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Central Park

Monuments

John Purroy Mitchel

John Purroy Mitchel

Stele, bust, ornamental wall

Jose Julian Marti

Jose Julian Marti

Equestrian statue (over life-size) on integral plinth on pedestal

King Wladyslaw Jagiello

King Wladyslaw Jagiello

Equestrian figure (over life-size) on pedestal on base on terrace

Lilac Walk

Lilac Walk

Plaque on boulder

Lions

Lions

Bas-relief in three continuous sections

Literary Walk Restoration Marker

Literary Walk Restoration Marker

Sidewalk intaglio with inset lettering and compass motif

Loeb Memorial Fountain

Loeb Memorial Fountain

Figures atop fountain

Lombard Lamp

Lombard Lamp

Street lamp adorned with a pair of infant figures at each of four corners of base, plaque

Directions to Central Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

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.

ParkCentral Park

As of April 27, Central Park's Bow Bridge is closed to the public for structural work and a fresh coat of paint. The work is expected to last three to four months. Removing the old paint will require wrapping the bridge in a tent-like structure to prevent debris from falling into the water. Along with repainting, the work will include replacing the wooden decking, fixing several beams on the underside of the span, and reinforcing approaches at either end.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2015

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