Previously named Macombs Park, Galileo Playground is located in Morris Heights in the west central Bronx. A former vacant lot, the land for the playground was assigned to City of New York / Parks & Recreation on December 30, 1993. Construction of the new playground was completed during the Fall of 1999.
A very small playground at Macombs Rd bet. W 176 St and W 175 St in the Bronx
Founded December 30, 1993 — 27 years ago
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