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Important Winter Storm-Related Service Changes

Due to the winter storm, NYC Parks will close this afternoon at 6:00 p.m., effective until further notice. Closures include all parks and recreation centers, and signage will be posted at all parks sites.

For more information, please visit our Storm Update page.

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation

Blue Heron Park

 Nature Centers

NameLocationPhone
Blue Heron Nature Center222 Poillon Avenue between Amboy Road and Hylan Blvd(718) 967-3542
HoursDirectionsAccessible
Open by appointment and for registered and scheduled activities.

By car: Take the Verrazano Bridge to the S.I. Expressway (Route 278) to Hylan Boulevard exit. Take a right on Poillon Avenue and proceed 1/5 mile to park entrance and parking lot on your left. OR S.I. Expressway to West Shore Expressway (towards NJ outer Bridge) Exit at Huguenot Avenue and make a left onto Huguenot Avenue.
Stay right at split in road. Proceed on Huguenot and take a left on Amboy Road. Take a right on Poillon Avenue and proceed to park entrance and parking lot on your right.
By Ferry: Take the S78 bus along Hylan Boulevard to Poillon Avenue, take a right on Poillon. Walk 1/5 of a mile to park entrance and Nature Center
From the Annadale S.I.R.T. station walk six blocks toward Amboy road. Take right onto Poillon Avenue, walk 1/5 of a mile to park entrance and Nature Center.

Accessible

Directions to Blue Heron Park

Blue Heron Park Weather

  • Tue
    Heavy Snow
    29°F
  • Wed
    Decreasing Clouds
    27°F
  • Thu
    Chance Light Snow
    31°F
  • Fri
    Chance Light Snow
    34°F

7-day forecast

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