Phoenix Parks that start with the letter H


(Margaret T.) Hance Park

West side of Park - 67 W. Culver St.
(between Central & 3rd Ave.)
East side of Park - 1202 N. 3rd St.
(602) 534-2406
(602) 262-6412 (Downtown Division)

Home to the Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix and the Irish Cultural Center, Drinking fountains, grills, ramada and picnic area, playground, restrooms, walking paths, reservable ramadas and lighted sand volleyball court, and a dog park.  Open 6 a.m. – 10 :30 p.m. (dog park hours are different). See Opening Day video at the new Hance Dog Park!

Hance Park Re-Master Plan:

A professional design team has created an updated vision for this downtown park. The design team, selected after an extensive RFQ and interview process, was comprised of local, national and international talents: !melk/Jerry Van Eyck lead designer / master planner  (www.!, Weddle Gilmore prime consultant ( and Floor Associates landscape architect ( Other members of the team include HR&A, ETM Associates, City Activators Inc., Rider Levett Bucknall, Pentagram, Kimber Lanning, Public Workshop, David Evans Assoc, Buro Happold, IAS Labs, Artistic Arborist and RAMM.

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View the final Hance Park Master Plan report 

View the Hance Park Master Plan Program Report
Project Contact: Tom Byrne (602) 262-4897

Harmon Park

1425 S. 5th Ave.
5th Avenue and Buckeye Road
(602) 262-6898
(602) 262-6111 (South Division Office)

Lighted baseball, lighted basketball, gymnasium, picnic area, playground, pool,racquetball, recreation building, shuffleboard, lighted soccer, lighted softball,lighted tennis, lighted volleyball, grill, ramada, restrooms, playground with shade structure, spray pad.
Open from 5:30 a.m. – 11 p.m.
*Winter hours: Monday - Friday 4-8 p.m. Saturday: 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Closed Sunday.

Hayden Park

322 W. Tamarisk Ave.
7th Avenue and Broadway
(602) 256-5685
(602) 262-6111 (South Division)

Lighted basketball, playground, Ramadas and picnic area, recreation building, restrooms,soccer, lighted softball, lighted sand volleyball, grill.
Open from 5:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.


G.R. Herberger Park 

58th Street and Indian School Road
(602) 262-6696 (Northeast Division)

Play field, tennis, lighted sand volleyball, water fall feature.
Open from 5:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.


Herberger I Park

AZ Canal and Central Avenue
(602) 262-6696 (NE Division)

Bike path.
Open from 5:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.


Heritage Park staff in costume

Caption: A visit to Heritage & Science Park is like taking a step back in time




Heritage and Science Park/Historic Heritage Square

115 N. Sixth St.
N. W. corner 7th Street and Washington Street
(602) 262-5071/ 602-262-6412 (Downtown Division)

Historic Heritage Square encompasses the only remaining group of residential structures from the original townsite of Phoenix. Visitors can take a tour of the Rosson House, a refurbished authentic Victorian home built in 1895. They can also view a collection of historic homes that house restaurants and shops. The full Heritage and Science Park web page contains extensive detail of the Park's offerings.

Heritage Square improvements under way:
Currently we are replacing the wood shingle roofs on the historic buildings in the Square. The project should be complete by mid-April.
Funding from Phoenix Parks and Preserve Initiative
Contact: Mary Sheedy (602) 261-8799 




Hermoso Park 

2030 E. Southern Ave.
20th Street and Southern Avenue
(602) 262-6836
(602) 262-6111 (South Division)

Lighted basketball, playground, pool, ramadas and picnic area, recreation building, restrooms, lighted soccer,lighted softball, lighted tennis, lighted volleyball, lighted skate plaza, grill.
Open from 5:30 a.m. – 11 p.m.

Park Improvements: 
Anticipated completion date October 2013

    • Additional security light
    • Exterior restrooms at softball fields and picnic area
    • Four new ramadas
    • New playground with shade
    • Basketball courts
    • Parking lot resurfacing
    • New trees and picnic facilities
    • Security Lights
    • Skate Plaza

Faye Gray Recreation Center:

Anticipated completion date November 2013

    • 4,000 square foot building
    • teen room, community space and restrooms

August project update: The new restroom for picnic area is in fabrication in Texas and should be delivered in September. The renovation of the existing restroom at the softball complex is nearly c0m0lete and it should be open to the public next month. Work on the new recreation center is progressing quickly with the roofing nearly complete which allows interior work to begin in earnest. Sod was installed this month in affected construction areas.

Project Contact: Chris Ewell (602) 534-5292
View artist rendering

Hillaria Rodriguez Park

Caption: New shaded playground at Hilaria Rodriguez Park



Hilaria Rodriguez Park

2801 E. Adams
Phoenix, Arizona 85034
(602) 262-6111 (South Division Office)

This new park features a shaded playground, LED security lighting, picnic tables, Ramada, grill, benches, large shade trees, two turf areas and sidewalks. The 2006 Bond Program provides funding for the acquisition of the land and development of this project.



Ho-E Min Park

128 W. llini St.
Third Avenue and Illini Street Lighted basketball, playground.
(602) 262- 6111 (South Division Office)
Open from 5:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Holiday Park

4530 N. 67th Ave.
67th Avenue and Minnezona Avenue
(602) 262-6263
(602) 262-6575
(Northwest Division)

Lighted basketball, playground, play field, pool, ramada and picnic area, recreation building,restrooms, lighted sand volleyball, grill.
Open from 5:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Holiday Park Recreation Center Hours:
This Neighborhood Recreation Center is currently closed. For more information regarding this closure please call the South Division Office at 602-262-6111.
* Summer Hours: June 8 - July 31. Monday - Friday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Closed Saturday & Sunday. The recreation center serves youth and teens between the ages of 8-17. Center amenities include: pool table, foosball, computer lab and board games. 

John F. & Mary P. Long Homestead Park

2602 W. Glendale Ave. 27th Avenue and Glendale Avenue
(602) 262-6575 (NW Division)

Playground, ramada, restroom, open play area, benches, picnic tables, grills, walking path.
Open from 5:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Hoshoni Park

8515 N. 39th Ave.
39th Avenue and Butler Drive
(602) 262-6575 (NW Division)

Lighted basketball, picnic area, playground, lighted sand volleyball, ramada.
Open from 5:30 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Hu-O-Te Mini Park

641 N. 11th Ave.
(602) 262-6412 (Downtown Division)

Open from 5:30 a.m. - sunset