Park & Recreation 2017-09-21T19:22:26+00:00

Riverton Memorial Park


Meets the 4th Tuesday Quarterly

Broad & Cedar Streets Riverton, NJ 08077 (856) 829-0120 (Borough Hall)

PARK AND RECREATION COMMISSION (Term 1 year)

Council Liaison, Joe Creighton

Ted Kull

Laurie Canulli

Paul Papenburg

Leah Falicki

Jim Quinn

Jen Wilburn

Riverton Memorial Park consists of 12 acres and includes 4 baseball diamonds, a grandstand, 2 basketball courts, 4 hard-surfaced tennis courts, seesaws, swings, slides, and other playground equipment. Picnic facilities are available with tables and benches. Groups wishing to use picnic facilities must apply at the Borough Office to reserve this area.

Park History:

Riverton Memorial Park was purchased May 10, 1923 for the use of the citizens of Riverton. Dedicated July 4, 1931 to the soldiers and sailors from this borough who served their country in World War I.

Pennsylvania Railroad Train Shed History:

circa 1882, The train shed was moved from it’s original site at Cedar & Broad Streets in 1998 to the park.