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St. Andrew's Playground

Atlantic Ave., Herkimer St., Kingston Ave., St Andrew's Pl.

Brooklyn

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This text is part of Parks’ Historical Signs Project and can be found posted within the park.

This playground, like the street it lies on, honors St. Andrew, one of the twelve apostles and the patron saint of Russia and Scotland. A Galilean fisherman, according to the Bible, he was originally a disciple of John the Baptist before he was called from his fishing by Jesus, who promised to make him a “fisher of men.”

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It's My Park at St. Andrew's Playground

This It's My Park season, volunteer with Brooklyn Leaders Lions Club at St. Andrew's Playground. We look...

Directions to St. Andrew's Playground

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