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Wow. A haven.

This was a bit of a fill-in-time before heading to JFK. What a gem. You're in the middle of... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
impvan
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Gwynedd, United Kingdom
Good summer play series

Went to see the play they did about the 3 musketeers and it was really good. I love that the park... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
tricial440
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Brooklyn, New York
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

This was a bit of a fill-in-time before heading to JFK. What a gem. You're in the middle of Harlem, but the city seems a loooong way away. At the end of April, the Watchtower was fenced off, and the pool was being prepped for...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank impvan
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Family friendly park. Lovely amphitheater. Cultural/NYC experience. Great for young and old. Playground for kids a plenty.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

I had no idea that this place even existed as it was a small green square on a map I got of Harlem. I decided to check it out and found that there was a festival going on at the time. The park is small...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank ZebulonQ
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Went to see the play they did about the 3 musketeers and it was really good. I love that the park is open up for these young and fresh actors and actresses to showcase their talent in the community. The park was clean and the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank tricial440
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Lots of people here having a good time. The park is very well-maintained, looks good. It shows the landscape of Harlem before the city took over. Very nice city park.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

A nice break from traffic. Park benches to sit, places for kids to play, a few nice gardens also. Oddly they are all completely fenced off as are many green spaces. Lots of people walking dogs in the morning. Playing fields look good for organized...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Z3209AAbrunos
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Our friend's work is being exhibited as part of Art in Flux, throughout this park and in 5th Avenue. I had never been to this park, but it was a sweet little respite in the midst of city life. There is an amphitheater as well...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank lisa d
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Marcus Garvey is a 20 acre park in the heart of Harlem, filled with history, playgrounds, resting places and the vibrancy of a living, breathing part of the city. I've walked there many times, and was always treated well by people who seemed to be...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

This park is near by several subway stations and Metro North, and some buses that go uptown and downtown and to Queens and The Bronx

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Jason P
Reviewed 31 May 2015

This park was very close to our hotel so we strolled Long one morning and were pleasantly surprised. 2 playground areas, a baseball court, basketball court and some bar stars exercise equipment which my husband used a few times. Locals that we spoke to were...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank chel14
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