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Shakespeare Park(The Parkway)

Shakespeare Park, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Aviator Park(The Parkway)

1900-1958 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Aviator Park, located on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway adjacent to The Franklin Institute and Moore College of Art + Design, serves as an open, green, family-friendly oasis. In 2007, the park underwent an extensive renovation with new paved walkways, plantings, benches, trash receptacles and light fixtures.

In addition to its relaxing green space, Aviator Park also hosts a number of public artworks including the Aero Memorial by Paul Manship and the All Wars Memorial to Colored Soldiers and Sailors by J. Otto Schweizer.

Read more: http://www.visitphilly.com/museums-attractions/philadelphia/aviator-park/

Tacony Boat Launch(Neighborhood Parks)

Tacony Boat Launch, Milnor Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

The Tacony Boat Launch is a small site for launching a boat or spending a quiet afternoon with your rod and reel.

Lardner’s Point Park(Neighborhood Parks)

Levick St, Philadelphia, PA 19135, USA

Lardner’s Point is a major trailhead for the North Delaware Riverfront Greenway Trail. It provides space to walk, bicycle, and relax along a very scenic stretch of the Delaware just below the iconic Tacony-Palmyra Bridge. Visitors fish from the pier, picnic at handicap-accessible tables, observe wildlife, and traverse a multi-use path through native meadows. Interpretive signage highlights the history of the site and the park’s restored freshwater tidal wetlands, meadows and riparian forest. The park’s varied habitats attract many birds, amphibians, insects, and fish. Visitors have spotted bald eagles, striped bass, Eastern red-bellied turtles, owls, and more.

Frankford Boat Launch and K&T Trail(Neighborhood Parks)

5600 Tacony Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

This facility can accommodate a large number of vehicles for the boat launch in this location and anglers find it to be a very pleasant site to fish.

Tustin Playground(Neighborhood Parks)

5901 W Columbia Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19151, United States

West Mill Creek Park(Neighborhood Parks)

117 Old Gulph Rd, Gladwyne, PA 19035, United States

48th and woodland playground

48th and Woodland Playground(Neighborhood Parks)

1414 S 47th St, Philadelphia, PA 19143

Vare Playground(Neighborhood Parks)

2600 Morris St, Philadelphia, PA 19145

Smith Playground(Neighborhood Parks)

2100 S 24th St, Philadelphia, PA 19145