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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.

ParkRiverside Park

The northernmost A-dock at the 79th Street Boat Basin is currently closed to public access for structural enhancements. The dock will be further supported with non-wood pilings and a new wave screen.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2016

Kayak/Canoe Launch SitesRiverside Park (72nd Street)

The kayak launch site at 72nd Street in Riverside Park is closed for the season. Please visit The New York City Water Trail page to find other kayak launches.

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