Strawberry Fields (memorial)
Coordinates: 40°46′31.48″N 73°58′28.59″W / 40.7754111°N 73.9746083°W / 40.7754111; -73.9746083
Strawberry Fields is a 2.5-acre (10,000 m2) landscaped section in New York City's Central Park that is dedicated to the memory of the musician John Lennon. It is named after The Beatles song "Strawberry Fields Forever".
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... The memorialis often covered with flowers, candles in glasses, and other belongings left behind by Lennon fans ... Impromptu memorialgatherings for other musicians, including Jerry Garcia and George Harrison, have occurred at the memorial ... dos Santos, a fan of The Beatles who decorates the memorialin circles of different flowers and objects, often in the shape of a peace sign ...
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