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Thursday, April 23, 2020
Despite what Google says, Tompkins Square Park is open
In case you were searching on Google to decide whether to visit Tompkins Square Park...
The Park, named after the nearby Tompkins Square Bar Daniel D. Tompkins, who served as Governor of New York from 1807 to 1817 and as Vice President under James Monroe from 1817 to 1825, is open. Mostly. During the COVID-19 outbreak, amenities including the dog run ... playgrounds ... handball courts and basketball courts are locked up for public use.