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Marcus Garvey Memorial Park

Madison Ave, E 120 to E 124 Streets, New York City, NY
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Harlem Black and Jewish Music History Walking Tour
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“playground” (4 reviews)
“landscape” (2 reviews)
“field” (2 reviews)
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Madison Ave, E 120 to E 124 Streets, New York City, NY
Midtown
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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
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
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
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
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
Reviewed 25 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
Reviewed 30 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
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
Reviewed 5 January 2015

The best part of this park is the amazing hillside rock formation,,,which appears to have been untouched by graffiti. A stroll through on this wet January day meant it was fairly empty, except for the omnipresent dogwalkers and a few bench sitters. Good for the...More

1  Thank CSSnowshoer
Reviewed 9 September 2014

Went there for the free Jazz festival and what a surprise to see the drummers on the other side of the park. Upon entering the park it looks small but it's bigger than what it appears. Park was nice and clean and the kids had...More

1  Thank Kim B
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