Marian Anderson Recreation Center

Marian Anderson basketball court

Marian Anderson playground

Marian Anderson Park baseball field

Mural at Marian Anderson Recreation Center

Marian Anderson Recreation Center

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  • Park: Dawn to dusk

Park Features


  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Stroller Friendly
  • Notes: Entryway ramp needed for the Recreation center only, and it is provided.


  • Bus Routes and Stops
    • 2 (South: 17th St. & Fitzwater St. North: 16th St. & Fitzwater St.)
    • 64 (East & West: 17th St. & Washington Ave.)
    • 17 (South: 19th St. & Fitzwater St. North: 20th St. & Fitzwater St.)
    • 40 (East: 17th St. & South St. West: 17th St. & Lombard St.)
  • Subway/Trolley Stops
    • Broad St. & South St. (BSL Stop)
  • Parking
  • Get directions from


  • Restrooms
  • Shade: Medium
  • Overhead Lights
  • Notes: There is a pool. There is a mural. There is a recreation center that offers healthy cooking classes, martial arts, and other exercise classes.

Main Features

  • Playground
  • Sports Amenities
    • There is a newly built baseball field with batting cage and pitching machine. The park hosts a little league and traveling league for baseball.
    • Basketball Court(s)
    • Baseball/Softball Field(s)

Special Features

  • Swimming Pool
  • Notes: There is a mural on the side of the recreation center. Batting cage and pitching machine.

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