List of New York City parks

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This is a list of parks in New York City.

There are three entities that manage parks within New York City. Each agency has its own responsibilities for its own parks. The three agencies are as follows:

Additionally, some parks, most notably Gramercy Park, are privately owned and managed. Access to these private parks may be restricted.

Top ten parks by area[edit]

1. Pelham Bay Park, Bronx 2,765 acres (11.19 km2)
2. Greenbelt, Staten Island 1,778 acres (7.20 km2)
3. Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx 1,146 acres (4.64 km2)
4. Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, Queens 897 acres (3.63 km2) [1]
5. Central Park, Manhattan 843 acres (3.41 km2)
6. Freshkills Park, Staten Island 813 acres (3.29 km2)
7. Marine Park, Brooklyn, 798 acres (3.23 km2)
8. Bronx Park, Bronx 718 acres (2.91 km2)
9. Alley Pond Park, Queens 655 acres (2.65 km2)
10. Franklin D. Roosevelt Boardwalk, South and Midland Beaches, Staten Island 638 acres (2.58 km2)

List of parks by borough[edit]

The list is not complete. Please help Wikipedia by adding parks under the appropriate borough section.

The New York City Department of Parks and Recreation maintains a complete list of all parks.

The Bronx[edit]

Joyce Kilmer Park
St Mary's Park


Calvert Vaux Park
Continental Army Plaza
Dreier-Offerman Park
Seaside - Asser Levy park


Dag Hammarskjöld Plaza
Columbus Park
Tribeca Park


Captain Tilly Park
Major Mark Park

Staten Island[edit]

Buono Beach Park

See also[edit]


  1. ^ FODERARO, Lisa W. "How Big Is That Park? City Now Has the Answer"[1], The New York Times, May 31, 2013, accessed May 31, 2013.
  2. ^ NYC Parks St Mary's Park

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