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Central Park

Monuments

Arsenal Landmark Plaque

Arsenal Landmark Plaque

Plaque and small circular medallion

Arsenal Mural

Arsenal Mural

Mural covering north, east, and south walls of lobby, and continuing on west wall at balcony level; complementary painted decoration of west wall and two columns at lobby level

Arthur Brisbane Monument

Arthur Brisbane Monument

Shaft with bench beside it (all one piece) with sunken bas-relief medallion above the bench

Augustus Heckscher Gate Posts

Augustus Heckscher Gate Posts

2 gateposts, incised letters

Balto

Balto

Canine figure on integral plinth on boulder with relief tablet mounted on front

Beisa, Eland Gnu

Beisa, Eland Gnu

carved panel

Bethesda Fountain

Bethesda Fountain

Fountain with two basins, upper basin surmounted by angel figure (heroic scale), four putti (life size) between upper and lower basins, in a circular pool

Directions to Central Park

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PlaygroundsEast 72nd St Playground

The East 72nd St Playground is closed for construction. It will reopen this summer. Central Park Conservancy is renovating the playground to improve its accessibility and connection to the park's landscape. Please visit the Central Park Conservancyfor more information.

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