How to Connect
Public wi-fi service in New York City parks is provided by several companies, including AT&T, Cablevision, and Time Warner Cable, as well as through local partner organizations. Find out more about how to connect to each of these wi-fi service locations.
To connect to AT&T public wi-fi hotspots, browse the list of available wireless options in your mobile device, and select SSID: “attwifi” from the list of options. There is free and unlimited wi-fi at AT&T locations.
Cablevision and Time Warner Cable Locations
To connect to Cablevision or Time Warner Cable public wi-fi hotspots, browse the list of available wireless options in your mobile device, and select SSID: “GuestWiFi” from the list of options.
You will receive a prompt to register for wi-fi service. You may either select a 10-minute free pass, pay $0.99 for a full day pass, or sign in as a cable subscriber using your subscription information. WiFi service is free at all times to Cablevision’s Optimum Online and Time Warner Cable broadband subscribers.
For guests, public wi-fi service is limited to three free 10-minute passes for every 30 days. You will not be allowed to connect freely after you have reached that limit. To connect after that point, please purchase a day pass or sign in with your cable subscription information.
To connect to the Bryant Park Wireless Network, please visit the Bryant Park Corporation’s Wi-Fi page.
To connect to Wi-Fi sponsored by Union Square Partnership, please visit their Wi-Fi page.
Other partners may also offer public wi-fi connections within parks. Please follow park signage in order to connect at these locations.