Castle Hill Park

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Castle Hill Park lies at the tip of Castle Hill Neck, a peninsula named by English settlers for a fortified Indian village located on a hill overlooking the East River. Castle Hill Neck was owned by the Cromwell family until the late 1700s, during which time the area was known as Cromwell's Neck.

A large neighborhood park at Barrett Ave., Hart St. bet. Olmstead Ave. and Zerega Ave. in the Bronx

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Founded September 23, 1931 — 88 years ago

Learn More at NYC Parks Department

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