HOPS Playground

499 Plymouth St, Halifax, MA 02338, USA

Owned By: Town of Halifax

A large fenced-in playground for preschool and elementary aged children, also known as the Halifax Open Play Space. Located next to the Holmes Library in Halifax. The surface is a combination of wood chips and rubber.


This playground was established in 2019, thanks to a 6-year fundraising effort by Friends of HOPS Playground.

Habitats and Wildlife

This property lies within the watershed of Stump Brook. The waters here drain via Stump Brook to Robbins Pond, a source of the Satucket River. The Satucket is a significant headwater tributary to the Taunton River.

499 Plymouth St, Halifax, MA 02338, USA

Historic Site: No

Park: No

Beach: No

Boat Launch: No

Lifeguards: No

Hours: Dawn to Dusk

Parking: Ample on-site parking at Holmes Library.

Cost: Free

Trail Difficulty: Easy


Swings, slides, climbing structures, biplane, seesaw, tunnel, “treehouse,” benches, shade structure, trash receptacles.

Dogs: No

Boat Ramp: No

ADA Access: Yes

Scenic Views: Yes

Waterbody/Watershed: Stump Brook (Taunton River watershed)