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Travers Park

34 Ave. bet. 77 St. and 78 St.

Queens

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Travers Park, founded in 1948 and named in honor of Jackson Heights community leader Thomas J. Travers,  was most recently renovated in 2010 and features a leaf-and-vine shaped spray shower, benches and plantings, and a bicycle rack for the Jackson Heights community to use.  The Travers Park playground is fully-ADA compliant and is appropriate for children aged 5 to 10 years old, and there are also basketball courts, game tables and picnic areas, and areas for handball, tennis, and roller hockey. With its amenities, Travers Park brings the Jackson Heights community together through play equipment, athletic facilities, and attractive and well-designed plantings and horticulture.

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Events

Theater for the New City Presents Street Theater's 'Emergency!!!'

Street Theater is a 50-member company including a live band, that performs musical operettas for free in NYC Parks...

Directions to Travers Park

  • Travers Park, August 19, 2010
  • Travers Park, August 19, 2010
  • Travers Park, August 19, 2010

Travers Park Weather

  • Fri
    Mostly Cloudy
    76°F
  • Sat
    Mostly Cloudy
    78°F
  • Sun
    Mostly Sunny
    81°F
  • Mon
    Sunny
    80°F

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