North Meadow Recreation Center

New York has one of the longest and richest basketball traditions of any city, and the game is alive and well at two locations in Central Park, the first just north of the Great Lawn and the second at North Meadow Recreation Center. Read more



The North Meadow Recreation Center, formerly a stable, contains a lab responsible for monitoring Central Park's water and soil while teaching kids biology and chemistry. Visitors can also borrow various sporting goods and basketballs. Read more



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This 23-acre meadow includes twelve fields to be used for soccer, touch football, baseball, and softball. Read more


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