Filed Under Champaign

Morrissey Park

This Champaign park spans 25 acres. Twenty acres were purchased from Melissa M. and Darrell S. Noel in 1965. In 1998, 5 additional acres were added in a land exchange with Unit 4 School District.

Morrissey Park is a large park located in the southern portion of Champaign. It features a picnic area, outdoor grills, and water fountains. There are also a few walking paths and benches.

For recreation Morrissey Park offers an unlighted baseball field, a soccer field, four unlighted tennis courts, and a playground with swings.

Images

Path and bench at Morrissey Park Image courtesy the Champaign Park District

Location

1400 Windsor Rd, Champaign, IL 61821

Metadata

“Morrissey Park,” ExploreCU, accessed May 20, 2022, https://explorecu.org/items/show/132.