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Half-Nelson Playground

Nelson Av bet. Featherbed La and W 174 St

Bronx

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Don't believe your eyes at Half-Nelson Playground! This playground, cheekily named for being halfway down the block of the neighboring Nelson Avenue, is known for having optical illusion themed play equipment. The playground, renovated in 2009, also features spray showers, a basketball court, new landscaping, and stone wall terraces that were carved into the existing hillside to prevent erosion and beautify the natural grassy slope.

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Half-Nelson Playground

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Half-Nelson Playground Weather

  • Wed
    Mostly Sunny
    82°F
  • Thu
    Mostly Sunny
    84°F
  • Fri
    Chance Thunderstorms
    83°F
  • Sat
    Chance Showers
    79°F

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