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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

ParkLocationType(s)Provider(s)
Alfred E. Smith PlaygroundPlayground areaLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Alfred E. Smith PlaygroundLobby, CRC, Multipurpose Room, GymLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
The BatteryBosque AreaFreeAT&T
The BatteryFerry LandingFreeAT&T
Bowling GreenBowling GreenLimited FreeBID
The Queen Elizabeth Ii September 11th GardenSoutheast Section of ParkPartner siteBID
Bryant ParkNear 6th AvePartner siteBID
Bryant ParkNear 6th Ave and Eastern Library stepsLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
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 ParkEast side of Met Museum in Central ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Central ParkSouth side near Central Park ZooFreeAT&T
Chelsea ParkNear W 27th St and 10th AveLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Chelsea Recreation CenterLobby, Gym, Cardio Room, Weight RoomLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
City Hall ParkSouth side of ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Dante ParkNorth side of ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Recreation Center 54Lobby, Gym, Multipurpose RoomLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Recreation Center 54East 54th Street Recreation Center outdoorLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Thomas Paine ParkEntire ParkFreeAT&T
Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterLobby, Multipurpose Room, Fitness RoomLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterOutdoor North Park areaLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Hamilton Fish ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Hamilton Fish ParkLobby and CRCLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Hansborough Recreation CenterLobby, CRC, Gym, Fitness and Game RoomsLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Hansborough Recreation CenterOutside the Hansborough Recreation CenterLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Highbridge ParkWallenberg PlaygroundLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Highbridge ParkWatchtowerLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Highbridge ParkLobby and GymLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Holcombe Rucker ParkEntire ParkFreeAT&T
Imagination Playground
This facility is currently closed. Details
Imagination PlaygroundPartner siteBID
J. Hood Wright ParkNorth side of parkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
J. Hood Wright ParkCRC, Gym, Multipurpose RoomLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Jackie Robinson ParkBandshellLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Jackie Robinson ParkLibrary, CRC, GymLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Jackson SquareEntire ParkPartner siteBID
James J Walker ParkJames J Walker ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Tony Dapolito Recreation CenterLobby, CRC, Afterschool Room, and GymLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Madison Square ParkSouth side of parkPartner siteBID
Madison Square ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Marcus Garvey ParkAmphitheaterFreeAT&T
Marcus Garvey ParkOutside Pelham Fritz, near baseball fieldLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Morningside ParkNear 112th St ballfieldsLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Morningside ParkNear 116th St playground and comfort stationLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Morningside ParkNear 123rd St playgroundLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Marcus Garvey ParkLibrary, CRC, Dining Hall, Baseball DiamondLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Richard Tucker SquareEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Riverside Park SouthAlong waterfront near Pier i CafeLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Riverside Park SouthAlong waterfront from W 72nd St to W 78th StLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Stuyvesant SquareEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
The High LineNear W 23rd StFreeAT&T
Thomas Jefferson ParkEntire ParkFreeAT&T
Thomas Jefferson ParkOutside Thomas Jefferson Recreation CenterLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Thomas Jefferson ParkLobby, CRC, Classrooms, and Fitness RoomsLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Tompkins Square ParkAround the Field HouseFreeAT&T
Union Square ParkEntire parkPartner siteBID
Verdi SquareEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Vietnam Veterans PlazaEntire parkPartner siteBID
Washington Square Park
This facility is currently closed. Details
Entire parkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Riverside ParkWest 79th St Boat Basin in Riverside ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
West Harlem PiersWest Harlem Piers in Riverside Park at W 131st StLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
ParkLocationType(s)Provider(s)
Alley Pond ParkTennis Courts, Comfort Station, BallfieldLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Astoria ParkTrack, BallfieldsFreeAT&T
Baisley Pond ParkEntire Perimeter of ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Baisley Pond ParkSouthern perimeterLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Bowne ParkNorthwest, South, and East Perimeter of ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Bowne PlaygroundPlayground on East Side of Bowne ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Cunningham ParkBallfields and Tennis Courts near 194th StLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Detective Keith L Williams ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Elmhurst ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Flushing Meadows Corona ParkQueens Zoo in Flushing Meadows Corona ParkFreeAT&T
Forest ParkThe Overlook along Park LnLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Forest ParkOutside the Overlook, near playgroundLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Hoffman ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Hunter's Point South ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Juniper Valley ParkEast side of Juniper Valley ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Juniper Valley ParkEast and West sides of parkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Kissena ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Kissena ParkColden St ballfields and basketball courtsLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Kissena ParkKissena Blvd ballfields and VelodromeLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
London Planetree PlaygroundEntire parkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Lost Battalion Hall Recreation CenterGym, Afterschool Room, Senior RoomLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Lost Battalion Hall Recreation CenterOutside of Recreation CenterLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Macdonald ParkEntire ParkFreeAT&T
Phil "Scooter" Rizzuto ParkEntire parkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Railroad ParkRailroad parkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk, Beach 106Near Beach 106Limited FreeTime Warner Cable
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk, Beach 116Along beach near Beach 116th StLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk, Beach 12Along beach near Beach 12th StLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk, Beach 73Along beach near Beach 73rd StLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk, Beach 86Along beach near Beach 86th StLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk, Beach 97Near Beach 97Limited FreeTime Warner Cable
Roy Wilkins Recreation CenterGym, Weight Room, Classrooms, TheaterLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Roy Wilkins Recreation CenterOutside Roy Wilkins Recreation CenterLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Rufus King ParkEntire ParkPartner siteBID
Sorrentino Recreation CenterCRC, Classrooms, GymLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Lawrence Virgilio PlaygroundDoughboy PlazaLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Lawrence Virgilio PlaygroundLawrence Virgilio PlaygroundLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
ParkLocationType(s)Provider(s)
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
Brooklyn Heights PromenadeAlong Promenade between Clark St and Pierrepont StLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
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 Cable
Carroll ParkSouth end near Carroll StLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Classon PlaygroundCenter of parkPartner siteBID
Coffey ParkNear Comfort Station and Basketball CourtLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Columbus ParkCenter of ParkPartner siteBID
Poseidon PlaygroundNear MCU Park, Brooklyn Cyclones StadiumLimited FreeCablevision
Coney Island Beach & BoardwalkBeach and Boardwalk near Abe Stark ArenaLimited FreeCablevision
Coney Island Beach & BoardwalkBeach and boardwalk near the New York AquariumLimited FreeCablevision
Coney Island Beach & BoardwalkBeach and boardwalk near W10th StLimited FreeCablevision
Coney Island Beach & BoardwalkBeach and boardwalk near W12th StLimited FreeCablevision
Coney Island Beach & BoardwalkBeach and boardwalk near W15th StLimited FreeCablevision
Dyker Beach ParkNear Basketball Courts and BallfieldsLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Fort Greene ParkEntire ParkFreeAT&T
Gravesend Park
This facility is currently closed. Details
Entire ParkLimited FreeCablevision
Heckscher PlaygroundEntire ParkLimited FreeCablevision
Herbert Von King ParkAmphitheaterFreeAT&T
Herbert Von King ParkMultipurpose RoomLimited FreeCablevision
Linden ParkSouthwest area of parkLimited FreeCablevision
Manhattan Beach ParkBeach house areaLimited FreeCablevision
Manhattan Beach ParkEast tennis courts and beach areaLimited FreeCablevision
Manhattan Beach ParkWest playground and beach areaLimited FreeCablevision
Maria Hernandez ParkSouth side of parkLimited FreeCablevision
Marine ParkSalt Marsh Nature CenterLimited FreeCablevision
Marine ParkOutdoor Salt Marsh Nature CenterLimited FreeCablevision
Mccarren ParkField House areaFreeAT&T
Mccarren ParkTrack areaLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Mckinley ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Metropolitan Recreation CenterEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Owl's Head ParkSouth side of parkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Prospect ParkNear the Picnic HouseFreeAT&T
Prospect ParkBandshell areaLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
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 Cable
Red Hook Recreation AreaLobby, Gym, Weight Room, CRC, Game RoomLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Saratoga ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeCablevision
St. John's Recreation CenterSouth side of parkLimited FreeCablevision
St. John's Recreation CenterLobby, Gym, ClassroomsLimited FreeCablevision
Wingate ParkTrack areaLimited FreeCablevision
ParkLocationType(s)Provider(s)
Bronx ParkNear Burke AveLimited FreeCablevision
Bronx ParkNYC Parks Bronx HeadquartersLimited FreeCablevision
Bronx ParkRanaqua OutdoorLimited FreeCablevision
Claremont ParkNortheast and South sides of ParkLimited FreeCablevision
Claremont ParkNorthwest area of parkLimited FreeCablevision
Claremont ParkSouth area of parkLimited FreeCablevision
Crotona ParkTennis Center, Boathouse, and PlaygroundsLimited FreeCablevision
Crotona ParkSoccer fields, Handball and Basketball courtsLimited FreeCablevision
Crotona ParkTennis CourtsLimited FreeCablevision
Devoe ParkNear Tennis CourtsFreeAT&T
Ferry Point ParkNortheast and Northwest areas of parkLimited FreeCablevision
Ferry Point ParkSoutheast area of parkLimited FreeCablevision
Fox PlaygroundSouth side of parkLimited FreeCablevision
Gun Hill PlaygroundEntire ParkLimited FreeCablevision
Haffen ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeCablevision
Horseshoe PlaygroundEntire ParkLimited FreeCablevision
Hunts Point Riverside ParkNear Performance StageFreeAT&T
Joyce Kilmer ParkNorth PlaygroundFreeAT&T
Joyce Kilmer ParkSouth side of ParkLimited FreeCablevision
Macombs Dam ParkBallfields and parking lot areaLimited FreeCablevision
Macombs Dam ParkTrack and field areaLimited FreeCablevision
Owen F. Dolen ParkRec Center LobbyLimited FreeCablevision
Owen F. Dolen ParkPark area outside of Owen Dolen Recreation CenterLimited FreeCablevision
Pelham Bay ParkAileen B Ryan Recreational ComplexLimited FreeCablevision
Pelham Bay ParkMiddletown Rd ballfields and parking lotLimited 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
Williamsbridge OvalLobby, Game Room, Lounge, 2nd Fl Community RoomLimited FreeCablevision
ParkLocationType(s)Provider(s)
Clove Lakes ParkArea near BallfieldsFreeAT&T
Clove Lakes ParkIndoor, Stonehenge Staten Island HeadquartersLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Clove Lakes ParkIndoor, Lake Club RestaurantLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Clove Lakes ParkOutdoor, Lake Club RestaurantLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Greenbelt Native Plant CenterBallfield and Parking areaLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Greenbelt Native Plant CenterFirst and Second FloorLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk And BeachAlong beach between Slater Blvd and Ocean BreezeLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk And BeachAlong Beach between Greeley Ave and Graham BlvdLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Snug Harbor Cultural CenterInside Building LLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Snug Harbor Cultural CenterNear Buildings G, P, LLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Snug Harbor Cultural CenterAlong Richmond TerraceLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Ocean Breeze ParkRestaurant areaFreeAT&T
Barrett ParkAlong Broadway between Colonial St and Glenwood PlLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Tappen ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Tompkinsville ParkEntire parkLimited FreeTime Warner Cable
Wolfe's Pond ParkNear waterfront along Chester AveLimited FreeTime Warner Cable

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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