Roy Wilkins Recreation Center

Tennis Courts

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It’s never been easier to become a tennis player in New York City—you can purchase a tennis permit online for use at any outdoor tennis court during tennis season, which lasts from April 1 to the Sunday before Thanksgiving. Visit our Tennis at NYC Parks page to purchase or renew your permit, or to find more information about our tennis program.

Before heading to a court, make sure that you’ve read our rules and regulations. Follow our permit rules, wear smooth-sole tennis shoes, and use a maximum of six tennis balls on each court. Most courts are open from 8:00 a.m. to dusk, except at Central Park where courts open at 7:00 a.m. and Randall's Island where courts open at 7:00 a.m. and close at 7:00 p.m.

NameLocationPhoneCourtsIndoor/Outdoor
Roy Wilkins ParkMerrick Blvd. & 119 Ave.(718) 276-86904Outdoor
TypeAccessibleInfocloseMessages
Hard

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Roy Wilkins Recreation Center remains closed to the public for construction. The indoor pool is open for public use.


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