J. Hood Wright Recreation Center
351 Fort Washington Avenue
New York, NY 10033
Cross Streets: West 174th Street & Fort Washington Avenue
Directions via Google Maps
Located in J. Hood Wright Park
Center Management: Charlene Edwards (Deputy Center Manager)
Phone: (212) 927-1563 (212) 927-1514
Fax: (212) 927-8882
This is an Accessible Recreation Center.
Spring is here! Stop hibernating and explore the great outdoors! Parks' Urban Park Rangers can take you hiking, teach you how to build an outdoor shelter, and point out the beauty of the night sky above your head. Sign up for one of their events here.
Monday - Thursday, 9:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday, 9:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, 9:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Recreation centers operate in seasonal schedules, with program availability additionally affected by Parks' afterschool and summer camps. In 2016, programs rotate in the following increments: January - March, April - June, July - September and October - December.
Computer Resource Centers follow their own 6-12 week schedules, depending on the type of class being offered.
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
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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.
Athletic Field (2)
Basketball Court (Outdoor) (2)
Computer Resource Center (1)
Multipurpose Room (1)
Fitness Room (1)
Game Room (1)
Pool Table (1)
Handball Court (Outdoor) (2)
Table Tennis Table (1)