Captain William Harry Thompson Playground
E. 174 St. bet. Bronx River Ave. and E. 173 St.
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Make a splash at Playground 174! This park, located minutes from the Bronx River, serves the neighboring Bronx River Houses as well as the neighboring Soundview community. The playground is best known for its 20' x 40' children's mini pool, and also offers play areas and swings for tots and kids, along with a handball court, basketball court, and outdoor fitness equipment for adults.
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- NYC PARKS RENAMES PLAYGROUND 174 IN HONOR OF CAPTAIN WILLIAM HARRY THOMPSON
- NYC PARKS: NINE RIBBONS OFFICIALLY CUT ON $41.4 MILLION IN IMPROVEMENTS TO BRONX PARKS
- NYC PARKS: $42.6 MILLION IN IMPROVEMENTS MADE TO BRONX PARKS