Touted to be one of the largest parks in town, the Pelham Bay Park is certainly worth a visit. Spread across a vast area of 2766 acres (1119 hectares), this park is a spacious stretch of greenery. Bounded by the Hutchinson River, Pelham Bay Park features variety of landmarks that include The Bronx Victory Column & Memorial Grove, Glover's Rock, Bartow-Pell Mansion and Museum and so forth. Apart from that, there is also an artificial beach, namely the Orchard Beach. That's not it, this park has sports facilities like running/walking trails, tennis courts, baseball fields, softball area and even a playground for kids. And, while the little ones are busy having fun, adults can enjoy a BBQ picnic here. Truly, Pelham Bay Park is an ideal place for a fun day out. For the list of events and nature walks held here, check website.
- Open Hours: Monday to Friday from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM, Saturday to Sunday from 07:00 AM to 11:00 PM
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