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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Parks & Recreation

Healthy Parks, Healthy Portland

Phone: 503-823-7529

1120 SW Fifth Avenue, Portland, OR 97204

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Basketball court
Sculpture
Play area
Brooklyn Park
SE 10th Avenue and Haig Street Locate this site in PortlandMaps

General Info
Acreage: 2.37
Acquired in 1949

Amenities
Includes accessible play area, accessible restroom, basketball court, BEECN – basic earthquake emergency communication node, horseshoe pit, paths – paved, picnic tables, playground, softball field, and statue or public art.
Accessible Play Area Accessible Restroom Basketball Court BEECN – Basic Earthquake Emergency Communication Node</It> Horseshoe Pit Paths – Paved Picnic Tables Playground Softball Field Statue Or Public Art

Special Information
Park hours: 5:00am-midnight
To reserve a sports field, call 503-823-2525.

BEECN - A Basic Earthquake Emergency Communication Node (pronounced beacon) is a place to go in Portland after a major earthquake to ask for emergency assistance if phone service is down, or report severe damage or injury. More information here.

Accessibility Information

Parking
- Street parking
- Paved pathway to play area
- 30 feet to play area

Play Area
- Engineered mulch surface

Play Equipment
- Transfer station

Other Amenities
- Accessible restroom

Historical Information
Three large golden granite boulders, situated near the play area, were sculpted into heads by California artist Marcia Donahue. The boulders, each weighing approximately 2-3 tons, were hand-picked by the artist at a ranch near Bakersfield, CA. The sculpture is aptly named Tête à Tête à Tête and serves as the permanent audience for baseball games as well as a gathering place for park visitors. The sculpture was installed in 1996.