December 26, 2010
Free supervised winter fun for youth, including sledding, snowman and snow angel contests,...
May 20, 2010
The new path from West 83rd to West 91st Streets completes the Manhattan Waterfront Greenway...
February 27, 2010
Parks & Recreation invites New Yorkers to come out to a neighborhood park for some winter fun.
February 10, 2010
Parks & Recreation will provide sleds and hot chocolate at selected locations across the city.
August 17, 2009
Kayak enthusiasts from around the country started their adventure on August 3, and wrapped up...
May 11, 2009
On Saturday, the Parks Department and FlyNY hosted architects, artists, community children, and...
March 9, 2009
We continue our look at New York City parks and monuments named for important women in history.
August 25, 2008
Standing before a historic New York Central steam locomotive, on August 19, Parks &...
August 19, 2008
The 3.5-acre park is one of the last remaining links in a continuous Hudson River Greenway.
June 2, 2008
Parks cut the ribbon on the reconstruction of the Soldiers’ & Sailors’ Memorial Plaza, adjacent...
Directions to Riverside Park
Know Before You Go
There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.
West 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
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.