Albemarle Playground

  • Russell J. Halloran Sports and Recreation Complex (a.k.a. Albemarle Playground)  250 Albemarle Road, Newtonville, 24.9 acres (includes Avery Woods part of the  former Avery Estate)

    Adjacent to Day Middle School and Horace Mann Elementary School
    City’s premier active use city park
    Recreation field house with meeting room and restrooms
    Harry Gath Memorial pool and bathhouse, toddler wading pool
    Lighted, fenced softball field (Jean Hays Cole), softball diamond, lighted regulation baseball field, junior baseball field (James E. Murphy field, batting cage, concession stand, junior baseball field (Bob Roche),  junior (practice) baseball field Regulation soccer field and lighted football field
    Tennis courts (2) and full basketball court
    Home to Newton’s July 4th fireworks celebration           
    Albemarle community classroom (accessible):  large gazebo, benches, picnic tables and planters
    Accessible school-age play areas, fenced pre-school play area and large swing area
    250 on-street parking including handicap accessible spaces

    Available Activities: 
      PlaygroundTot LotTennisBaseballSoftballSoccerFootballRecreational BuildingGath PoolLacrosse




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