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Essex Park

Park

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Accessibility Notes

Parking

  • Street parking
  • Paved pathway to play area
  • 100 feet to play area

Play Area

  • Engineered mulch surface
  • Ramp into play area

Play Equipment

  • Transfer station
  • Sensory play elements

Other Amenities

  • Accessible restroom
  • Accessible picnic table
  • Accessible spray feature

Size in acres

4.43

Year acquired

1940

Park Location or Entrance

Essex Park main entrance
SE 79th Avenue and Center Street
Portland, OR 97206

Open hours

Park hours: 5:00am-midnight

To reserve a sports field, call 503-823-2525.

Park amenities/activities

Accessible Play Area
Accessible Restroom
Baseball Field
Basketball Court
Paths (Paved)
Picnic Table
Playground
Splash Pad
Tennis Backboard
Tennis Court (Lighted)

City section

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