Happy and healthy kids are part of the foundation of any great community, and City Park is committed to giving your family a safe and fun place to keep your kids active. The Park is filled with a variety of playgrounds and play structures suited for kids of all ages. Best of all? After a day of playtime in City Park, your kids will crash at bedtime.
Please click here for a map of the Park to locate playgrounds.
Our newest playground was dedicated in 2017. New Orleans City Park is thrilled to announce a new playground opening for the children of New Orleans. Located near Marconi Drive, Magnolia Playground is adjacent to a peaceful lagoon and sits underneath large trees. The playground can be seen from Marconi Drive and can be accessed from Harrison Avenue.
The Magnolia playground includes climbing areas, monkey bars, slide, balance beam, rope wall, climbing wall and more. The playground is geared towards children ages 5 to 12 years old. Adult supervision is recommended at all times.
The Magnolia Playground is made possible by Friends of City Park, Hahn Enterprises, No Fault, and Little Tikes Commercial.
The Sir Cumference playground
The Sir Cumference playground was dedicated in 2015. Located at the Festival Grounds between Christian Brothers School and the Reunion Shelter on Friedrichs Avenue, the playground sits inside a paved concrete circle. It is that circle shape that lent its geometric details to the playgrounds name: Sir Cumference.
The Sir Cumference playground includes climbing areas, monkey bars, a slide, balance beams, and musical instruments for kids to play. The playground is geared towards children ages 5 to 12 years old. Adult supervision is recommended at all times. Parking is easy for parents in the lot just a few feet from the playground. Restrooms are located on the opposite side of the Reunion Shelter.
The Stanley Ray playground
The Stanley Ray playground, located near Popp Bandstand and Cafe du Monde, is a classic playground with slides, swings, and tunnels designed specifically for kids ages two to five. Also nearby: City Park’s famous live oaks, where your kids can climb or you can snap a great family photo.
The Starbucks Playground
The Starbucks Playground, located near shelter one off of Stadium Drive, is great for kids between the ages of five and twelve. Parents will find plenty of benches under the shade of the oak trees here.
Imagine all of your kids’ favorite characters from stories and rhymes carved into colorful, larger-than-life sculptures and you have a good picture of Storyland. You’ll find the Three Little Pigs, the Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe, Pinocchio and the whale, a dragon slide and more.