211 North 4th Street
The original Walnut Park was located at 7th and Walnut Sts., but it was renamed John Taylor Park in 1978. The current Walnut Park, located at 211 N. 4th St., was also named for its location on Walnut, as was its predecessor.
DESCRIPTION OF PARK
This park is located along the Kansas River in North Lawrence at 4th and Walnut Sts.
The amenities of the park include:
- Barbecue Grill
- Playground Equipment
- Tables and or Benches
- A Gazebo
Reservations for outdoor shelters and indoor facilities are taken at any of the community recreation centers including the Community Building, 115 West 11th St.; East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 East 15th St.; Holcom Park Recreation Center, 2700 West 27th St.; Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center, 4706 Overland Drive and South Park Recreation Center, 1141 Massachusetts St.
See our shelter rentals page for more information on renting these facilities or call (785) 832-7920.