Marcus Garvey Park
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
The Marcus Garvey Park Fire Watchtower was temporarily dismantled in 2015 as the first phase for its reconstruction. The restoration design is currently under… Read More
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
Pelham Fritz Recreation Center
The telephone lines are temporarily down. We apologize for the inconvenience.
In observance of Labor Day, on Monday, September 5 all Recreation Centers are closed. They will resume normal operating hours on Tuesday, September 6.
Anticipated Completion: 09/05/2016
Marcus Garvey Park Weather
- Walk It Out! Trail Dedicated At Marcus Garvey Park
- Funds Invested To Restore Historic Fire Watchtower
- Funds Allocated To Restore Marcus Garvey Park’s Historic Fire Watchtower - Ribbon is Cut on Morningside Park's 123rd Street Playground