Located at 2908 Aspen Drive in Loveland, Colorado, Benson Sculpture Garden has provided a beautiful and unique outdoor setting for showcasing sculpture since 1985. It is here that the Loveland High Plains Arts Council hosts its renowned Sculpture in the Park event each sumer. Currently, there are 158 pieces of sculpture on permanent display by world renowned artists. This 10-acre park includes handicap accessible sidewalks, a public restroom and several picnic areas.
In 2015 Benson Sculpture Garden was expanded across 29th Street with the installation of three new pieces. Additional sculpture has been added to this new area of the park each year since it's formation. There are plans to add addional landscapting to this area of the park in 2018.
In 2017, thanks to a very successful Sculpture in the Park 2016 show and sale, the Loveland High Plains Arts Council was able to purchase 4 new pieces for permanent placement in Benson Sculpture Garden. These new pieces were installed in June and a dedication was held in July.
This "public treasure" annually draws tens of thousands of visitors from around the globe. It has been recognized as "one of the 200 most important modern and contemporary art sites around the world” and as “one of the 20 must-see contemporary art sites across the USA". We could not be more proud!
Benson Sculpture Park pavilion reservations can be made through the City of Loveland Parks and Recreation Administrative Office located at 500 East Third Street, Suite 200 during regular business hours of Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
You may also choose to reserve this facility ONLINE at: https://webspeed.ci.loveland.co.us/scripts/webtrac.wsc/wbsearch.html?xxmod=fr&wbsi=f27f1b82-2f50-37a0-e511-87d9e780ebc7&xxtype=SHLTR.
For more information about reserving the pavilion you may call the City of Loveland at (970) 962-2727.
For more information about the Benson Sculpture Garden, click the links below.