Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways

Monuments

Flight 587 Memorial

Flight 587 Memorial

Commemorative wall with inscribed names; plaza

Tribute Park

Tribute Park

Memorial plaza with mosaic, pavilion, memorial boulder and plaque

Directions to Jamaica Bay and the Rockaways

Know Before You Go

BeachesRockaway Beach and Boardwalk

Beach access is currently closed from Beach 38 Street to Beach 57 Street to protect the sensitive nesting areas of threatened and endangered shorebirds. Beach access in these areas will open again in late August. To learn more, please visit our Rockaway Beach Endangered Species Nesting Area page.

ParkPaerdegat Basin Park

Ecology Park hours are 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., Fridays-Sundays, through September 5.

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