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Gilman Playground

Address: 923 NW 54th St, 98107 (Map It)
Seattle Parks and Recreation Information:
(206) 684-4075 | Contact Us TTY Phone: (206) 233-1509

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4 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.


Gilman Playgrounds features include ballfields, tennis courts, a play area, and wading pool.

Acreage: 3.9


The Gilman Park Community Club initiated a local improvement district to acquire a playground in 1928. It was referred to as West Woodland Playground until the club petitioned in 1932 for the name Gilman Playground. (Edited from the files of Don Sherwood, 1916-1981, Park Historian.)

To learn more about Seattle Parks and Recreation, including historic landmarks, military base reuse, and the Sherwood History Files, view our Park History.


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