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The Waldron, Hill and Buskirk Park (Third Street Park)

Located at 331 S. Washington St. behind the City of Bloomington Police Headquarters.
Find The Waldron, Hill and Buskirk Park (Third Street Park)

3.5 acres directly behind the Police Station on Third Street.

See pictures of the May 25, 2011 storm damage in The Waldron, Hill and Buskirk Park

Hours: Park is open from 5 a.m. - 11 p.m. daily.

Playground: A new playground was constructed in May 2011 in partnership with Indiana University Health Bloomington Hospital, KaBOOM!, and The Project School.KaBOOM playground at Third Street Park The new playground is 4,100 square feet, and was built in one day by more than 360 community volunteers.

Accessibility: Designated parking spaces available behind the stage, paved sidewalk runs through the park by the fountain

Allison-Jukebox Community Center:

Parking Areas: 17 Spaces behind the bandstand (three designated handicapped), street parking

Play Fields: large open green space

Also: Fountain in the center of the park, bandstand with canopy, picnic tables.

Bloomington Parks and Recreation Park Property Rules

Report a problem in The Waldron, Hill and Buskirk Park


Third Street Park Third Street Fountain, created by Seward Foundry using cast iron.

Capital Improvements at Third Street Park
Anticipated projects for 2008 - 2012