Discover the latest from Hudson River Park! Find fun tips for your next visit, read up on upcoming events, and dig deeper into exciting Park initiatives.

Whether you’re interested in our environmental research, educational offerings, sustainability initiatives, cultural programming, volunteer opportunities, or vibrant year-round horticulture and wildlife, you’ve come to the right place. Enjoy getting to know your west side backyard!

Students learn about oysters at the Pier 84 Classroom

We are excited to announce a new name and look for our growing environmental research, science and education initiatives – Hudson River Park’s River Project.

A group of students and guide look at the greenery in the habitat garden

This summer, HRPK’s River Project invites you to be a volunteer naturalist using the free iNaturalist app to help catalog wildlife in the Park.

A group of students in green shirts hold oysters

HRPK's six-week virtual summer camp program welcomes all ages, completely free! Tune in weekly for live lessons, interactive crafts, activities and experiments about local wildlife, the Hudson River and more.

A scientist prepares a sample for eDNA

Learn about eDNA, an emerging tool that Park scientists are using to gain a greater understanding of local fish biodiversity.

Summer of Fun image with pink, green and blue images of various activities in the Park

HRPK’s first ever virtual Summer of Fun brings all of the music, movement, learning and laughter of summer in the Park to your home.

One year ago, Hudson River Park kicked off Park Over Plastic, our initiative to eliminate single-use plastics and further Park sustainability goals. We're excited to share our progress!

Orange tulips

For our team, the Park’s tulips don’t just symbolize spring renewal; they serve as a living symbol of our dedicated Park community. Read an Earth Day tribute to the hard work of HRPK's Volunteers!