden – Salt Lake City, Utah - Atlas Obscura

Discover Gilgal Sculpture Garden in Salt Lake City, Utah: A hidden garden of stones engraved with scriptures, a Joseph Smith Sphinx, all carved by one man. More

Gilgal Sculpture Garden - Home | Facebook

Gilgal Sculpture Garden, Salt Lake City, Utah. 2,182 likes Β· 20 talking about this Β· 5,724 were here. Formerly the secret garden of Salt Lake, Gilgal Sculpture Garden is now a public city park, open... More

Gilgal Garden, Salt Lake City, Utah

Gilgal Garden. Salt Lake City, Utah. At first glance, Thomas Battersby Child, Jr. was kind of a normal guy. He was a stonemason. He was a Mormon bishop. He died in 1963. And for the last 18 years of his life, he worked in his back yard on what he called Gilgal. Gilgal is an Old Testament word that means "circle of stones." More

Gilgal Garden -Salt Lake City's hidden treasure

Gilgal Sculpture Garden is one of those places you'll never find unless you know where to look. It would be possible to walk past the entrance without noticing or dine at the Chuck-a-Rama buffet restaurant on the opposite side of the block without realizing that one of Salt Lake City's treasures is tucked between a Wonder Bread factory and historic homes at 749 East 500 South. More