Murray Julbert Ave. bet. Victory Blvd. and Hannah St.
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For outdoor pool details, including hours and rules, please visit our Free Outdoor Pools page.
This property was originally known as Tompkinsville Playground in tribute to the surrounding community and its founder, the remarkable Daniel D. Tompkins (1774-1825). Tompkins' career included terms as Supreme Court Justice of New York, New York State Governor, and Vice President of the United States. During the War of 1812, he bought arms from private citizens and formed a 40,000-man militia for the defense of New York. In 1815 Tompkins founded Tompkinsville, and he established the first steamboat ferry linking Staten Island and Manhattan two years later.
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Know Before You Go
There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.
Lyons Pool Recreation Center
On Monday, January 21, this recreation center will close at 5:00 p.m. in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
The Lyons Pool restroom is closed during the outdoor pool off-season. Outdoor pools re-open in late June.
- Citywide Pool Piping Hangers and Supports Reconstruction (CNYG-419M)
- Lyons Recreation Center Reconstruction