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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.

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St. Andrew's Playground

Atlantic Ave., Herkimer St., Kingston Ave., St Andrew's Pl.


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

This playground, like the street it lies on, honors St. Andrew, one of the twelve apostles and the patron saint of Russia and Scotland. A Galilean fisherman, according to the Bible, he was originally a disciple of John the Baptist before he was called from his fishing by Jesus, who promised to make him a “fisher of men.”

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St. Andrew's Playground

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    St. Andrew's Playground Weather

    • Tue
    • Wed
      Blowing Snow
    • Thu
      Chance Light Snow
    • Fri
      Chance Flurries

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