Robert F. Kennedy Park
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Robert F. Kennedy Park
  1133 Ionia Street   Mapit
Jacksonville, FL 32206

Amenities offered at this park:
Qty.Amenity
3Basketball
3Basketball Lighted
6Benches
4Bike racks
1Bleachers
25Car Parking
1Grills
1Picnic shelters
1Picnic Tables
1Playground Equipment
1Softball Adult
1Softball Adult Lighted
1Swimming Pools
2Tennis Hard
2Tennis Hard Lighted
7Trash Barrels
YesBasketball Adult
YesBasketball Adult Lighted
YesBasketball Goals
YesBasketball Junior
YesBasketball Junior Lighted
YesCommunity Center
YesDrinking Fountain
YesGymnasium
YesPerimeter Site Fencing
YesSecurity Lighting

Acres: 4.74
Park Type: Community
Council Person: Dr. Johnny Gaffney
History: The City of Jacksonville acquired the Robert F. Kennedy Center by fee simple in June 1973. Kennedy Center is located in the historic Springfield Neighborhood in downtown Jacksonville. This community center on Ionia Street between First Street East and Second Street East, can accommodate all of your neighborhood needs for recreation. Indoor activities include arts and crafts, billiards and foosball, and an indoor gymnasium for basketball or volleyball. Outdoor activities at the center include a softball field, swimming pool, tennis courts, playground area and outdoor basketball courts. The center hosts many special events, both large and small. Included at the center are a fully equipped kitchen, restrooms, and tables and chairs for functions as large as 370 people.