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Views From the Past

Saturday, August 31, 2013

10:30 a.m.11:30 a.m.

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Learn about the Park's history and how its designers, Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, struggled to make their vision our reality. The route involves a few stairs.

Space is limited; advance registration required. Includes use of tour audio equipment; arrive early for check-in.

Note: Groups of seven or more people must call (212) 360-2726 or email to schedule a custom tour.

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).

Tour dates and times are subject to change without notice. For the latest information, check our Events Calendar.

Location

Outside the Dairy Gift Shop in Central Park
Manhattan
Directions to this location

Cost

Tickets: $15 per person. Central Park Conservancy members: $10 per person. Ticket sales are final.

Event Organizer

Central Park Conservancy

Contact Number

(212) 794-4064

Contact Email

tours@centralparknyc.org

Categories

Nature, History, Tours

Directions to Central Park

Know Before You Go

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As of March 17, the Delacorte Clock will be briefly closed for repair and restoration.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2017

Central Park Weather

  • Fri
    Chance Rain/Sleet
    50°F
  • Sat
    Slight Chance Light Rain then Chance Light Rain
    59°F
  • Sun
    Chance Light Rain
    46°F
  • Mon
    Rain Likely
    54°F

7-day forecast

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