Inspired by a steel sculpture of a giant called Phoenix Man which once stood nearby, the park's designer, Jim Mituzas, created a play area that evokes the fairytale Jack and the Beanstalk.
A very small playground at Billingsley Ter bet. Phelan Pl and Sedwick Av in the Bronx
Founded July 15, 1997 — 27 years ago
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