Calverton, New York: Grumman Memorial Park

A little park with its own lot occupies a tiny part of a site formerly used by Grumman to test fighter jets -- which are also in the park.

Address:
Middle Country Rd, Calverton, NY
Directions:
On the south side of Hwy 25/Middle Country Rd just west if its intersection with Hwy 25A/Parker Rd.
Hours:
Daily 9-5 Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Admission:
Free
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Grumman Park.

Grumman Memorial Park

Nice and very clean park. My grandkids enjoyed looking at both planes and running around in the park, along with reading the plaques.

[Chris Wurth, 05/26/2017]

Grumman jet.

Grumman Memorial Park

When The Grumman Corporation left Long Island, it left behind a large parcel of land in Calverton when it once tested fighter jets for the Navy. The future of the airport and grounds is still being debated, but a one-acre parcel has been set aside (with plans for expansion) as a memorial to the work done there. There are two large fighter jets that visitors can examine (including an F-14) as well as some smaller artifacts.

[Glenn H, 08/05/2014]

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