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Wi-Fi in Parks

Stay connected to the Internet from your laptop, smartphone, tablet, and other mobile devices while enjoying parks across New York City. Check your email, share a photo, update your social networks, stream a video, get directions, and more.

How to Connect

Looking to get online? Find a wi-fi site near you, learn more about how to connect to that site, and find out how to safely use public wi-fi.

Get Connected to Wi-Fi in Parks

Wi-Fi Providers

AT&T (Free): Wi-Fi access is free for all users at all times.

Partners: In several parks, our partner organizations provide publicly accessible wi-fi. Visit these parks to learn more information about their wi-fi service and how to connect.

Cablevision and Time Warner Cable (Limited Free): Connect for 3 free 10 minute sessions every 30 days or purchase a 99 cent day pass through midnight. WiFi service is free at all times to Cablevision’s Optimum Online and Time Warner Cable broadband subscribers.


Wi-Fi Hot Spot Parks

Alfred E. Smith PlaygroundLobby, CRC, Multipurpose Room, GymLimited FreeTime Warner
The BatteryBosque AreaFreeAT&T
The BatteryFerry LandingFreeAT&T
The Queen Elizabeth Ii September 11th GardenSoutheast Section of ParkPartner sitePartner
Bryant ParkNear 6th AvePartner sitePartner
Bryant ParkNear 6th Ave and Eastern Library stepsLimited FreeTime Warner
Central ParkSouth side near Sheep Meadow/ Mineral SpringFreeAT&T
Central ParkSouth side near Rumsey PlayfieldFreeAT&T
Central ParkSouth side near Tavern on the GreenFreeAT&T
Central ParkSouth side near Central Park ZooFreeAT&T
Chelsea Recreation CenterLobby, Gym, Cardio Room, Weight RoomLimited FreeTime Warner
City Hall ParkSouth side of ParkLimited FreeTime Warner
Dante ParkNorth side of ParkLimited FreeTime Warner
Recreation Center 54Lobby, Gym, Multipurpose RoomLimited FreeTime Warner
Father Duffy SquareEntire ParkPartner sitePartner
Thomas Paine ParkEntire ParkFreeAT&T
Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterLobby, Multipurpose Room, Fitness RoomLimited FreeTime Warner
Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterOutdoor North Park areaLimited FreeTime Warner
Hamilton Fish ParkLobby and CRCLimited FreeTime Warner
Hansborough Recreation CenterLobby, CRC, Gym, Fitness and Game RoomsLimited FreeTime Warner
Holcombe Rucker ParkEntire ParkFreeAT&T
J. Hood Wright ParkNorth side of parkLimited FreeTime Warner
J. Hood Wright ParkCRC, Gym, Multipurpose RoomLimited FreeTime Warner
Jackie Robinson ParkBandshellLimited FreeTime Warner
Jackie Robinson ParkLibrary, CRC, GymLimited FreeTime Warner
Jackson SquareEntire ParkPartner sitePartner
Madison Square ParkSouth side of parkPartner sitePartner
Madison Square ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner
Marcus Garvey ParkAmphitheaterFreeAT&T
Marcus Garvey ParkLibrary, CRC, Dining Hall, Baseball DiamondLimited FreeTime Warner
The High LineNear W 23rd StFreeAT&T
Thomas Jefferson ParkEntire ParkFreeAT&T
Thomas Jefferson ParkLobby, CRC, Classrooms, and Fitness RoomsLimited FreeTime Warner
Tompkins Square ParkAround the Field HouseFreeAT&T
Tony Dapolito Recreation CenterLobby, CRC, Afterschool Room, and GymLimited FreeTime Warner
Union Square ParkEntire parkPartner sitePartner
Vietnam Veterans PlazaEntire parkPartner sitePartner
Washington Square ParkEntire parkLimited FreeTime Warner
Riverside ParkWest 79th St Boat Basin in Riverside ParkLimited FreeTime Warner
Alley Pond ParkTennis Courts, Comfort Station, BallfieldLimited FreeTime Warner
Astoria ParkTrack, BallfieldsFreeAT&T
Baisley Pond ParkEntire Perimeter of ParkLimited FreeTime Warner
Bowne ParkNorthwest, South, and East Perimeter of ParkLimited FreeTime Warner
Bowne ParkPlayground on East Side of Bowne ParkLimited FreeTime Warner
Cunningham ParkBallfields and Tennis Courts near 194th StLimited FreeTime Warner
Elmhurst ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner
Forest ParkThe Overlook along Park LnLimited FreeTime Warner
Hoffman ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner
Hunter's Point South ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner
Juniper Valley ParkEast and West sides of parkLimited FreeTime Warner
Kissena ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner
Lawrence Virgilio PlaygroundEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner
London Planetree PlaygroundEntire parkLimited FreeTime Warner
Lost Battalion Hall Recreation CenterOutside of Recreation CenterLimited FreeCablevision
Lost Battalion Hall Recreation CenterGym, Afterschool Room, Senior RoomLimited FreeTime Warner
Macdonald ParkEntire ParkFreeAT&T
Phil "Scooter" Rizzuto ParkEntire parkLimited FreeTime Warner
Flushing Meadows Corona ParkQueens Zoo in Flushing Meadows Corona ParkFreeAT&T
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk Beach 116Along beach near Beach 116th StLimited FreeTime Warner
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk Beach 73Along beach near Beach 73rd StLimited FreeTime Warner
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk Beach 86Along beach near Beach 86th StLimited FreeTime Warner
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk Beach 9Along beach near Beach 9th StLimited FreeTime Warner
Roy Wilkins Recreation CenterGym, Weight Room, Classrooms, TheaterLimited FreeTime Warner
Rufus King ParkEntire ParkPartner sitePartner
Sorrentino Recreation CenterCRC, Classrooms, GymLimited FreeTime Warner
Bensonhurst ParkTrack AreaLimited FreeCablevision
Hillside ParkNear Vine St and Columbia HeightsFreeAT&T
Brooklyn Heights PromenadeNear Montague St and Brooklyn Queens ExpresswayFreeAT&T
Brooklyn Bridge ParkNear Atlantic Ave and Brooklyn Queens ExpresswayFreeAT&T
Brownsville PlaygroundNear Hegeman AveLimited FreeCablevision
Brownsville PlaygroundLobby, Gym, Multipurpose, Game, and Weight RoomsLimited FreeCablevision
Cadman Plaza ParkSouth end near entrance from Tillary StLimited FreeTime Warner
Carroll ParkSouth end near Carroll StLimited FreeTime Warner
Classon PlaygroundCenter of parkPartner sitePartner
Coffey ParkNear Comfort Station and Basketball CourtLimited FreeTime Warner
Columbus ParkCenter of ParkPartner sitePartner
Poseidon PlaygroundNear MCU Park, Brooklyn Cyclones StadiumLimited FreeCablevision
Coney Island Beach & BoardwalkAlong Boardwalk from W 5th St to W21st StLimited FreeCablevision
Dyker Beach ParkNear Basketball Courts and BallfieldsLimited FreeTime Warner
Fort Greene ParkEntire ParkFreeAT&T
Gravesend Park
This facility is currently closed. Details
Gravesend Park is under reconstruction. This project will demolish the hockey rink, expand the playground and reconstruct the court area and ballfields in Gravesend Park.
Entire ParkLimited FreeCablevision
Herbert Von King ParkAmphitheaterFreeAT&T
Herbert Von King ParkMultipurpose RoomLimited FreeCablevision
Manhattan Beach ParkNorth and West areas of parkLimited FreeCablevision
Marine ParkSalt Marsh Nature CenterLimited FreeCablevision
Mccarren ParkField House areaFreeAT&T
Mccarren ParkTrack areaLimited FreeTime Warner
Mckinley ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner
Metropolitan Recreation CenterEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner
Owl's Head ParkSouth side of parkLimited FreeTime Warner
Prospect ParkNear the Picnic HouseFreeAT&T
Prospect ParkBandshell areaLimited FreeTime Warner
Prospect ParkBoathouse areaLimited FreeCablevision
Prospect ParkIce Rink areaLimited FreeCablevision
Prospect ParkParade Ground areaLimited FreeCablevision
Red Hook Recreation AreaAlong Bay St between Clinton St and Columbus StLimited FreeTime Warner
Red Hook Recreation AreaLobby, Gym, Weight Room, CRC, Game RoomLimited FreeTime Warner
St. John's Recreation CenterSouth side of parkLimited FreeCablevision
St. John's Recreation CenterLobby, Gym, ClassroomsLimited FreeCablevision
Wingate ParkTrack areaLimited FreeCablevision
Bronx ParkNear Burke AveLimited FreeCablevision
Bronx ParkNYC Parks Bronx HeadquartersLimited FreeCablevision
Hunts Point Riverside ParkNear Performance StageFreeAT&T
Devoe ParkNear Tennis CourtsFreeAT&T
Ferry Point ParkNortheast and Northwest areas of parkLimited FreeCablevision
Fox PlaygroundSouth side of parkLimited FreeCablevision
Gun Hill PlaygroundEntire ParkLimited FreeCablevision
Haffen ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeCablevision
Horseshoe PlaygroundEntire ParkLimited FreeCablevision
Joyce Kilmer ParkNorth PlaygroundFreeAT&T
Joyce Kilmer ParkSouth side of ParkLimited FreeCablevision
Macombs Dam ParkSouth side of parkLimited FreeCablevision
Owen F. Dolen ParkRec Center Lobby and East side of parkLimited FreeCablevision
Pelham Bay ParkAileen B Ryan Recreational ComplexLimited FreeCablevision
Poe ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeCablevision
Seton Falls ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeCablevision
St. James ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeCablevision
St. James ParkLobbyLimited FreeCablevision
St. Mary's ParkLobby, Multipurpose Room, CRC, GymLimited FreeCablevision
St. Mary's ParkEast side of ParkLimited FreeCablevision
Van Cortlandt ParkParade GroundLimited FreeCablevision
Vidalia ParkNorth side of parkLimited FreeCablevision
Williamsbridge OvalEntire parkLimited FreeCablevision
Clove Lakes ParkArea near BallfieldsFreeAT&T
Clove Lakes ParkIndoor, Lake Club RestaurantLimited FreeTime Warner
Clove Lakes ParkOutdoor, Lake Club RestaurantLimited FreeTime Warner
Clove Lakes ParkIndoor, Stonehenge Staten Island HeadquartersLimited FreeTime Warner
Greenbelt Native Plant CenterBallfield and Parking areaLimited FreeTime Warner
Greenbelt Native Plant CenterFirst and Second FloorLimited FreeTime Warner
Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk And BeachAlong Beach between Lincoln Ave and Seaview AveLimited FreeTime Warner
Snug Harbor Cultural CenterBuildings G, P, L and along Richmond TerraceLimited FreeTime Warner
Ocean Breeze ParkRestaurant areaFreeAT&T
Barrett ParkAlong Broadway between Colonial St and Glenwood PlLimited FreeTime Warner
Tappen ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner
Tompkinsville ParkEntire parkLimited FreeTime Warner
Wolfe's Pond ParkNear waterfront along Chester AveLimited FreeTime Warner

Wi-Fi Hotspot Types

Free – Wi-Fi access is free for all users at all times, provided by AT&T.

Limited Free – Connect for free for three ten-minute sessions every 30 days or purchase a 99 cent day pass for service through midnight, provided by Time Warner Cable and Cablevision. WiFi service is free at all times to Cablevision’s Optimum Online and Time Warner Cable broadband subscribers.

Partners – Enjoy WiFi access provided by an NYC Parks partner organization.

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