North Birmingham Park

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This article is about the current park. For the former golf course, see North Birmingham Golf Course. For the former football field, see North Birmingham Park (1898).

North Birmingham Park is a Birmingham city park located on 28th Street North between 35th and 38th Avenue North, backing up to Norfolk Southern's North Alabama West End District trackage.

The park features a baseball diamond, a paved outdoor basketball court, and the North Birmingham Park Recreation Center.

During the Great Depression in the 1930s, the Civil Works Administration carried out improvements to the park, including 6 new shuffleboard courts, a graded picnic area, 11 barbecue pits and 100 picnic tables. CWA crews also trimmed trees throughout the park.