Carl Schurz Park

From East End Avenue to the East River, btwn E. 84th & E. 90th Sts.
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Nearest subway station: 4-5-6 @ 86 St.
Nearest elevator subway station: F @ Lexington Ave.-63 St.

Park features: Green space, a playground (entrance between E. 84th & E. 85th Sts.), waterfront foot and bike paths, basketball courts, big and little dog runs.

Playground: A large, square-shaped space with a sandbox, sprinklers, three age-specific play structures, and bucket and sling swings.

Public restrooms: Yes, inside the playground.

Food & drink: Limited options along the almost entirely residential East End Ave. Head to York Ave. for a wider selection of restaurants and food shops.

Other info: The park hosts events for families and children throughout the year, including summer concerts, arts and crafts, and seasonal festivities including an Easter egg hunt and holiday tree lighting.

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