July 6, 2015
NYC Parks today announced the opening of Le Pain Quotidien at Conservatory Water in Central...
February 12, 2015
NYC Parks Celebrates A Decade Since Unveiling The Gates In Central Park, Looks Forward To Art In Parks In 2015
Today, Thursday, February 12, NYC Parks celebrates the 10th anniversary of the unveiling of the...
October 3, 2014
Saturday, October 4 Highbridge Hawk Watch West 172nd Street and Amsterdam...
June 25, 2014
Tomorrow's World: The New York World's Fairs And Flushing Meadows Park On View At The Arsenal Gallery
Tomorrow's World: The New York World's Fairs and Flushing Meadows Corona Park opens to the...
June 23, 2014
For the first time, the event expands to a second day in Brooklyn’s Marine Park On...
May 22, 2014
In springtime, New York City parks offer some of the best birdwatching in the world, as hundreds...
May 21, 2014
Free French Screenings in NYC Parks this Summer Films on the Green is a free outdoor French...
May 1, 2014
On View May 1 – June 20, 2014 NYC Parks is pleased to present Closely Knit: A Textile...
March 6, 2014
NYC Parks is pleased to present STRATA, an exhibition of prints, ceramics and collages by Marie...
July 10, 2013
On July 9, Parks’ Gary Rozman led 25 summer interns on a tour of the southern end of...
Directions to Central Park
Know Before You Go
Starting June 29, 2015, Central Park Drives north of 72nd Street will be permanently car-free. For more information, please visit on.nyc.gov/1MOAh40.
Central Park Weather
- Central Park Tour: Southern Welcome Tour
- Stories at the Statue of Hans Christian Andersen
- Central Park Tour: Conservatory Garden
- Central Park Tour: Belvedere's Kingdom
- Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park
- Baseball Fields
- Basketball Courts
- Bicycling and Greenways
- Dog-friendly Areas
- Fitness Equipment
- Great Trees
- Handball Courts
- Historic Houses
- Horseback Riding Trails
- Ice Skating Rinks
- Nature Centers
- Outdoor Pools
- Paddleboat Rentals
- Recreation Centers
- Soccer Fields
- Spray Showers
- Tennis Courts
- Volleyball Courts
- Wi-Fi Hot Spots
- Zoos and Aquariums
Know when to go:
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