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Turn Central Park into a giant game board with these fun scavenger hunt adventures! Save 20% with promo code CENTRALPARK20. Read more

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Experience the best of Central Park! Visit attractions such as Strawberry Fields, Belvedere Castle, Wollman Rink, and Gapstow Bridge. Learn about the history and architecture of the park, and see where many famous movie & tv scenes were shot... Read more

Walking Tours

The Met Breuer, located on Madison Avenue and 75th Street, was designed by Marcel Breuer as an additional space for the public to explore The Metropolitan Museum of Art's modern and contemporary art program. Read more

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Bring your camera and capture the essence of Central Park's most unique attractions and beautiful backdrops on this photo walking tour! Read more

Photo Tours

Named for the Italian meaning "beautiful view," Belvedere Castle offers park goers panoramic views that include some of Central Park's most beautiful landmarks. Read more

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The Charles A. Dana Discovery Center was opened in 1993 as one of the park's main visitor centers. It holds a multitude of educational workshops throughout the year and a Catch & Release fishing program for youths. Read more

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Swedish Cottage

Cal Vornberger

The Swedish Cottage was placed in Central Park in 1877 at the suggestion of Frederick Law Olmsted and served a variety of purposes, perhaps most importantly being used as the headquarters for the Civil Defense during World War II. Read more

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The North Meadow Recreation Center, formerly a stable, contains a lab responsible for monitoring Central Park's water and soil while teaching kids biology and chemistry. Visitors can also borrow various sporting goods and basketballs. Read more

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Designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and opened in 1959, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum features modern and contemporary art and is one of New York City's most recognizable buildings. Read more

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Cal Vornberger

The Lincoln Center for Performing Arts is home to 11 resident arts organizations representing symphony, opera, chamber music, theater, dance, film, and arts education. It is one of New York's great cultural hubs. Read more

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American Museum of Natural History, New York City

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The American Museum of Natural History is one of the best museums in the area for children (and adults as well), showcasing natural wonders from dinosaurs to outer space. Read more

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Metropolitan Museum of Art

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With a collection spanning over 5,000 years of history and 36,000 pieces from around the globe, the Metropolitan Museum of Art is New York City’s largest art museum and also one of the most famous in the world. Read more

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The Henry Luce Nature Observatory is a wonderful educational site that teaches visitors about nature and wildlife in Central Park. Read more

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The Tisch Children's Zoo can be found within the Central Park Zoo at 64th Street and 5th Avenue. Read more

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Explore museums and art exhibits in and around Central Park, including the American Museum of Natural History, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Guggenheim, and more. Check out our list of the most popular picks. Read more

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