NYC Parks & Rec.


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

Photos and Videos by @NYCParks

  • Timeline
  • Gallery

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

  • 1717 days ago via site
  • 149

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

  • 1719 days ago via site
  • 231

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

  • 1725 days ago via site
  • 189

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

  • 1742 days ago via site
  • 226

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

  • 1761 days ago via site
  • 269

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

  • 1768 days ago via site
  • 320

Welcome to Fort Greene Park, !

  • 1768 days ago via site
  • 367

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

  • 1786 days ago via site
  • 112

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

  • 1811 days ago via site
  • 266

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

  • 1816 days ago via site
  • 205

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

  • 1822 days ago via site
  • 183

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

  • 1823 days ago via site
  • 158

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

  • 1824 days ago via site
  • 184

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

  • 1830 days ago via site
  • 411

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

  • 1838 days ago via site
  • 285

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

  • 1841 days ago via site
  • 203

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

  • 1849 days ago via site
  • 231

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

  • 1850 days ago via site
  • 269

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

  • 1851 days ago via site
  • 488

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

  • 1851 days ago via site
  • 180

1 2 Next