Attractions Must-See Central Park
This remarkable park is full of attractions and surprises in the heart of Upper Manhattan.
Outdoors & RecreationCentral Park Views
See the lawns, fountains, waterfalls and other attractions that make this one of the most famous parks in the world.
AttractionsTop NYC Attractions
Don’t miss these big draws when you come to the five boroughs.
Restaurants Best NYC Restaurants near Central Park
Planning a visit to Central Park? Don’t go hungry. This list of restaurants near the attraction will come in handy.
Hotels NYC Art Hotels
NYC’s hotels offer a range of covetable amenities—not least their artworks. Here are a few hotels where the decor is by contemporary masters.
ToursCentral Park Night Time Photo Tour
This night time photo tour is led by a professional photographer with industry experience. You'll get a chance to explore Central Park with your cameras at night. Learn how to take beautiful photos in low light.
Attractions The History of Cleopatra's Needle
How did a gigantic, 3,500-year-old Egyptian monument wind up in New York City’s Central Park?
ToursCentral Park 5K Fun Run
This Central Park tour combines fitness with a sightseeing twist! You'll be led by a certified fitness professional over an hour long 5k run. A three and a half mile “sight-running” tour along the winding paths and rolling hills of the park. We make a number of stops along the way to take in the Park’s beauty and discuss its history.
ToursCentral Park Picnic with Full Day Bike Rental
There is simply nothing better than biking to a sweet, shady spot in Central Park, sitting down, and enjoying a delicious and nutritious picnic. Now, you can get a top of the line bike and a top of the line picnic, all at one convenient location!
ToursCentral Park Date: Rowboating in Central Park with Full Day Bike Rentals
Embark on a tranquil aquatic adventure at the historic Loeb Boathouse with a row boat ride in Central Park!
ToursNYC Highlights Private Tour by Foot and Subway
Take this customized private tour of New York City and embark on a truly unique experience. Travel by foot and subway like a real New Yorker, with just you, your group and a private, knowledgeable guide. See New York’s top sightseeing attractions and neighborhoods, all with a licensed NYC tour guide who is passionate about our great city.
ToursHorseback Riding in Central Park
Horseback riding provides a unique opportunity to take in the grandeur of Manhattan’s Central Park. With a guide leading the way, you’ll trot down the Bridle Path on your equine companion. See New York City’s historical monuments and other sights for an hour, or upgrade for a 2-hour ride.
ToursCentral Park Date: Horse Carriage Ride with Tavern on the Green Dining Experience
Experience the Tavern with a Horse and Carriage ride through central park followed by a dining experience at Tavern on the Green.
ToursNYC Rollerblade Rental
Central Park's drives provide a challenging course for in-line skating. Circling the entire Park, the drives provide three long-distance routes — 6.1 miles, 5.2 miles or 1.7 miles, or shorter distances if you cross the Park at a number of scenic locations.
In the Neighborhood
Arts & Culture
The summer home of the City's Public Theater and its celebrated annual summer event, Shakespeare in the Park, this 1,800-capacity, open-air theater was founded in 1962, and it has presented a repertory production of Shakespeare every summer since.
Outdoors & Recreation
Known as the heart of Central Park, this two-story terrace was built by Calvert Vaux and Frederick Law Olmsted and includes intricate carvings that showcase both the times of the day and the four seasons of the year.
Outdoors & Recreation
Victorian Gardens Amusement Park (Central Park)
Victorian Gardens Amusement Park is a traditional family amusement park featuring one-of-a-kind, handcrafted rides, games of chance, classic concessions, face painting, clowns and entertainment.