Riverside Park

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Riverside Park

Address:16 W 61st St, 6th Fl
New York, NY 10023

Web: www.nycgovparks.org
Size: 316 acres.
Location:Stretches for four miles from 72nd to 158th streets.
Facilities:Waterfront marina (110 slips), paths, gardens, theater, historic monuments (including General Grant National Memorial; see separate entry in national parks section), bird sanctuary, viewing pavilion, athletic fields and courts, playgrounds.
Activities:Kayaking, sailing, boating, fishing, bicycling, tennis, roller skating, basketball, handball, soccer, softball, volleyball, sledding, chess.
Special Features:A walking and bicycling path, Riverside Walk, runs the full length of Riverside Park waterfront and is the longest section of a planned path encircling Manhattan. It also serves as a link on the Washington DC- Boston and Hudson River greenways. Each summer, the park hosts the Riverside Arts Festival, featuring music, jazz, dance, and art exhibits from around the world.

See other parks in New York.
Parks Directory of the United States, 5th Edition. © 2007 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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