Ken Mattingly Park

Okeechobee Rd and Circle Dr. 

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday:  2:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Phone Number
(305) 687-2650

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    View of Ken Mattingly Park open areas
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    View of landscaped areas
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    View of Ken Mattingly Park open areas
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    Ken Mattingly park sign

Ken Mattingly

Named after Thomas Kenneth Mattingly II Born in Chicago, Illinois, Mattingly attended school in Hialeah, Florida, and was active in the Boy Scouts of America where he achieved its second highest rank, Life Scout. He graduated from Miami Edison High School and went on to receive a Bachelor of Science degree in Aeronautical Engineering from Auburn University in 1958, better known as Ken Mattingly, is a retired American astronaut, Naval Aviator and Rear Admiral in the United States Navy who flew on the Apollo 16, STS-4 and STS-51-Cmissions. He later flew as Command Module pilot for Apollo 16, making him one of only 24 people to have flown to the Moon.