Central Park

Zoos and Aquariums

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Parks & Recreation owns one aquarium and four zoos throughout the city. These facilities are managed and administered by the Wildlife Conservation Society.

List of Zoos and Aquariums

NameLocationPhone #More Info
Central Park Wildlife Center & Tisch Children's Zoo5th Avenue & East 64th Street, New York, NY 10021(212) 439-6500Official Central Park Zoo website

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Ice Skating Rinks
Harlem Meer Center (formerly Lasker Rink)

The Harlem Meer Center is closed in order to rebuild the facility to increase access to nearby communities and enhance year-round programming. For more information, visit Central Park Conservancy's Rebuilding Harlem Meer Center page.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2024

Outdoor Pools
Harlem Meer Center

The Harlem Meer Center is closed in order to rebuild the facility to increase access to nearby communities and enhance year-round programming. For more information, visit Central Park Conservancy's Rebuilding Harlem Meer Center page.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2024

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