Highbridge Park

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  • Location: Playground at 180th and Amsterdam Avenue
  • Description: Plaque
  • Materials: Bronze, natural boulder
  • Dimensions: 5"h x 8"w
  • Dedicated: 1945
  • Donor: Memorial Honor Grove Assoc. Inc.
  • Inscription: IN HONOR OF / THE MEN AND WOMEN / OF / WASHINGTON HEIGHTS / WHO HAVE SERVED IN / WORLD WAR II / THE WASHINGTON HEIGHTS / MEMORIAL HONOR GROVE ASSOC. INC. / 1945 /

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Recreation Centers
Highbridge Recreation Center

The gymnasium will be closed beginning August 12 as we address our facility's HVAC needs and to provide early voting services. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Outdoor Pools
Highbridge

The wading pool at Highbridge Pool will be closed for the 2022 season for necessary repair work. The Olympic-sized outdoor pool remains open. As an alternative, please visit the Cool It! NYC map to find nearby spray showers and cooling features.

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