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Central Park

Monuments

Jose Julian Marti

Jose Julian Marti

Equestrian statue (over life-size) on integral plinth on pedestal

King Wladyslaw Jagiello

King Wladyslaw Jagiello

Equestrian figure (over life-size) on pedestal on base on terrace

Lilac Walk

Lilac Walk

Plaque on boulder

Lions

Lions

Bas-relief in three continuous sections

Literary Walk Restoration Marker

Literary Walk Restoration Marker

Sidewalk intaglio with inset lettering and compass motif

Loeb Memorial Fountain

Loeb Memorial Fountain

Figures atop fountain

Lombard Lamp

Lombard Lamp

Street lamp adorned with a pair of infant figures at each of four corners of base, plaque

Ludwig Van Beethoven

Ludwig Van Beethoven

Bust, allegorical figure on pedestal

Directions to Central Park

Know Before You Go

There are currently 3 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

ParkCentral Park

Beginning June 27, 2018, Central Park will become entirely car-free. The Central Park transverse roads at 97th, 86th, 79th and 65th Streets will remain open to motor vehicles.

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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