NYC Parks & Rec.


New York City Department of Parks & Recreation is the agency responsible for NYC's public parks and recreational spaces.

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Kids in afterschool learn to use chopsticks with the help of Japanese children visiting from Seibu Bunri Elementary School.

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Congrats to all the Parkies who ran the #NYCMarathon! Here's Parkie Elizabeth Walsack running a 7 min/mile!

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Thanks of and #NYR alum Nick Fotiu for announcing our #free youth hockey clinic!

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Historic House Fest continues today! Head to Flushing's Latimer House this afternoon for a taste of history & pie!

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Get ready for fall! The trees are starting to change color, like here in Brooklyn's Von King Park.

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A little rain won't delay the dedication of the Frederick Douglass monument! Be sure to visit 110th Street to see it.

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Welcome to Fort Greene Park, !

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We're thrilled to break ground on renovations to Parkside Playground in Flatbush today.

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Happy 75th birthday to our public pools! Here's a photo from today's celebration.

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A beautiful day to head to Staten Island's South Beach! There's still one more month to join us on the beaches!

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Welcome to Central Park, and Pullcart! It's a beautiful day to head to Bethesda Terrace!

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The #MLSAllStar and are giving back to the community, & helping us build a Splash House pool pavilion today.

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Parkies are giving back today at Pelham Bay Park! It's a great day to head to Orchard Beach.

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It's hot and NYC's trees need water! Qns Parks Com. Lewandowski & show kids in Jackson Hts how it’s done.

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It's hot out today! Join us at the Bronx's Floating Pool to cool off, or find a pool near you!

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Live from Midland Beach! will be back next Friday with more great food!

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A patriotic red-tailed hawk at Astoria Park is celebrating Independence Day!

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Opening pool day continues! Check out the popular Liberty Pool in Queens!

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Live from the first swim of the season at the Bronx's Mullaly Pool!

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Playing the piano at the Marine Park Nature Center. The view is as good as the music!

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