Marcus Garvey Park

Highlights

Manhattan Schist in New York City Parks

Schist—which can be seen in Morningside Park, Marcus Garvey Memorial Park, and J Hood Wright Park—is an extremely strong and durable rock type. Deep below… Read More

Mount Morris Fire Watchtower

A prominent feature of Marcus Garvey Park and its neighborhood, the historic Mount Morris Fire Watchtower serves as an important landmark for the Harlem community. In… Read More

Pelham Fritz Recreation Center

This center honors Pelham Fritz (1920–1988), an esteemed Parks official, former basketball player and coach, and Harlem resident for most of his life. Opened in… Read More

Directions to Marcus Garvey Park

Know Before You Go

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

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 PoolsMarcus Garvey

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

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