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Wi-Fi in Parks

Stay connected to the Internet from your laptop, smartphone, tablet, and other mobile devices while enjoying parks across New York City. Check your email, share a photo, update your social networks, stream a video, get directions, and more.

How to Connect

Looking to get online? Find a wi-fi site near you, learn more about how to connect to that site, and find out how to safely use public wi-fi.

Get Connected to Wi-Fi in Parks

Wi-Fi Providers

AT&T (Free): Wi-Fi access is free for all users at all times.

Partners: In several parks, our partner organizations provide publicly accessible wi-fi. Visit these parks to learn more information about their wi-fi service and how to connect.

Altice USA and Spectrum (Limited Free): Connect for 3 free 10 minute sessions every 30 days or purchase a 99 cent day pass through midnight. WiFi service is free at all times to Altice’s Optimum Online and Spectrum broadband subscribers.

    

Wi-Fi Hot Spot Parks

ParkLocationType(s)Provider(s)
Alfred E. Smith PlaygroundPlayground areaLimited FreeSpectrum
Alfred E. Smith PlaygroundLobby CRC Multipurpose Room GymLimited FreeSpectrum
The BatteryBosque AreaFreeAT&T
The BatteryFerry LandingFreeAT&T
Bowling GreenBowling GreenLimited FreeBID
The Queen Elizabeth Ii September 11th GardenSoutheast Section of ParkPartner siteBID
Bryant ParkNear 6th AvePartner siteBID
Bryant ParkNear 6th Ave and Eastern Library stepsLimited FreeSpectrum
Central ParkDelacorte TheaterLimited FreeSpectrum
Central ParkSouth side near Sheep Meadow Mineral SpringFreeAT&T
Central ParkNorth Meadow Recreation CenterLimited FreeSpectrum
Central ParkSouth side near Rumsey PlayfieldFreeAT&T
Central ParkSouth side near Tavern on the GreenFreeAT&T
Central ParkTennis CenterLimited FreeSpectrum
Central ParkEast side of Met Museum in Central ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Central ParkSouth side near Central Park ZooFreeAT&T
Chelsea ParkNear W 27th St and 10th AveLimited FreeSpectrum
Chelsea Recreation CenterLobby Gym Cardio Room Weight RoomLimited FreeSpectrum
City Hall ParkSouth side of ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Dante ParkNorth side of ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Recreation Center 54Lobby Gym Multipurpose RoomLimited FreeSpectrum
Recreation Center 54East 54th Street Recreation Center outdoorLimited FreeSpectrum
Thomas Paine ParkEntire ParkFreeAT&T
Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterLobby Multipurpose Room Fitness RoomLimited FreeSpectrum
Gertrude Ederle Recreation CenterOutdoor North Park areaLimited FreeSpectrum
Hamilton Fish ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Hamilton Fish ParkLobby and CRCLimited FreeSpectrum
Hansborough Recreation CenterLobby CRC Gym Fitness and Game RoomsLimited FreeSpectrum
Hansborough Recreation CenterOutside the Hansborough Recreation CenterLimited FreeSpectrum
Highbridge ParkWallenberg PlaygroundLimited FreeSpectrum
Highbridge ParkWatchtowerLimited FreeSpectrum
Highbridge ParkLobby and GymLimited FreeSpectrum
Holcombe Rucker ParkEntire ParkFreeAT&T
Imagination Playground
This facility is currently closed. Details
Imagination Playground's water feature is undergoing repairs and is not currently available.

The playground is closed until 3 p.m. on Tuesday, May 17 due to work being performed at the site.
Imagination PlaygroundPartner siteBID
J. Hood Wright ParkNorth side of parkLimited FreeSpectrum
J. Hood Wright ParkCRC Gym Multipurpose RoomLimited FreeSpectrum
Jackie Robinson ParkBandshellLimited FreeSpectrum
Jackie Robinson ParkLibrary CRC GymLimited FreeSpectrum
Jackson SquareEntire ParkPartner siteBID
James J Walker ParkJames J Walker ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Tony Dapolito Recreation CenterLobby CRC Afterschool Room and GymLimited FreeSpectrum
Madison Square ParkSouth side of parkPartner siteBID
Madison Square ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Marcus Garvey ParkAmphitheaterFreeAT&T
Marcus Garvey ParkOutside Pelham Fritz near baseball fieldLimited FreeSpectrum
Marcus Garvey ParkLibrary CRC Dining Hall Baseball DiamondLimited FreeSpectrum
Morningside ParkNear 112th St ballfieldsLimited FreeSpectrum
Morningside ParkNear 116th St playground and comfort stationLimited FreeSpectrum
Morningside ParkNear 123rd St playgroundLimited FreeSpectrum
Richard Tucker SquareEntire ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Riverside Park SouthAlong waterfront from W 72nd St to W 78th StLimited FreeSpectrum
Riverside Park SouthAlong waterfront near Pier i CafeLimited FreeSpectrum
Stuyvesant SquareEntire ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
The High LineNear W 23rd StFreeAT&T
Thomas Jefferson ParkEntire ParkFreeAT&T
Thomas Jefferson ParkOutside Thomas Jefferson Recreation CenterLimited FreeSpectrum
Thomas Jefferson ParkLobby CRC Classrooms and Fitness RoomsLimited FreeSpectrum
Tompkins Square ParkAround the Field HouseFreeAT&T
Union Square ParkEntire parkPartner siteBID
Verdi SquareEntire ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Vietnam Veterans PlazaEntire parkPartner siteBID
Washington Square Park
This facility is currently closed. Details
Due to the planned permitted rally on Wednesday, April 13 for presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, Washington Square Park will be closed from noon on Wednesday until the park re-opens on Thursday morning.
Entire parkLimited FreeSpectrum
Riverside ParkWest 79th St Boat Basin in Riverside ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
West Harlem PiersWest Harlem Piers in Riverside Park at W 131st StLimited FreeSpectrum
ParkLocationType(s)Provider(s)
Alley Pond ParkTennis Courts Comfort Station BallfieldLimited FreeSpectrum
Astoria ParkTrack, BallfieldsFreeAT&T
Baisley Pond ParkEntire Perimeter of ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Baisley Pond ParkSouthern perimeterLimited FreeSpectrum
Bowne ParkNorthwest South and East Perimeter of ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Bowne PlaygroundPlayground on East Side of Bowne ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Cunningham ParkBallfields and Tennis Courts near 194th StLimited FreeSpectrum
Detective Keith L Williams ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Elmhurst ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Flushing Meadows Corona ParkQueens Zoo in Flushing Meadows Corona ParkFreeAT&T
Forest ParkThe Overlook along Park LnLimited FreeSpectrum
Forest ParkOutside the Overlook near playgroundLimited FreeSpectrum
Hoffman ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Hunter's Point South ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Juniper Valley ParkEast side of Juniper Valley ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Juniper Valley ParkEast and West sides of parkLimited FreeSpectrum
Kissena ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Kissena ParkColden St ballfields and basketball courtsLimited FreeSpectrum
Kissena ParkKissena Blvd ballfields and VelodromeLimited FreeSpectrum
London Planetree PlaygroundEntire parkLimited FreeSpectrum
Lost Battalion Hall Recreation CenterGym Afterschool Room Senior RoomLimited FreeSpectrum
Lost Battalion Hall Recreation CenterOutside of Recreation CenterLimited FreeSpectrum
Macdonald ParkEntire ParkFreeAT&T
Phil "Scooter" Rizzuto ParkEntire parkLimited FreeSpectrum
Railroad ParkRailroad parkLimited FreeSpectrum
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk Beach 106Near Beach 106Limited FreeSpectrum
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk Beach 116Along beach near Beach 116th StLimited FreeSpectrum
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk Beach 12Along beach near Beach 12th StLimited FreeSpectrum
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk Beach 73Along beach near Beach 73rd StLimited FreeSpectrum
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk Beach 86Along beach near Beach 86th StLimited FreeSpectrum
Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk Beach 97Near Beach 97Limited FreeSpectrum
Roy Wilkins Recreation CenterGym Weight Room Classrooms TheaterLimited FreeSpectrum
Roy Wilkins Recreation CenterOutside Roy Wilkins Recreation CenterLimited FreeSpectrum
Rufus King ParkEntire ParkPartner siteBID
Sorrentino Recreation CenterCRC Classrooms GymLimited FreeSpectrum
Lawrence Virgilio PlaygroundDoughboy PlazaLimited FreeSpectrum
Lawrence Virgilio PlaygroundLawrence Virgilio PlaygroundLimited FreeSpectrum
ParkLocationType(s)Provider(s)
Bensonhurst ParkTrack AreaLimited FreeAltice USA
Hillside ParkNear Vine St and Columbia HeightsFreeAT&T
Brooklyn Heights PromenadeNear Montague St and Brooklyn Queens ExpresswayFreeAT&T
Brooklyn Bridge ParkNear Atlantic Ave and Brooklyn Queens ExpresswayFreeAT&T
Brooklyn Heights PromenadeAlong Promenade between Clark St and Pierrepont StLimited FreeSpectrum
Brownsville PlaygroundNear Hegeman AveLimited FreeAltice USA
Brownsville PlaygroundLobby Gym Multipurpose Game and Weight RoomsLimited FreeAltice USA
Cadman Plaza ParkSouth end near entrance from Tillary StLimited FreeSpectrum
Carroll ParkSouth end near Carroll StLimited FreeSpectrum
Classon PlaygroundCenter of parkPartner siteBID
Coffey ParkNear Comfort Station and Basketball CourtLimited FreeSpectrum
Columbus ParkCenter of ParkPartner siteBID
Coney Island Beach & BoardwalkBeach and Boardwalk near Abe Stark ArenaLimited FreeAltice USA
Poseidon PlaygroundNear MCU Park Brooklyn Cyclones StadiumLimited FreeAltice USA
Coney Island Beach & BoardwalkBeach and boardwalk near the New York AquariumLimited FreeAltice USA
Coney Island Beach & BoardwalkBeach and boardwalk near W10th StLimited FreeAltice USA
Coney Island Beach & BoardwalkBeach and boardwalk near W12th StLimited FreeAltice USA
Coney Island Beach & BoardwalkBeach and boardwalk near W15th StLimited FreeAltice USA
Dyker Beach ParkNear Basketball Courts and BallfieldsLimited FreeSpectrum
Fort Greene ParkEntire ParkFreeAT&T
Gravesend ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeAltice USA
Heckscher PlaygroundEntire ParkLimited FreeAltice USA
Herbert Von King ParkAmphitheaterFreeAT&T
Herbert Von King ParkMultipurpose RoomLimited FreeAltice USA
Linden ParkSouthwest area of parkLimited FreeAltice USA
Manhattan Beach ParkEast tennis courts and beach areaLimited FreeAltice USA
Manhattan Beach ParkBeach house areaLimited FreeAltice USA
Manhattan Beach ParkWest playground and beach areaLimited FreeAltice USA
Maria Hernandez ParkSouth side of parkLimited FreeAltice USA
Marine ParkSalt Marsh Nature CenterLimited FreeAltice USA
Marine ParkOutdoor Salt Marsh Nature CenterLimited FreeAltice USA
Mccarren ParkField House areaFreeAT&T
Mccarren ParkTrack areaLimited FreeSpectrum
Mckinley ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Mclaughlin ParkEntire ParkPartner siteBID
Metropolitan Recreation CenterEntire ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Owl's Head ParkSouth side of parkLimited FreeSpectrum
Prospect ParkNear the Picnic HouseFreeAT&T
Prospect ParkBandshell areaLimited FreeSpectrum
Prospect ParkBoathouse areaLimited FreeAltice USA
Prospect ParkIce Rink areaLimited FreeAltice USA
Prospect ParkParade Ground areaLimited FreeAltice USA
Red Hook Recreation AreaAlong Bay St between Clinton St and Columbus StLimited FreeSpectrum
Red Hook Recreation AreaLobby Gym Weight Room CRC Game RoomLimited FreeSpectrum
Saratoga ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeAltice USA
St. John's Recreation CenterSouth side of parkLimited FreeAltice USA
St. John's Recreation CenterLobby, Gym, ClassroomsLimited FreeAltice USA
Sunset ParkEntire ParkPartner siteBID
Wingate ParkTrack areaLimited FreeAltice USA
ParkLocationType(s)Provider(s)
Bronx ParkNYC Parks Bronx HeadquartersLimited FreeAltice USA
Bronx ParkRanaqua OutdoorLimited FreeAltice USA
Bronx ParkNear Burke AveLimited FreeAltice USA
Claremont ParkNortheast and South sides of ParkLimited FreeAltice USA
Claremont ParkNorthwest area of parkLimited FreeAltice USA
Claremont ParkSouth area of parkLimited FreeAltice USA
Crotona ParkTennis Center Boathouse and PlaygroundsLimited FreeAltice USA
Crotona ParkSoccer fields Handball and Basketball courtsLimited FreeAltice USA
Crotona ParkTennis CourtsLimited FreeAltice USA
Devoe ParkNear Tennis CourtsFreeAT&T
Ferry Point ParkNortheast and Northwest areas of parkLimited FreeAltice USA
Ferry Point ParkSoutheast area of parkLimited FreeAltice USA
Fox PlaygroundSouth side of parkLimited FreeAltice USA
Gun Hill PlaygroundEntire ParkLimited FreeAltice USA
Haffen ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeAltice USA
Horseshoe PlaygroundEntire ParkLimited FreeAltice USA
Hunts Point Riverside ParkNear Performance StageFreeAT&T
Joyce Kilmer ParkNorth PlaygroundFreeAT&T
Joyce Kilmer ParkSouth side of ParkLimited FreeAltice USA
Macombs Dam ParkBallfields and parking lot areaLimited FreeAltice USA
Macombs Dam ParkTrack and field areaLimited FreeAltice USA
Owen F. Dolen ParkPark area outside of Owen Dolen Recreation CenterLimited FreeAltice USA
Owen F. Dolen ParkRec Center LobbyLimited FreeAltice USA
Pelham Bay ParkAileen B Ryan Recreational ComplexLimited FreeAltice USA
Pelham Bay ParkMiddletown Rd ballfields and parking lotLimited FreeAltice USA
Poe ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeAltice USA
Seton Falls ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeAltice USA
St. James ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeAltice USA
St. James ParkLobbyLimited FreeAltice USA
St. Mary's ParkEast side of ParkLimited FreeAltice USA
St. Mary's ParkLobby Multipurpose Room CRC GymLimited FreeAltice USA
Van Cortlandt ParkParade GroundLimited FreeAltice USA
Vidalia ParkNorth side of parkLimited FreeAltice USA
Williamsbridge OvalEntire parkLimited FreeAltice USA
Williamsbridge OvalLobby Game Room Lounge 2nd Fl Community RoomLimited FreeAltice USA
ParkLocationType(s)Provider(s)
Clove Lakes ParkArea near BallfieldsFreeAT&T
Clove Lakes ParkIndoor Stonehenge Staten Island HeadquartersLimited FreeSpectrum
Clove Lakes ParkIndoor Lake Club RestaurantLimited FreeSpectrum
Clove Lakes ParkOutdoor Lake Club RestaurantLimited FreeSpectrum
Greenbelt Native Plant CenterBallfield and Parking areaLimited FreeSpectrum
Greenbelt Native Plant CenterFirst and Second FloorLimited FreeSpectrum
Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk And BeachAlong beach between Slater Blvd and Ocean BreezeLimited FreeSpectrum
Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk And BeachAlong Beach between Greeley Ave and Graham BlvdLimited FreeSpectrum
Snug Harbor Cultural CenterInside Building LLimited FreeSpectrum
Snug Harbor Cultural CenterNear Buildings G P LLimited FreeSpectrum
Snug Harbor Cultural CenterAlong Richmond TerraceLimited FreeSpectrum
Ocean Breeze ParkRestaurant areaFreeAT&T
Barrett ParkAlong Broadway between Colonial St and Glenwood PlLimited FreeSpectrum
Tappen ParkEntire ParkLimited FreeSpectrum
Tompkinsville ParkEntire parkLimited FreeSpectrum
Wolfe's Pond ParkNear waterfront along Chester AveLimited FreeSpectrum

Wi-Fi Hotspot Types

Free – Wi-Fi access is free for all users at all times, provided by AT&T.

Limited Free – Connect for free for three ten-minute sessions every 30 days or purchase a 99 cent day pass for service through midnight, provided by Time Warner Cable and Cablevision. WiFi service is free at all times to Cablevision’s Optimum Online and Time Warner Cable broadband subscribers.

Partners – Enjoy WiFi access provided by an NYC Parks partner organization.

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