Beardsley Park

1875 Noble Ave.
Bridgeport, Connecticut

Historic Document

Beardsley Park is located in Fairfield County, Connecticut certified as a historic location on Thursday March 18, 1999. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Landscape, Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Park, Outdoor Recreation. Beardsley Park was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Landscape Architecture, Architecture.

Beardsley Park Information

Other Name: Beardsley Park;Beardsley Zoological Gardens
Ownership Type: Private, State
Type of Resource: District
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Olmsted, Fredrick Law; Northrup, Joseph W.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Beardsley Park Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 181180
Number of historically contributing buildings: 4
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 2
Number of historically contributing objects: 1
Number of noncontributing buildings: 8
Number of noncontributing sites: 1
Number of noncontributing structures: 4
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Bridgeport Historic Locations Fairfield County Historic Locations Connecticut Historic Locations