Visitor Info

Plan your trip to Central Park with maps, visitor information and more.

enlightenedALERT: Central Park remains open with some program suspensions. Learn more on our Covid-19 Updates page.

The zoo is reopening! From July 24th, the zoo will be open to all guests. From July 20th to July 23rd, the zoo will be open to members. Check their Know Before You Go page to learn what to expect.

Looking for information about Central Park? Find maps and directions, discover things to do, and browse frequently asked questions, whether you're visiting from around the corner or around the world. From popular attractions to year-round activities, we have everything you need for exploring Central Park.

Central Park is a visual masterpiece created by landscape designer Frederick Law Olmsted and architect Calvert Vaux. It has gone through major developments and restoration over time to carry on its initial purpose as an open-air oasis for a metropolitan city. No matter the season or reason for your visit, this national historic landmark is a setting for enjoying many pursuits. Visit our Things to Do section for more info.

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