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Morningside Avenue, at 110th Street, New York City, NY 10027
Morningside Heights
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Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

This is a very good local park.A very good place to spend time with your friends and family. There are places to sit. You can go for a walk

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 3SEse7
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

Lovely park for running and also if you are looking for a peaceful location to have some peace of mind. I will sure point you to Morningside Park, and it also not far from Columbia University. Thank you and I hope you will love it.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank lovetravelworldwide7
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

A place to gather your thoughts or get lost in them. You forget you are in the city. I love it. A place to have family time, kids can run free and play on swings. Have a quick lunch or walk hand in hand with...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Patricia S
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Lovely stroll through clean park. Scenic from within. Beautiful activity in a small local park. Must do in Harlem.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank rightcoastplayer
Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

This park between the famous Columbia university and Harlem went thru an enormous upgrade over the last couple of years and is now really worth a visit!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Matthias F
Reviewed May 26, 2017

Lovely landscaping, a good workout slope for your exercise, safe playground, plenty of dog lovers to run into, and a new demographic for the gentrified Harlem. Families crowd the park during the weekends, and is a popular place or celebrations. You better go during the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Emma A
Reviewed March 3, 2017

For years, Morningside Park had one of the worst and most dangerous reputations in the entire city. No one would dare enter this park in the 70's, 80's, 90's or even the early 2000's. It was so bad I do not think a city official...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

Nice pond and fountain within the park. Like other Manhattan parks, this one is long and narrow, and its terrain slopes in places, owing to the hilly nature of Manhattan island. Great place for leisurely strolls or cardio workouts.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Nice green space for running or taking the dog for a walk. Some shady areas and lots of trees. Bring a blanket and e joy the outdoors.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank WBCThree
Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

If you are in the area and you have young children with walk in the beautiful park. Good also for running and calm walks. Between 110 street and 120

Date of experience: August 2016
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