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Froula Playground

Address: 7200 12th Ave NE, 98115 (Map It)
Seattle Parks and Recreation Information:
(206) 684-4075 | Contact Us TTY Phone: (206) 233-1509

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  • Tennis Court (Outdoor)
  • Play Area (ADA Compliant)


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


This playground features baby swings, tennis courts, long lawn area perfect for catch, as well as slides and climbing features.

Acreage: 2.7


Named Froula Memorial Courts in 1939 in honor of Mr. V.K. Froula, who was the first principal of Roosevelt High School from 1922 until his death in 1938. Playground and name are the result of petitions initiated by the school P.T.A., because of Froulas intense interest in recreation.

(Edited from the files of Don Sherwood, 1916-1981, Park Historian.)

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