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East 96th Street Playground

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Please note: East 96th Street Playground is closed for construction. Learn more about the project.

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:

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Get Involved with Central Park Playgrounds

The Playground Partners program was founded in 1991 to improve Central Park playgrounds. Funds raised go directly towards the preservation, care, and daily inspection of these cherished play spaces.

Additional Information

What: Playground
For: Families
Near: North End


East Side at 96th Street

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