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Markham Playground

Willowbrook Pkwy., Forest Ave. to Houston St.

Staten Island

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This text is part of Parks’ Historical Signs Project and can be found posted within the park.

Bowed by the weight of centuries he leans
Upon his hoe and gazes on the ground,
The emptiness of ages in his face,
And on his back, the burden of the world.

Edwin Markham,“The Man with the Hoe”

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Park Information

Directions to Markham Playground

  • Markham Playground

Markham Playground Weather

  • Thu
    Mostly Sunny
    59°F
  • Fri
    Partly Sunny
    56°F
  • Sat
    Rain Likely
    55°F
  • Sun
    Partly Sunny
    48°F

7-day forecast

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