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TR park signRated One of the Top Five Small Parks in NYC

Named for the 26th president of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt Park is located on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, adjacent to the American Museum of Natural History. The Friends of Roosevelt Park was established as a nonprofit in 1993, and co-manages the park together with the Museum and New York City’s Parks Department. Learn more.

ROOSEVELT PARK HIGHLIGHTS
Sedum on Central Park West

Sedum on Central Park West

We have planted sedum in the gardens near Central Park West and Columbus Avenue. Flowers More

Nobel Laureate William Faulkner

Nobel Laureate William Faulkner

William Faulkner was born this month in 1897, and he won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1949.

Nobel laureate Carl D. Anderson

Nobel laureate Carl D. Anderson

Born this month, Nobel laureate Carl D. Anderson won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1936 for his discovery of the positron.