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A sculpture titled "Creating" by J. Seward Johnson Jr. sits on the lawn near Hofstra Hall at Hofstra University in Hempstead. (Dec. 27, 2011)(Credit: Daniel Brennan)

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Hofstra Arboretum

Spread across the 238-acre campus, with a pinetum and a greenway, Hofstra Arboretum has a sensory garden for disabled visitors with plants at wheelchair level and a water element for sound; the New American Garden on the north campus features easy-care perennials and ornamental grasses, and there's a bird sanctuary with waterfall and songbird study garden, open on request. Visitors also can take a self-guided tour of the gothic labyrinth made from 40 feet of circular granite with parterre.

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