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Central Park

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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...more
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59th to 110th Street, Manhattan Borough, from Central Park West to 5th Avenue, New York City, NY 10022
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Reviewed today

Fantastic Park! I love the feel of this park. Love all the trees, lakes & wildlife! It's an oasis away from the chaos!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Central Park is a must visit for any New York stay. The park is bustling yet a nice escape from the busyness of the city. Go and enjoy the people watching.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank courtneye136
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Central Park is one of the main attractions tourists should visit in New York. Ride a charriot pulled by horses and have the impression you went back in time. The park has so many beautiful places that you will feel like photographing everything, specially in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jcfacundo
Reviewed today via mobile

It's central park, what else can one say? Lots of construction across the front of th part but the park is nice.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank travellerjohn045
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lovely walk views are like the movies. We walk to the strawberris field. people running, playing music and doing dances

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mtravelerrr
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Lovely safe place to wonder around and soak up the Christmas atmosphere, a must walk around or you can get tours

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mrfishs
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We took the horse carriage ride through the park. At $120, which was pricey, I was something I had always wanted to do. Thank goodness I had some cash or it would been $10 more. We were told it would be a 45 minute ride...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank KarenW566
Reviewed today via mobile

Fabulous❣️❣️We literally, walked through the Park to get from the Guggenheim Museum to our hotel The Moxy Hotel. What a treasure❣️❣️❣️Have good walking shoes 👞

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RanghildD
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Did a 2 hour sight seeing cycle tour in Central park on Sunday morning with the New York Pass. Really worth it and Chuck our guide was briliant. Really informative tour and great craic. Thanks Chuck

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank shacken123
Reviewed today

Central Park is beautiful whatever time of year, always has a lovely atmosphere and is relaxing walking around the various paths. At the moment there are still some leaves left on the trees although it is very cold. The lake is starting to freeze although...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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4 December 2018|
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Response from Hatter1981 | Reviewed this property |
The park is lovely and huge, and i proposed to my girlfiend on Gapstow bridge.We didn't have time to explore it all but we did go to the zoo and was well worth it (albeit smaller than a normal zoo)
4 December 2018|
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Response from jcn_uk | Reviewed this property |
I think most people missed the NYE (as in New Year's Eve, and not NYC...). If that is the case, I would imagine that it is not as free to walk around, as there are sections closed (for the fireworks) and security checks at... More
23 November 2018|
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Response from Bali1951US | Reviewed this property |
Check with the person with the horse and buggy at the Upper West Side. They always have the latest infos..maybe negotiate the rides