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These 34 Harlem Public Bathrooms Are Open Despite The Pandemic

HARLEM, NY — Among the many small inconveniences imposed by the coronavirus pandemic has been the temporary closure of public facilities we once depended on for comfort — or a bathroom break.

Thankfully, some public restrooms remain open, and a new report by the Manhattan Borough President’s office compiled more than 100 of them across the borough, including their hours and wheelchair accessibility.

Patch put together the 34 restrooms that remain open in Harlem — here they are, ordered, roughly, from furthest north to furthest south. Scroll to the bottom to click through the interactive map from the Borough President’s office.

Central Harlem, West Harlem & Hamilton Heights

Wright Brothers Playground
West 156th Street & St. Nicholas Avenue
8:00 a.m. – Dusk
Not wheelchair accessible

Holcombe Rucker Park
West 155th Street, 8th Avenue to Harlem River Drive
8:00 a.m. – Dusk
Not wheelchair accessible

Carmansville Playground
Amsterdam Avenue, West 151st to West 152nd streets
8:00 AM – Dusk
Not wheelchair accessible

Playground One Fifty Two CLII
West 152nd Street & Bradhurst Avenue
8:00 a.m. – Dusk
Not wheelchair accessible

Playground One Forty Nine CIL
West 149 Street & Bradhurst Avenue
8:00 a.m. – Dusk
Not wheelchair accessible

Frederick Johnson Playground
7th Avenue, West 150th to 151st streets
8:00 a.m. – Dusk
Not wheelchair accessible

Riverbank Playground
West 142nd Street and Riverside Drive
8:00 a.m. – Dusk
Not wheelchair accessible

Renaissance Playground
West 144th Street, between 7th and 8th avenues
8:00 a.m. – Dusk
Not wheelchair accessible

Colonel Charles Young Playground
West 144th Street & Lenox Avenue
8:00 a.m. – Dusk
Not wheelchair accessible

Alexander Hamilton Playground
Hamilton Place, West 140th to West 141st streets
8:00 AM – Dusk
Not wheelchair accessible

Arlington “Ollie” Edinboro Playground
West 140 Street & St. Nicholas Avenue
8:00 a.m. – Dusk
Not wheelchair accessible

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