Central Park

Local nameCentral Park
LocationNew York City, USA

The largest park in New York City spreads across 843 acres. It is even bigger than some countries (e.g. the Principality Monaco or the Vatican City State). Despite the fact that it was landscaped, it looks very natural. The park was opened for public for the first time in 1858 and broadened to its present-day size in 1873.

Central Park is one of the most popular filming locations in New York City. Among many films that feature the Central Park is Breakfast at Tiffany’s, When Harry Met Sally or Home Alone 2: Lost in New York.

Among the many places worth visiting in Central Park are: the Belvedere Castle, the famous Strawberry Fields (a memorial dedicated to John Lennon) and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir. If you do not feel like walking all the way through the park, you can rent a bike, enjoy a horse carriage tour or a pedicab tour.

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Opening hours

Open daily: 6 a.m. - 1 a.m.
For times of guided tours check out the official website.

Admission

Free entrance.

Guided tours are free and offered on a first come, first served basis.

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central_Park

Official Website http://www.centralparknyc.org/

Twitter https://twitter.com/centralparknyc

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/centralparknyc/timeline

Phone +1 212 310 6600

Coordinates 40°46'57.352" N -73°57'55.734" E

Tours and activities: Central Park

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Central Park Walking Tour

from 25 USD

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