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Bronx Park

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Rockefeller Fountain

This elaborate sculptural fountain has a long and controversial history. Known as the Rockefeller Fountain , after the benefactor William Rockefeller (1841–1922)… Read More

Rosewood Playground

The origin of Rosewood Playground’s name, and the adjacent Rosewood Street--formerly known, at varying times, as Post Street, Locust Avenue, and Elizabeth Street--is… Read More

Trojan Courts

Named for the Trojans, a Bronx amateur baseball club that used the fields in the 1930s, Trojan Courts is one of the smaller areas within Bronx Park. Originally called… Read More

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Work is taking place on the Bronx River at East 182nd street in Bronx Park to install a specially-built passage to help fish swim upstream. The passage will establish a sustainable herring population on the river by providing access to freshwater spawning habitat. The project will also include a canoe portage, reconstruction of parts of the dam, fencing, a new picnic area and restoration of the surrounding ecosystem.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2014

Bronx Park Weather

  • Wed
    Heavy Rain
    92°F
  • Thu
    Chance Showers
    82°F
  • Fri
    Sunny
    84°F
  • Sat
    Mostly Sunny
    82°F

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