Thomas Jefferson Recreation Center
2180 First Avenue
New York, NY 10029
Cross Streets: East 112th Street & First Avenue
Directions via Google Maps
Located in Thomas Jefferson Park
Center Manager: Sherrie Plowden
Deputy Center Manager: Stephanie Hazell
Phone: (212) 860-1383 (212) 860-1372
Fax: (212) 860-1371
This is an Accessible Recreation Center.
Are you between the ages of 25-61? Bring your new IDNYC card to any Recreation Center and get 10% off your membership when you sign up. Take fitness classes, join sports leagues, swim in our pools, run on our indoor tracks and more.
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday:
9:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Monday-Fridays, 9:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
Saturday, 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
On holidays (New Year's Day and Eve, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Easter, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Election Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day and Eve, and Christmas Day and Eve), recreation center hours will change. Please visit our Recreation Center Holiday Schedule for details.
Recreation Center Membership Gift Cards
Give the Gift of Sports, Fitness and Fun!
Purchase a Recreation Center Membership Gift Card, and share the joy of health with a family member, friend, or loved one. Gift Cards may be redeemed at any one of Parks' 35 recreation centers across New York City.
Pool (Outdoor) (2)
Locker Room (2)
Computer Resource Center (1)
Exercise Equipment (Outdoor) (1)
Track (Outdoor) (1)
Soccer Field (Outdoor) (1)
Picnic Area (4)
Fitness Room (1)
Artificial Turf Field (1)
Multipurpose Room (2)
Athletic Field (3)
Afterschool Room (1)
Handball Court (Outdoor) (4)
Basketball Court (Outdoor) (8)
Accessible Fitness Equipment (1)