Schiller Park, Columbus
There is a statue of Schiller in the park, which was placed at the time of its dedication. This statue was cast from an original that is located in Munich. Another statue, called Umbrella Girl, is a well-known and much admired part of the park.
Along with open green space, Schiller Park includes a fishing pond, a performance stage, a playground, basketball and tennis courts, gardens, picnic areas and a gazebo. There are also numerous walking trails that take visitors throughout and around the park.
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