Lincoln Park in Grand Rapids, MI

Park Managed by City of Grand Rapids

Lincoln Park and Playground

1120 Bridge St NW, Grand Rapids MI 49504
Open: Main park open year round during daylight hours; splash pad open daily from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM during the summer season.
Stroller-Friendly? Playground or main areas only
Dogs Allowed? Yes, on leash
Lincoln Park is an oasis just west of downtown Grand Rapids, where visitors will enjoy the playground, fenced basketball courts and larger splash pad in the summertime.

This fun park is also reviewed as one of the cleanest parks around, with well manicured open fields perfect for chasing kids.

Pack a lunch, too, because there are plenty of picnic tables.

Lincoln Park is a nice little getaway within a quiet neighborhood.

Kids love to climb, slide and swing on the playground and get drenched at the splash pad in the summer.

With all kinds of mature trees, this is a great place to hang your hammock.

The wide open fields beg to have people run through them with their kites.

The Playground at Lincoln Park
Shorter playground perfect for younger kids, with swings & climbing structure all over mulch.

The Splashpad at Lincoln Park
The splash pad at Lincoln Park is wide open and located near the playground. It has many fountains at different angles that spray cool, refreshing water up into the air for kids up all sizes to enjoy.

Restrooms located nearby. Plan to spread a blanket on the ample grass to watch your kids as there is limited seating.

Facilities at Lincoln Park
Restrooms, pavilion, picnic tables and grills.

What's Unique About Lincoln Park?
The Lincoln Lodge is a historic building in Lincoln Park with a gorgeous mural. The entire building is wrapped in colorful leaves that represent the old Oaks, Chestnuts and Maple trees in the surrounding neighborhood, a tribute to the locals' love and appreciation of their beautiful trees.
List of Park Features & Amenities
  • Basketball Court
  • Dog Friendly
  • Free Admission
  • Grills
  • Pavilion
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playground
  • Restrooms
  • Splash Pad
  • Swings
  • Toddler Playground