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 about the early history of the land
The park was acquired around 1970. It was once called the Woodbury Park Access, as it connected the Iroquois Place neighborhood to the Woodbury Gardens housing complex south of it. In 2004, after residents advocated for it, city council approved changing the park's name to Iroquois Park. Around this time improvements were also made to the park including a new path, bench and picnic table.