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Review of Central Park

Central Park
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US$30.00*
and up
Central Park Ice Skating at Wollman Rink and...
Ranked #2 of 1,137 things to do in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: For more than 150 years, visitors have flocked to Central Park's 843 green acres in the heart of Manhattan. Since 1980, the Park has been managed by the Central Park Conservancy, in partnership with the public. Central Park is open 6 am to 1 am daily. Visit the official website of Central Park to learn more about Park happenings and activities and to learn how you to help Central Park!
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Be sure to take one of the walking tours in beautiful Central Park. The tour guides are volunteers and our did a super job of describing the history of the park and several of the buildings. The tours are free and well worth the time

Thank Mary E
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

We visited with two teenagers and a 7 year old. Very relaxing wander through and then to sit in the sun and relax while the kids enjoyed one of the well maintained playgrounds. The park is kept clean and is a pleasant way to spend time. The horse and carriages a bit of a put off, but others seemed to enjoy. Don’t visit New York without spending some time here.

Thank Karen C
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Unfortunately we only got to see the southern quarter of the Park, but I will be back to see more. Beautiful, clean and peaceful. You don't feel like you are in the middle of NYC and the millions of people. Sit and people watch or hit the fountains, statues, bridges and Strawberry Fields. There's a surprise around every turn and over every hill.

Thank Cynthia C
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

This park is a must. Don't miss the boat house where you can get a bite to eat or grab a sandwich at a local deli and enjoy a picnic on the grounds.

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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

We had such a great time in the park...the landscape is lovely with plenty of paths to meander down. Around every corner you see something new...a pond, a performer, a statue (the Alice in Wonderland statue is particularly fun), or just pretty scenery. A great place to spend an afternoon.

Thank Misty S
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