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Pelham Bay Park

 Playgrounds

NameLocationAccessibleLevelAdaptive Swing
Playground For All ChildrenBRUCKNER EXWY, BUHRE AVEAccessible1N
Sweetgum PlaygroundBRUCKNER EXWY, WILKINSON AVE
Pelican Bay PlaygroundORCHARD BEACH SECTION 6-7Accessible3N
Orchard BeachON BEACHFRONT-SAND AREA (MPPA SECTION 11-12)

Remember to follow the rules and Play it Safe!

Accessibililty Level Definitions
Level 1: Playgrounds for All Children
Level 2: Accessible Playgrounds with Ramped Play Equipment and Universally Accessible Swings
Level 3: Accessible Playgrounds with Universally Accessible Swings
Level 4: Accessible Playgrounds with Transfer Platforms and Ground Level Play Features

JennSwing® is a full-body positioning support swing.

Directions to Pelham Bay Park

Know Before You Go

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

BeachesOrchard Beach and Promenade

Orchard Beach is closed for swimming for the season.

PlaygroundsSweetgum Playground

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacture is currently working on an improved design and redesigned slides will be installed as soon as possible.


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