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Central Park

Shakespeare in the Park


Learn what goes on behind-the-scenes at The Public Theater's summer Shakespeare Festival.

Directions to Central Park

Know Before You Go

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.

Central Park Weather

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