We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Marcus Garvey Memorial Park

Madison Ave, E 120 to E 124 Streets, New York City, NY
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 41.50*
and up
Harlem Black and Jewish Music History Walking Tour
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good48%
  • Average30%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“amphitheater” (5 reviews)
“landscape” (2 reviews)
“harlem” (5 reviews)
LOCATION
Madison Ave, E 120 to E 124 Streets, New York City, NY
Midtown
CONTACT
Website
Write a ReviewReviews (26)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"amphitheater"
in 5 reviews
"landscape"
in 2 reviews
"harlem"
in 5 reviews
"uptown"
in 2 reviews
"play"
in 3 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 15 reviews

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

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

Thank rightcoastplayer
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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

Thank ZebulonQ
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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

Thank Tricia L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
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.

Thank Thomas V
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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

Thank Bruno S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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

Thank lisa d
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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

Thank robcurtross
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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

Thank Jason P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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

Thank chel14
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

Some friends and I gathered here to play basketball and have fun. This was The perfect place to do it and more. We brought snacks, our kids, blankets, and played basketball! This park is very clean and very well lit at night also. The bathrooms...More

1  Thank Chocolatevirgo
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 476 hotels in New York City
The Roger
3,370 reviews
.04 km away
Arlo NoMad
778 reviews
.08 km away
The Redbury New York
524 reviews
.11 km away
The James New York-NoMad
150 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Blank Slate Coffee + Kitchen
122 reviews
.02 km away
Her Name Is Han
113 reviews
.07 km away
Tasty Cafe
108 reviews
.03 km away
Marta
633 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
CityWalksNY Tours
9 reviews
.18 km away
Marble Collegiate Church
23 reviews
.20 km away
Church of the Transfiguration
19 reviews
.13 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Marcus Garvey Memorial Park staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit