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WSA Statement Against the Ai Weiwei Installation under the Washington Square Park Arch

The Washington Square Association is requesting that the Public Arts Fund find another spot for the politicized art statement that does not block the existing monument, which is art in and of itself, and does not disrupt the park, the neighborhood and several long-standing traditions.

Announcing our 2017 Annual Meeting - June 21st

We are excited to announce The 2017 Annual Meeting of the Washington Square Association on June 21st at 6pm at the King Juan Carlos Center.    We are pleased to announce the election of our officers, provide association updates and welcome our distinguished speakers:

Support Washington Square Park

The Washington Square Music Festival


The Washington Square Association is an independent neighborhood organization that supports the park through their membership and volunteer donations. 

Become a Member for Just $25! Find Out How.

As a non-profit, we are always looking for donations to apply to the aid of the park.  

  • Organizing the annual Holiday Tree Lighting

  • Producing the Washington Square Music Festival

  • Providing financial and volunteer support for ongoing park maintenance and renovation

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About the WSA

The Washington Square Association was founded in 1904 and has been dedicated for over a century to supporting the residents of the park's surrounding community.  Find Out More About Us.

Our board includes architects, historians, authors, educators, musicians and publishers.  Most importantly, we are your neighbors, community members, parents and children of the park.