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Central Park Tour: Legendary Landmarks

Thursday, April 7, 2016

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.

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Built as a folly and completed in 1872, Belvedere Castle offers grand views of the landscape it dominates just west of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Join Central Park Conservancy guides on this tour of the area's best-loved highlights, including Belvedere Castle, Shakespeare Garden, the Great Lawn, Turtle Pond, and the 3,500-year-old Obelisk, commonly known as Cleopatra's Needle.

The tour route involves moderate inclines and a few stairs. The tour starts and ends at Belvedere Castle (mid-Park at 79th Street)

For weather cancellation and other ticket policies, please review the Central Park Conservancy policies carefully. Groups of seven or more must schedule a custom tour three weeks in advance at tours@centralparknyc.org. For more information, please review our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).

Location

Belvedere Castle in Central Park Accessible
Mid-park at 79th Street
Manhattan
Directions to this location

Cost

Tickets: $15 per person. Central Park Conservancy members: $10 per person.

Event Organizer

Central Park Conservancy

Contact Number

(212) 772-0288

Contact Email

tours@centralparknyc.org

Categories

Education, History, Tours

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