Although widely known for its beautiful pool, the oldest and largest in the city, Astoria Park offers more than aquatic pleasures. Outdoor tennis courts, a track, a bandstand, multiple trails, basketball courts, and playgrounds lure visitors from the five boroughs and beyond. And the views! Sitting on the edge of the East River and resting between the Triborough Bridge and Hell Gate Bridge, the park offers shoreline sights and sounds that make the benches along its perimeter popular spots year-round.
Discover the history of Astoria Park
This historic walking tour will focus on the General Slocum disaster. On the morning of June 15, 1904, the...
Find out how this playground, built in conjunction with the pool in 1936, got its unique name.
- Bocce Courts
- Dog-friendly Areas
- Fitness Equipment
- Outdoor Pools
- Running Tracks
- Skate Parks
- Spray Showers
- Tennis Courts
- Wi-Fi Hot Spots
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