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Highbridge Park

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John T. Brush Stairway

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  • Location: Edgecombe Avenue and 158th Street
  • Description: Letters set into first landing
  • Materials: Bronze, concrete
  • Inscription: THE/JOHN T. BRUSH/STAIRWAY/PRESENTED BY THE/NEW YORK/"GIANTS".

Please note, the NAME field includes a primary designation as well as alternate namingsoften in common or popular usage. The DEDICATED field refers to the most recent dedication, most often, butnot necessarily the original dedication date. If the monument did not have a formal dedication, the yearlisted reflects the date of installation.

For more information, please contact Art & Antiquities at (212) 360-8143

Directions to Highbridge Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Recreation CentersHighbridge Recreation Center

On Sunday, April 21, 2019, this recreation center will be closed in observance of Easter Sunday.

Recreation CentersHighbridge Recreation Center

The gymnasium at Highbridge Recreation Center will be closed on Saturday, April 20, 2019 due to a special event. For more information, please call our front desk at 212-927-2012.

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