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Canarsie Park

Canarsie Park and neighborhood take their name from the Canarsie (or Canarsee) Indians, who lived in western Long Island and were related to the Delawares. They called this area Keskachauge or Kestateuw, but the Dutch renamed it New Amersfoort soon after they settled here in the 1630s. The Canarsie Indians probably had a burial ground on the current parkland.

Cross Streets
Seaview Ave. bet. Paerdegat Basin and E. 93 St., E. 102 St. and Fresh Creek Basin
Facilities

Baseball Fields, Basketball Courts, Bathrooms, Cricket Fields, Dog friendly Areas, Playgrounds, Skate Parks, Soccer Fields, Spray Showers