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Riverside Park

Monuments

Firemen's Memorial Tablet Horses

Firemen's Memorial Tablet Horses

Tablet embedded in terrace

General Franz Sigel

General Franz Sigel

Equestrian figure (over life-size) with integral plinth on a pedestal that rests on a base that allows the monument to sit at the top of a staircase

General Horace Porter Memorial

General Horace Porter Memorial

Flagstaff base with plaque

Henry Neufeld Playground Plaque

Henry Neufeld Playground Plaque

Plaque on boulder in planting bed

Hippopotamus Fountain

Hippopotamus Fountain

Fourteen figures (reduced scale), two of which are spray fountains

Joan of Arc Memorial

Joan of Arc Memorial

Equestrian figure (over life-size) on integral plinth on pedestal

John Merven Carrere Memorial

John Merven Carrere Memorial

Architectural terrace

Louis Kossuth

Louis Kossuth

Portrait & group on pedestal

Major General Frederick D. Grant

Major General Frederick D. Grant

Flagstaff pedestal with tablet

Directions to Riverside Park

Know Before You Go

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

MarinasWest 79th Street Boat Basin

Due to repairs to an underwater high voltage cable there are currently no transient moorings available at the Boat Basin. Please contact the Dockmasters office at 212-496-2105 or VHF Ch09 for more information and alternatives. We apologize for any inconvenience. We expect all moorings to be restored in August.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2017

PlaygroundsRiverside Park

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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