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Parkwood Park is a neighborhood park on the
northeast side of Springfield, near Kearney.This
park is perfect for daytime play dates and after
school playing; it is surrounded by homes and
inviting to neighborhood friends. The spacing of
trees and lack of obstructing objects allow par-
ents to keep an easy eye on everyone in the park.
There is also play equipment for all ages.
This park is generally simple and open, with a
few trees spotted around the area. There is also
an old silo in the park. Playground equipment,
picnic tables and grills make this a great place
for family meals and game days.
Parkwood Park
2600 N Barnes
Springfield, MO
417 864-1049
www.parkboard.org
Open:
sunrise to sunset
Admission:
free
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Questions:
1. See the "In Your Own Backyard" section of
the Kid's Guide for fun ideas and projects to
help you explore this park.
Directions:
From Glenstone and
Chestnut, go north on
Glenstone to Kearney. Take
a right on Kearney and a
left on Barnes. The park is
on the right-hand side of
the street.
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