Playground for All Children

Things to do
 (Photograph: Daniel Avila/ NYC Parks & Recreation)
1/3
Photograph: Daniel Avila/ NYC Parks & RecreationPlayground for all Children, Queens
 (Photograph: Daniel Avila/ NYC Parks & Recreation)
2/3
Photograph: Daniel Avila/ NYC Parks & RecreationPlayground for All Children, Queens
 (Photograph: Daniel Avila/ NYC Parks & Recreation)
3/3
Photograph: Daniel Avila/ NYC Parks & RecreationPlayground for All Children, Queens

Time Out says

Built in 1984, this Queens playground designed to accommodate children with and without disabilities was the first of its kind in the country. A network of wheelchair-accessible ramps connect various jungle gyms, with Braille signs marking the way. A mini village beckons kids with a one-room schoolhouse, complete with a chalk blackboard, a fire station, a house with flower boxes, and vehicles like a fire engine and a bus to drive, all cozy nooks for play-and-pretend. Basketball courts surrounded by amphitheater seating, plus a faux river encircling a sprinkler area with ample shading, ensure unfettered fun for every child who visits.

Posted:

Details

Address: Corona Ave
Queens

Cross street: at 111th St
Transport: Subway: 7 to 111th St
Contact:

Users say

LiveReviews|0
1 person listening