Activity Station

Borrow game equipment and more!

​For summer 2020, you can borrow ping pong, chess, and games equipment at the park’s Activity Station, located in the Reading Room. Find its location on the map in carousel above.

The Activity Station is open 11:30am-6:30pm daily.

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​How to participate:

  • Choose from a variety of games and equipment
  • Guests must provide photo ID as collateral to take equipment outside the gravel area*
  • One game or piece of equipment can be borrowed per guest
  • Guests are welcome to enjoy the games anywhere on park property
  • Ping pong equipment must be returned to the Activity Station within 30 minutes. All other equipment must be returned within one hour
  • All games and equipment are sanitized by the Activity Station host after each use

Visitors are encourage to:

  • Wear face coverings at all times
  • Maintain at least 6 feet of social distance between fellow visitors at all times
  • Use the park’s handwashing stations before and after playing
  • Inquire with the host for help with games, rules, or information about sanitizing procedures

Park guidelines prohibit:

  • Children under the age of 12 playing without a guardian
  • Cheating, gambling, bullying, or any other misconduct between players
  • Smoking
  • Promoting products not endorsed by Bryant Park
  • Not wearing a shirt or shoes while playing

*Bryant Park Corporation can not be held responsible for lost or stolen collateral left with the host

Your presence in Bryant Park constitutes acknowledgement and consent that you may be photographed, videotaped, by Bryant Park Corporation and your image or likeness may be used as the result of a photo shoot/videotaping while visiting the park.