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Central Park Tour: History of Sports in Central Park

Friday, November 8, 2013

12:00 p.m.1:15 p.m.

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Learn how tastes in recreation have changed since the mid-19th century, and how the Park has been changed to mirror those tastes.

The route for this walk involves a few stairs. ours 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 tours@centralparknyc.org or (212) 360-2726. 

Tour dates and times are subject to change without notice.

Location

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

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Central Park Conservancy

Contact Number

(212) 794-4064

Contact Email

tours@centralparknyc.org

Categories

History, Tours, Seniors

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 Rain
    58°F
  • Sun
    Light Rain Likely and Patchy Fog
    44°F
  • Mon
    Rain
    55°F

7-day forecast

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