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Three rivers converge in the heart of downtown Fort Wayne.
People in Northeast Indiana have gathered here for centuries.
Experience the legacy. Explore the natural wonder. And enjoy
this community‚Äôs new momentum forward. 

Learn more about the Riverfront 

Check out information on Promenade Park

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Of special note: we have 89 parks covering 2,840 acres of parkland! 
Please note, all city parks are open from 6 am until 11 pm daily.
An on-line copy of the Facility and Park Directory which includes park physical addresses is now available.  For general mailing purposes, please use 705 E. State Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN  46805.


Photo take at Foster Park.  Credit: Lynn Fuston


Alphabetical listing of park web links: 

Bass Playground
Bloomingdale Park (East/West)
Bob Arnold Park (a.k.a. Northside Park)
Boone Street Playlot
Brackenridge Playground
Brookview Parkway
Buckner Park
Camp Allen Park
Casselwood Park
Community Center
Courthouse Green
Daryl B Cobin Memorial Park
Eastside Playlot
Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory (Botanical Conservatory)
Foster Park/Foster Park West 
Franke Park
Franklin School Park 
Freimann Square
Gren Park
Griswold Park
Guldlin Park
Hamilton Park
Hanna Homestead Park
Hanna's Ford (consists of undeveloped natural open space along the St. Joseph River)
Headwaters Park
Historic Old Fort
Hurshtown Reservoir
Indian Village Park
Ivan Lebamoff Reservoir Park
Japanese Friendship Garden
Jehl Park
Jennings Center
John Street Park
Johnny Appleseed Park
Justin Study Park
Kettler Park
Klug Park
Kreager Park
Lafayette Park
Lakeside Park
Lawton Park  
Lindenwood Nature Preserve
Lions Park
Little Turtle Memorial
Mason Drive Little League Complex (located at 5800 Mason Drive)
McCormick Park
McCulloch Park
McKinnie Commons
McMillen Park
Memorial Park
Miner Playground
Moody Park
Noll Park 
Nuckols Memorial Park
Old Fort Park
Orff Park
Packard Park
Powell Park
Promenade Park (87th Park/Opened August 9th, 2019!)
Psi Ote Park
Rea Park
Robert E. Meyers Park
Rockhill Park
Ronald G. Repka Memorial Park
Roosevelt Park
Rudisill/Fairfield Park
Salomon Farm Park
Sieling Block Park
Sheldon Playground 
Shoaff Park
Summit Street Block Park
Swinney Park East
Swinney Park West
Thieme Drive & Overlook 
Tillman Park
Traders Point/Rivergreenway
Turpie Playlot
Vesey Park
Waynedale Gardens
Waynedale Park
Weisser Park
Wells Street Bridge
Wells Street Park
West Central Playlot
Williams Park
Zeis Park

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General Park Information

NOW available: Parks Showcase link where you can learn even more about particular parks of interest! 

If you are interested in the mileage of different trails, check out the Park Trail Path Distance chart.

Rediscover Your Parks Booklet
(includes history highlights of key parks)

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Check out the NEW Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation flier  highlighting 11 of our local parks and more!!

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Parks Profile

Are you curious about the number of parks and all the different amenities the Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department provides to the community?  Check out the  Parks Profile flyer and 2023 Park Amenities to learn more.



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