January 19, 2016
On the afternoon of Friday, January 15, 2016, the non-profit organization Wild Bird Fund...
October 21, 2015
On Saturday, October 17, 2015, the Urban Park Rangers and the Amateur Astronomers Association...
October 13, 2015
On October 9, 2015, the late Beatle John Lennon would have been 75. His widow Yoko Ono...
September 24, 2015
Today marks day one of the Pope’s two-day visit to New York City where he will make stops...
July 6, 2015
NYC Parks today announced the opening of Le Pain Quotidien at Conservatory Water in Central...
February 12, 2015
NYC Parks Celebrates A Decade Since Unveiling The Gates In Central Park, Looks Forward To Art In Parks In 2015
Today, Thursday, February 12, NYC Parks celebrates the 10th anniversary of the unveiling of the...
October 3, 2014
Saturday, October 4 Highbridge Hawk Watch West 172nd Street and Amsterdam...
June 25, 2014
Tomorrow's World: The New York World's Fairs And Flushing Meadows Park On View At The Arsenal Gallery
Tomorrow's World: The New York World's Fairs and Flushing Meadows Corona Park opens to the...
June 23, 2014
For the first time, the event expands to a second day in Brooklyn’s Marine Park On...
May 22, 2014
In springtime, New York City parks offer some of the best birdwatching in the world, as hundreds...
Directions to Central Park
Know Before You Go
There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.
Belvedere 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.
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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- Baseball Fields
- Basketball Courts
- Bicycling and Greenways
- Dog-friendly Areas
- Fitness Equipment
- Great Trees
- Handball Courts
- Historic Houses
- Horseback Riding Trails
- Ice Skating Rinks
- Nature Centers
- Outdoor Pools
- Paddleboat Rentals
- Recreation Centers
- Soccer Fields
- Spray Showers
- Tennis Courts
- Volleyball Courts
- Wi-Fi Hot Spots
- Zoos and Aquariums