Ellsworth Park



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Ellsworth Park ​is​ a 4.21 ​acre park ​located near the southern edge of Ann Arbor on East Ellsworth Road, midway between Platt Road and Stone School Road. View the Ann Arbor Parks and Na​ture Areas Map for location context. This is a mixed-use park that offers something for all. The park includes a basketball court, soccer field, playground, and park benches and picnic tables. 

Park Notices

Unless otherwise posted per City Council resolution, when a park is closed, no person shall remain in or enter it other than to quietly sit or walk.​

Refer to Chapter 39 of the City of Ann Arbor Code of Ordinances for park regulations and rules.

Park Hours

6 a.m. – Midnight



Drinking Fountain





Athletic Field


Basketball Court




Picnic Tables​​


Paved Path


Bike Rack​


Trash & Recycling​



Access and Parking

There is no street parking at Ellsworth Park. Parking is available at Southeast Area Park​ off E. Ellsworth Rd., a half mile away from Ellsworth Park.

The park is accessible on foot and bicycle using the sidewalks and bike lanes on East Ellsworth Road. A paved path runs along the southern edge of the park and leads into the shelter and playground area. There is a bike rack located in the park, near the basketball court.

Nearby city​ parks include Southeast Area Park and Swift Run Park to the east, and Arbor Oaks Park​ ​​to the northwest.


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Public Transportation

There are multiple bus stops along ​​E. Ellsworth Rd. within walking distance of the park; the closest bus stop being on the corner of Ellsworth and Braeburn. Visit TheRide for schedule and route details or check out the parks ride guide. ​


Ann Arbor's city parks sit on the ancestral and traditional homelands​ of several indigenous Native peoples. Read a land acknowledgement​​ from the city and learn more a​bout the early history of the land here.​​



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A2 Fix It

A2Fix It - Service request tool

A2 Fix It is an online system you can use to report any maintenance issues or other problems during your park visit. When reporting an issue in a park please include detailed location information in the "details and description" section near the end of the request process. Pictures that provide location context are very helpful.

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