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Important Winter Storm-Related Service Changes

Due to the winter storm, NYC Parks will close this afternoon at 6:00 p.m., effective until further notice. Closures include all parks and recreation centers, and signage will be posted at all parks sites.

For more information, please visit our Storm Update page.

Official Website of the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation


Moon-In at Sheep Meadow

Description:Moon-In gathering during broadcast of 1969 moon landing, with floating balloons and diagonal floodlights. Courtesy of New York City Parks Photo Archive, Neg. 53028_3.

Location: Central Park, Manhattan
Date: July 20, 1969
Photographer: Daniel McPartlin


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