"There’s nothing you can do with a good song but sing it."
This small park is named for Johnny Hartman, a distinguished vocalist who is best remembered for his recordings of romantic ballads. At Johnny Hartman Plaza, rows of benches surround a fenced-in horticultural area containing trees and shrubs.
Discover the history of Johnny Hartman Square
Learn about the trials and triumphs of the black experience in the United States and how New York City honors black history in our parks today.