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5 Interesting & Unusual Parks (Slideshow)

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5 Interesting & Unusual Parks (Slideshow)

 

From incredible sculpture gardens to amazing playgrounds, unusual parks in the world abound. Do you have your own favorite unusual park? Tell us about it in the comments section!

See Also: 5 Incredible UnderWater Attractions (Slideshow)

 

1. Garden of Cosmic Speculation, Scotland

Let’s nominate this park for coolest name in the world. The 30-acre park, the work of American architect and theorist Charles Jencks, was inspired by the philosophies of Chinese garden design, as well as science and nature, in effect, “[using] nature to celebrate nature.” Click here to see more pictures of this incredible garden.

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Katie is a freelance writer focused on pets, food and women’s issues. A Chicago native and longtime resident of the Pacific Northwest, Katie now lives in Oakland, California.

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4:55AM PDT on Jul 30, 2013

I had no idea Rivendale was located in Mexico! :D

10:49AM PDT on Jul 9, 2013

i like the one in mexico

9:55AM PDT on Jul 2, 2013

Extra nice.

12:24PM PDT on Jun 27, 2013

Way cool!!

11:53AM PDT on Jun 23, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

1:42PM PDT on Jun 6, 2013

wow

11:58AM PDT on Jun 1, 2013

Interesting parks!

9:10PM PDT on May 26, 2013

Interesting. I'm not sure about the first and last parks. I like my park to be of mother nature and not of man's doing.

12:46AM PDT on May 25, 2013

thanks

9:11PM PDT on May 23, 2013

No one can ever doubt the ability of one's imagination.

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