Marshfield Kids at Play Park

Owned By: Town of Marshfield

A fun and well-appointed 21st-century playground for younger and older children, located in Library Plaza, in Marshfield’s bustling town center. Fully fenced-in with rubber underfoot, plus a shade structure.


A fenced-in, 21st century playground with a rubber surface and play areas for children ages 2-12. Swings, slides, tunnels, ladders, ramps, and numerous interconnected play structures, plus a climbing rock.

This land is within the region of the Massachuseuk (or Massachusett) Native American tribe.

Habitats and Wildlife

The playground is located in Library Plaza. It’s hard to tell from all the pavement, but the land here drains into the South River, which is located close-by — just across Ocean Street.

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Historic Site: No

Park: Yes

Beach: No

Boat Launch: No

Lifeguards: No

Size: 10,000 square feet

Hours: Dawn to Dusk

Parking: Ample on-site parking in Library Plaza

Cost: Free

Trail Difficulty: Easy


Covered picnic pavilion, playground for ages 2-12, trash receptacles, benches, water fountain. Restrooms are available in Ventress Memorial Library (during its regular business hours).

Dogs: No

Boat Ramp: No

ADA Access: Yes

Scenic Views: Yes

Waterbody/Watershed: South River watershed

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