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Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.

Viewing 1–10 out of 1,247 events
from January 21, 2014 (x) to November 2, 2015
with keyword/phrase “central park tour” (x)

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Mar 2

Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

at Outside the Dairy Gift Shop (in Central Park), Manhattan

2:00 p.m.3:15 p.m.
Learn about the park's history and how its designers, Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, struggled to make their vision our reality. The route involves a few stairs.
Category: Nature, History, Tours

Monday, March 3, 2014

Mar 3

Beginner Hockey Clinic (Registration Full)

at Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park), Manhattan

4:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Improve your game with skating and puck control drills as well as scrimmage play, all in an encouraging environment.
Category: Kids, Sports
Free!

Best For
Kids

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Mar 5

Central Park Tour: Heart of the Park

at East 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue (in Central Park), Manhattan

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
On this east-west walk you will see a hidden bench that tells time, miniature boats powered by the wind, a magnificent sculpture celebrating fresh water, and much more.
Category: History, Tours
Free!

Must See
Event
Mar 5

After School Ice Skating (Registration Full)

at Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park), Manhattan

4:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Learn the basic elements of ice skating through group and individual instruction.
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Mar 5

STRATA Exhibition Opening

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
The artists featured in STRATA, Marie Lorenz, Katy Fischer and Max Warsh, collect and arrange artifacts from the urban environment and create abstract compositions.
Category: Art
Free!

Must See
Event

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Mar 6

Arsenal Gallery Exhibition: STRATA

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The artists featured in STRATA, Marie Lorenz, Katy Fischer and Max Warsh, collect and arrange artifacts from the urban environment and create abstract compositions.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Art
Free!

Mar 6

Central Park Tour: The Ramble

at Belvedere Castle (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
Pass over streams and under arches on a maze of pathways in this secluded, 38-acre woodland on this route, which involves many hills and stairs.
Category: Nature, History, Tours

Friday, March 7, 2014

Mar 7

Arsenal Gallery Exhibition: STRATA

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The artists featured in STRATA, Marie Lorenz, Katy Fischer and Max Warsh, collect and arrange artifacts from the urban environment and create abstract compositions.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Art
Free!

Mar 7

Central Park Tour: Northern Forts

at Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.
History buffs will love this tour of the Harlem Meer and its environs, which were key lands in the American Revolution and the War of 1812. The route involves many hills and stairs.
Category: Education, History, Tours, Seniors

Mar 7

After School Ice Skating (Registration Full)

at Lasker Pool & Rink (in Central Park), Manhattan

4:00 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Learn the basic elements of ice skating through group and individual instruction.
Category: Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids

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