Chess & Backgammon
Bryant Park, Manhattan
11am-7pm weekdays, weather permitting
$3 per 30 min. for chess
$4 per 30 min. for backgammon
The Chess Area, located next to the Fountain Terrace on 6th Avenue, provides the public with chess, checkers, and backgammon boards for a small fee. The area is monitored by game aficionados from The Marshall Chess Club. Games can be arranged through the monitor, and tournaments and events take place throughout the summer.
Chess & Backgammon in Bryant Park are supported by the Marshall Chess Foundation