Green Hill Park Farm, dog parks and all playgrounds and play structures are closed until further notice; city parks and open spaces remain open, but group and close contact activities should continue to be avoided.
We wish to remind everyone to keep a safe distance (6 feet) between yourself and other people.
The Tacoma Street Playground is an almost 19-acre park located north of the Great Brook Valley Housing Complex, featuring a playground, two basketball courts and a picnic area.
View some of the other parks in this district. Get out and explore!
Salisbury Park is home to Bancroft Tower and holds some of the most beautiful views of Worcester. It is located atop Prospect Hill on the northwestern end of the city. The summit has a 360-degree view of the city. A locator map in the stone walkway helps to identify the distant hills.
Great Brook Valley Playground has a softball field and a multi-purpose field for playing sports and games! This park also abuts the Poor Farm Brook on its north-east corner. Nearby to Great Brook Valley Playground are Holland Rink Playground and Tacoma Street Playground.
Wetherell Estate Park (Duffy Field) contains a newly installed playground and renovated little league field. In 1944, this parcel of 12.88 acres was transferred from jurisdiction of the Bureau of Streets. In 1967, 5.6 acres were used for the WNEB Broadcast Tower.