Benjamin Rush State Park


This undeveloped state park is a mixture of open fields and woodlots in the northeast corner of Philadelphia. Benjamin Rush has one of the world's largest community gardens.

For more information on the community gardens contact the Benjamin Rush Garden Association. 215-969-0507

Explore a map of the proposed improvements to Benjamin Rush State Park (.pdf)  (393 kb, 5/11)

Click here to see the NOAA weather for this park.
Click on the Map It! logo to go to an interative GIS map of this park.





In an Emergency

Contact a park employee or dial 911.
For directions to the nearest hospital, look on bulletin boards or at the park office.

Nearest Hospital
Aria Health's Torresdale Campus
Red Lion and Knights Roads
Philadelphia, PA 19114
215-612-4000
http://www.ariahealth.org/default.aspx?pageid=3009