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Peter's Field

E. 20 St. To E. 21 St., 1 Ave. To 2 Ave.

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

Peter’s Field, located between 20th and 21st streets and First and Second Avenues, is named for two of the city’s most prominent historical figures - Peter Stuyvesant (1610-1672) and Peter Cooper (1791-1905). Nearby Stuyvesant Town, located between Avenue C and First Avenue from 14th to 20th Street, and Peter Cooper Village, located between Avenue C and First Avenue from 20th Street to 23rd Street, also bear their names.

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Peter's Field Weather

  • Mon
    Chance Rain/Snow
    54°F
  • Tue
    Increasing Clouds
    49°F
  • Wed
    Becoming Sunny
    50°F
  • Thu
    Mostly Sunny
    57°F

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