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East 96th Street Playground

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One of Central Park's largest playgrounds, the East 96th Street Playground features a great variety of play equipment and ample open space for running and playing games.

Age Groups:
Pre-school, School-age

The playground includes two play structures, slides and climbing poles, wooden climbers, a tree house, tire and bucket swings, a sandbox and picnic tables.

Water Feature:

Women's Committee logo-35yrsInitiated in 1991 by the Women's Committee of the Central Park Conservancy, Playground Partners is a group of volunteers who ensure that Central Park's 21 playgrounds are kept safe and well maintained.

Additional Information

What: Playground
For: Families
Near: North End


East Side at 96th Street

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