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Central Park

Monuments

Gorilla

Gorilla

Bas-relief

Greensward Plan

Greensward Plan

Map of Central Park. Design drawn on a darkened paper in gray black ink with lettering in red-brown.

Group of Bears

Group of Bears

Group of three on integral, graduated plinth on circular pedestal with five steps; plaque

Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen

Seated figure (heroic scale) on bench, cygnet figure

Honey Bear

Honey Bear

Fountain figure on ornamented integral plinth

Imagine

Imagine

Mosaic roundel with starburst design set in pavement, plaque set in rock outcropping about a hundred yards east of roundel

Irving and Estelle Levy Playground Gate

Irving and Estelle Levy Playground Gate

Two-leaved gate ornamented with animal figures; mounted plaque

Jeanne E. Kerbs

Jeanne E. Kerbs

Tablet affixed to exterior wall

Directions to Central Park

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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