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Central Park Tour: Iconic Views of Central Park

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

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

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Take our signature tour, and let Central Park Conservancy guides give you an insider's look at some of the most iconic features of the world's greatest urban park. Learn how rocky, swampy land was built into the living work of art that is Central Park today. Highlights of this tour include: the Dairy, Sheep Meadow, Cherry Hill, the Lake, Bow Bridge, Bethesda Terrace, The Mall, and Literary Walk.

The tour route involves a few stairs. The tour starts and ends at the Dairy Visitor Center (mid-Park at 65th Street).

For weather cancellation, ticket and other policies, please review Central Park's Conservancy's policies carefully.

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

For more information, please review the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).


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


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

Event Organizer

Central Park Conservancy

Contact Number

(212) 794-4064

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Education, Nature, History, Tours, Seniors

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Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

Nature CentersBelvedere Castle Visitor Center

Beginning Monday, February 26, Belvedere Castle will be closed for restoration. The castle will reopen to the public in 2019. To reach our Urban Park Rangers at Central Park, please call (212) 360-1444.

ParkCentral Park

Beginning Monday, February 26, Belvedere Castle will be closed for restoration. The surrounding plaza and terrace remain open, but will also close in the coming weeks. The Belvedere will reopen to the public in 2019. For more information on the restoration of Belvedere Castle, please visit Central Park Conservancy's website.

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