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Sara D. Roosevelt Park

Highlights

Houston Street Playground

Houston Street honors the American patriot, William Houstoun (1755-1813). Born in Savannah, Georgia, he was the son of Sir Patrick Houstoun, a Scottish member of… Read More

M’Finda Kalunga Garden

The M’Finda Kalunga Garden is named in memory of an African-American burial ground that was located on Chrystie Street near Stanton Streets. The Dutch West… Read More

Rivington Street Playground

This playground, along with the adjacent street honors London born James Rivington (1724-1802), gambler, bookseller, rumored spy and publisher of the Royalist Gazette , a… Read More

Stanton Street Courts

Stanton Street, first opened in 1806, was named for George Stanton, an agent for James de Lancey, Jr. The de Lancey family once owned a farming estate that encompassed… Read More

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Sara D. Roosevelt Park Weather

  • Fri
    Mostly Cloudy then Light Rain
    42°F
  • Sat
    Mostly Cloudy
    54°F
  • Sun
    Chance Rain
    47°F
  • Mon
    Rain and Windy
    43°F

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