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Central Park Tour: Marathon Route

Friday, November 1, 2013

1:00 p.m.2:15 p.m.

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Learn the history of some of the Park's highlights along the marathon route that will be in the spotlight on race day, from where the runners enter the park to the finish line! The route involves moderate inclines and lasts 75 minutes.

The ticket price of $15 (Members $10) oncludes use of tour audio equipment. Arrive early for check-in. Space is limited; advance registration required at (212) 360-2726

Ticket sales are final. Tours take place rain or shine, except in extreme weather conditions (heavy rain, sustained winds of 30mph or more, snowstorms, and a wind chill below 25 or heat index above 95 degrees).

Location

East 106th Street Entrance in Central Park Accessible
Manhattan
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Cost

Tickets: $15 per person. Central Park Conservancy members: $10 per person. Tickets available for purchase onsite. All ticket sales are final. Advanced registration required: 212-360-2726

Event Organizer

Central Park Conservancy

Contact Number

(212) 360-2726

Contact Email

tours@centralparknyc.org

Categories

Nature, History, Tours

Directions to Central Park

Know Before You Go

Ice Skating RinksLasker Rink (Temporarily Closed)

Lasker Rink is closed due to a refrigeration malfunction. Parks is trying to repair the rink's concrete slab and valves to identify and fix the source of the leak, in the hope of reopening the rink to the public later this season. In the meantime, the Trump Organization along with NYC Parks will work with the community and other area rinks to try to accommodate hockey and skating groups who call Lasker Rink home. Refunds will also be issued to any organizations who reserved and paid for use of the rink during the time that it will be closed.

Central Park Weather

  • Wed
    Rain/Snow
    44°F
  • Wed
    Mostly Cloudy
    42°F
  • Fri
    Mostly Sunny
    36°F
  • Sat
    Partly Sunny
    42°F

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