The Landscape Guide

16.17 Third Age Parks

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Senior citizens like spaces of all colours, provided they are safe and comfortable. This may exclude red, purple and brown space. They like to see parks that remind them of the world as it was when they were young, when their parents were young and when their grandparents were young. These worlds, they know for sure, were safer and better than today's world. Each city that was great in the nineteenth century should have at least one fully themed Victorian Park. London has the world's first and most famous Victorian Park. Though recently restored, it remains insufficiently Victorian