Pelham Bay Park
City playgrounds are open. As per CDC guidelines, unvaccinated children and adults should wear a face covering and practice social distancing.
List of Playgrounds
|Name||Location||Accessible||ADA Accessible Comfort Station||Sensory-Friendly||More Info|
|Playground For All Children||Bruckner Exwy, Buhre Ave||Accessible||Y||More Information|
|Sweetgum Playground||Bruckner Exwy, Wilkinson Ave||Not Accessible||N||More Information|
|Pelican Bay Playground||Orchard Beach Section 6-7||Not Accessible||N||More Information|
|Orchard Beach Playground||On Beachfront-Sand Area (MPPA Section 11-12)||Accessible||Y||More Information|
Rules and Policies
Be sure to follow the rules posted at park and playground entrances. Bicycles, skates, skateboards, and scooters are prohibited. Pets are prohibited. At many playgrounds, adults are not allowed except when accompanying a child.
If you experience an issue with a playground or if you see someone violating a Parks rule, please visit our Contact Parks page.
Directions to Pelham Bay Park
Know Before You Go
The Pelham Bay Nature Center is closed to the public for the season and will re-open in April 2022.
Orchard Beach Nature Center is closed to the public.
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- Barbecuing Areas
- Baseball Fields
- Basketball Courts
- Bicycling and Greenways
- Bocce Courts
- Dog-friendly Areas
- Football Fields
- Golf Courses
- Great Trees
- Handball Courts
- Hiking Trails
- Historic Houses
- Horseback Riding Trails
- Kayak/Canoe Launch Sites
- Nature Centers
- Roller Hockey
- Running Tracks
- Spray Showers
- Tennis Courts
- Wi-Fi Hot Spots