MONKEY ISLAND PARK


Monkey IslandLocation
Claremont Boulevard at Oak Knoll Terrace (west of Claremont Avenue) -  Southeast Berkeley

Getting There

Map of Parks; or check the link on The Governor's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports: Parks in Berkeley Website for the park location on a Google map.

Monkey Island is a flat open lawn area with landscaping providing neighborhood green space.

 

Features

History
Monkey Island was built with Measure Y funds after voters passed a bond measure in 1974 to fund additional park development to meet the open space needs of Berkeley’s citizens. The project involved street closure and conversion and expanded landscaping.

No Restroom

No Off-Street Parking

Acreage
.3 acre                        13,070 sq. ft. 

Accessibility
The park is an unpaved lawn,  wheelchair accessible only on the streets

Park Hours
6 a.m. to 10 p.m. unless otherwise posted 

For questions on park maintenance, contact:

Mobile Unit 2: Supervisor, Robert Maron, RMaron@ci.berkeley.ca.us

 Senior Landscape Gardener, Matt Shogren, MShogren@ci.berkeley.ca.us

 

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