Mabel Hampton Playground

E. 181 St. bet. Morris Ave. and Creston


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This park is named for Mabel Hampton (1902-1989) who was a prominent lesbian activist and dancer during the Harlem Renaissance. She was also a philanthropist and lived with her long-time partner Lillian Foster for decades on 169th Street in the Bronx.

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Directions to Mabel Hampton Playground

  • Morris Garden

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