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Central Park Tour: Conservatory Garden

Saturday, July 2, 2016

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

This event repeats every week on Saturday between 5/7/2016 and 10/29/2016.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

From a magnificent iron gate made in 1894 to a sculptural tribute to The Secret Garden, Central Park Conservancy staff takes you on a guided stroll amid thousands of trees, shrubs, perennials, and annuals that bloom throughout the year. Learn about Conservatory Garden's history, design, and botanical specimens, from the professionals who care for it. This tour is bound to give visitors a new appreciation for this special space in Central Park. Route involves a few stairs.

The last Saturday of the month tour is free with registration.

Tours take place rain or shine, except in extreme weather conditions (heavy rain, sustained winds of 30mph or more, snowstorms, and a wind chill below 25 or heat index above 95 degrees).

Groups of seven or more must schedule a custom tour three weeks in advance at

For the latest information or to see more dates for this tour, check the Central Park Conservancy calendar. Tour dates and times are subject to change without notice.


Vanderbilt Gate in Central Park
5th Avenue & E 105th Street
Directions to this location

Location Details:
An accessible park entrance is available at 106th Street and Fifth Avenue.


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

Event Organizer

Central Park Conservancy

Contact Number

(212) 860-1370

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