Historic Pictures of Phoenix parks

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Early Eastlake Park postcard
Early Eastlake Park postcard

1950's Fishing Derby
Fishing Derby's were popular events  at Encanto Park in the 1950's


Cortez Park Dedication
Cortez Park Dedication, 1969

Mayor Margaret T. Hance at Encanto Park
Margaret T. Hance, mayor of 
Phoenix 1976-1983, poses 
between two unknown gentlemen 
in Encanto Park in the 1970's

Children in the Cielito Park playground, 1976
Children playing in Cielito Park playground, 1976

Feeding the ducks in Cortez Park in 1976
Feeding the ducks at 
Cortez Park in 1976

Original Patriots Aquare Park
Originally built in 1976, Patriots 
Square Park is shown here in the 80's

1980's renovation of Patriots Square
Patriots Square Park was first
renovated in 1988

Roadrunner Park playground
Children enjoying the playground 
at Roadrunner Park, 1980's

Mountain VIew Park
Mountain View Park in the 1980's

Circle K Park
Circle K Park, 1986

Pierce Park
Kid's riding the elephant sculpture, 
Pierce Park in the 80's

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