St. Albans Park and the surrounding neighborhood are both named for a city in the county of Hertfordshire, England. The Queens neighborhood chose its name at the end of the 19th century hoping it would bring prestige to the area.
St. Albans Park
169 St., Merrick Blvd., Marne Pl.
bet. Linden Blvd., Sayres Ave., and 111 Rd.
For GPS directions use 175-18 Merrick Blvd. Jamaica NY
From Brooklyn, Manhattan and Queens Subway/Bus
E, J, & Z Trains terminate at Parsons-Archer/Jamaica Center. Exit your train take the Q4, Q5, Q84 or Q85 Bus from Jamaica Parsons Train Station. Exit at Merrick Blvd and Sayres Avenue and walk to the park.
Long Island Rail Road
Take any train to Jamaica Station. Walk down the platform to street level. You can either take the subway at Sutphin Boulevard one stop to Parsons/Archer or walk (one stop). Catch the Q84, Q85, Q5, Q4 to Merrick Blvd and Sayres Avenue.