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Recreation Center 54

Membership Information | Holiday Schedule

On Friday, July 3, this Recreation Center is open 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. On Saturday, July 4, this Recreation Center is closed. We hope you enjoy the holiday!

348 East 54th Street
New York, NY 10022
Cross Streets: 1st & 2nd Avenues
Directions via Google Maps

Located in Recreation Center 54

Center Manager: Jasmine Vargas
Deputy Center Manager: Alisa Brogdon
Phone: (212) 754-5411 (212) 754-0293
Fax: (212) 754-0661

Accessible Facilities This is an Accessible Recreation Center.

Do you know about NYC Parks' Arts, Culture & Fun series? This (free) program provides NYC's best cultural offerings right to your local Recreation Center. Learn to salsa, tango or merengue; be wowed by a Japanese drumming performance; or paint your own canvas on a stunning rooftop in downtown Manhattan. These are all coming up! Find out more by visiting the Arts, Culture & Fun page.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 6:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Registration hours:
Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Please note: Recreation Center members must store their personal belongings in the lockers using a sturdy, key lock.  You may be asked to show your lock at the front desk in order to ensure the security of your belongings.

Holidays

On holidays (New Year's Day and Eve, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Easter, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Election Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day and Eve, and Christmas Day and Eve), recreation center hours will change. Please visit our Recreation Center Holiday Schedule for details.

Recreation Center Membership Gift Cards

Give the Gift of Sports, Fitness and Fun!

Purchase a Recreation Center Membership Gift Card, and share the joy of health with a family member, friend, or loved one. Gift Cards may be redeemed at any one of Parks' 35 recreation centers across New York City.

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Facilities

Pool (Indoor) (1)

Lobby (1)

Dance Room (1)

Cardio Room (1)

Locker Room (2)

Volleyball Court (Indoor) (1)

Computer Resource Center (1)

Stretching Area (1)

Track (Indoor) (1)

Table Tennis Table (3)

Fitness Room (1)

Basketball Court (Indoor) (1)

Multipurpose Room (1)

Accessible Fitness Equipment (1)

Gymnasium (1)