AAA Editor Notes
Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden is at 1 Collins Diboll Cir. at the New Orleans Museum of Art. The landscaped, 11-acre site contains more than 90 sculptures featuring pieces by such artists as Fernando Botero, Renè Magritte, Henry Moore, Pierre Auguste Renoir, George Rickey, Yinka Shonibare and Frank Stella.
Lagoons, footbridges and meandering paths highlight the collection. Live oak trees, magnolias, azaleas, Japanese yews, windmill palms and aquatic plants such as Louisiana iris and spider lilies mingle throughout the garden.
An audio tour by cellphone is available.
Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.