Historic Harlem Parks













St. Nicholas Park
St. Nicholas Park
St. Nicholas Park
St. Nicholas Park
Morningside Park
Morningside Park
Morningside Park
Morningside Park
St Nicholas Park
St Nicholas Park
St Nicholas Park
St Nicholas Park
Morningside Park
Morningside Park
Morningside Park
Morningside Park
Marcus Garvey Park
Marcus Garvey Park
Mount Morris Fire Watchtower
Mount Morris Fire Watchtower
Marcus Garvey Park
Marcus Garvey Park
Morningside Park
Morningside Park
Farmers' Market, Morningside Park
Farmers' Market, Morningside Park
Morningside Park
Morningside Park
Looking Over the Park
Looking Over the Park
Weeping Willow
Weeping Willow
The Bright Sun
The Bright Sun
Purple Majesty
Purple Majesty
Turtles in the Water
Turtles in the Water
The Pond
The Pond
A Goose Visits the Pond
A Goose Visits the Pond
Water Falls
Water Falls
Boxing Children
Boxing Children
Harlem Cultural Festival
Harlem Cultural Festival
Jackie Robinson Recreation Center Interior
Jackie Robinson Recreation Center Interior
Sneak Peek at Jackie Robinson Garden
Sneak Peek at Jackie Robinson Garden
Lounging on the Stairs in June
Lounging on the Stairs in June
Jackie Robinson Bust
Jackie Robinson Bust
Rec Center Arts & Crafts
Rec Center Arts & Crafts
Planting in the Garden
Planting in the Garden
An August Day in the Pool
An August Day in the Pool
The Pool in August
The Pool in August
Trees Line Your Path
Trees Line Your Path
The Rec Center Lit for the Holidays
The Rec Center Lit for the Holidays
Playing in the Water Park
Playing in the Water Park
Working in the Garden
Working in the Garden
Commissioner Gordon J. Davis at Jackie Robinson Park Dedication
Commissioner Gordon J. Davis at Jackie Robinson Park Dedication
Swimming in Marcus Garvey Park
Swimming in Marcus Garvey Park
Basketball in the Park
Basketball in the Park
Bird's Eye View of the Park
Bird's Eye View of the Park
Construction in the Park
Construction in the Park
The Pool in Summer
The Pool in Summer
Pool Scenes in Summer
Pool Scenes in Summer
The Pool in Evening
The Pool in Evening
Groundbreaking on the Renamed Park
Groundbreaking on the Renamed Park
Park Construction
Park Construction
Children Swim in Summer
Children Swim in Summer
Water Play Area by the Pool
Water Play Area by the Pool
Jump Rope, Anyone?
Jump Rope, Anyone?
The Great Jackie Robinson
The Great Jackie Robinson
Renaming the Park
Renaming the Park
Ping-Pong Fun
Ping-Pong Fun
Morningside Park
Morningside Park
Morningside Park
Morningside Park
Morningside Park
Morningside Park
Morningside Park
Morningside Park
Marcus Garvey Park
Marcus Garvey Park
Morningside Park
Morningside Park
Marcus Garvey Park
Marcus Garvey Park
Marcus Garvey Park
Marcus Garvey Park

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center (7 photos) Show

Fall 2012 in Historic Harlem Parks (12 photos) Show

The Best NYC Park Photos of 2012: The Year in Review (1 photo) Show

Wangari Maathai Memorial Tree Planting (9 photos) Show

Ribbon Cutting at The Richard Rodgers Amphitheater (10 photos) Show

Harlem Little League Opening Day Parade (5 photos) Show

The African American Experience (6 photos) Show

Pools in Parks (1 photo) Show

Directions to Historic Harlem Parks

Know Before You Go

There are currently 5 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

ParkJackie Robinson Park

As a part of our Parks Without Borders initiative, reconstruction of Jackie Robinson Park is now underway. This project will reconstruct stairways, fencing, sidewalks, and entrances along Edgecombe Avenue. Follow this project on the Parks Capital Tracker for updates.


Anticipated Completion: Winter 2020

Recreation CentersJackie Robinson Recreation Center

As of Tuesday, March 17, for the safety of our patrons, all recreation centers are closed to the public until further notice. We will be extending all memberships to our recreation center members to cover the length of time we are closed.

Recreation CentersPelham Fritz Recreation Center

As of Tuesday, March 17, for the safety of our patrons, all recreation centers are closed to the public until further notice. We will be extending all memberships to our recreation center members to cover the length of time we are closed.

Outdoor PoolsJackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson Pool will re-open for swimming on Friday, August 1.

Outdoor PoolsMarcus Garvey

Marcus Garvey Pool will re-open for swimming on Friday, August 1.

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