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Recreation Park

Binghamton, NY
+1 607-722-9166
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Gem in city

Park in the city with wonderful playground, pool, and very cool old carousel to ride (decorated... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Schenectady, New York
Excellent playground

This was a wonderful playground to use your imagination...the carousel was a bonus....free... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
Cathy T
Auburn, New York
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This is the spot where Martin Sloane fell and injured his leg in the "Twilight Zone" - the carousel remains today.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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Binghamton, NY
+1 607-722-9166
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Park in the city with wonderful playground, pool, and very cool old carousel to ride (decorated with paintings from "Twilight Zone" episodes as a tribute to Rod Serling, who grew up in Binghamton.). Also has tennis courts where we attended ATP challenger matches for only...More

Thank russojl
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This was a wonderful playground to use your imagination...the carousel was a bonus....free too...wish we could have spent longer there

Thank Cathy T
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This is a great park! There is something for everyone! Nice construction of all playground equipment. My grandson told us it was one of his favorites so we took him yesterday. We were there too early fro the carousel and he did not want to...More

Thank Carol T
Reviewed 4 June 2017

What a beautiful find! Strolling the pathways by the old working and free carousel, to the gazebo in the middle, the pool, restrooms, and the most wonderful children's playground I have ever laid my eyes on. It is amazing. It even has swings for wheelchairs...More

Thank Springerlvr02
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We are new to the area. What a wonderful green corner of the city to stumble upon as we were walking the dog one day! We happened onto a pastoral scene of laughing children and older couples holding hands and strolling on the tree-lined paths....More

Thank NYLadyDi2
Reviewed 14 February 2017

has a large pool, plenty of places to walk, tennis courts, the carousel, outdoor events in the summer

Thank halljoanne49
Reviewed 16 December 2016

The Binghamton, Johnson City, Endicott, NY...The Triple Cities...has been blessed with the gift from Shoe baron George Johnson of Endicott Johnson Shoes gift of six carousels with the caveat that no one will ever pay for a ride. There are two in Binghamton, one at...More

Thank Henry S
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great Park for some summer fun. The addition of the new features has made this park even more awesome. Handicapped accessible A must visit in the summer months! Swimming and a Carousel

Thank KareW34
Reviewed 22 August 2016

It has a new playground. That my little one likes. And the carousel. we had a great time playing there

Thank ShellyDDM
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Wow, Recreation Park has been seriously upgraded! Physically challenged kids can access just about everything on the playground. The five-year old in our family loves the carousel and the playground. We haven't been in the pool.

Thank cgbingo
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Kathy P
12 June 2017|
Response from NYLadyDi2 | Reviewed this property |
If you go to the city of Binghamton's website, you will find the following information, "The cost to swim at a large pool is $0.25 for children, and $0.50 for adults. All large pools will open May 27th through June 18th for... More