Central Park


The most photographed park in the world and arguably the great green emerald in Manhattan’s crown, Central Park covers 843 acres and is covered with dozens of distinct landmarks.  This walking tour will discuss the construction and history of this great park, explore many landmarks, and give a detailed history about the grand cultural and residential buildings around this august park.  Among some of the items to be discussed on the tour include:

-Grand Army Plaza (Manhattan)
-The Central Park Zoo
-Famous Hotels such as the Plaza and the Carlyle
-Belvedere Castle
-The Bethesda Terrace and the Angel of the Waters
-The Ramble
-American Museum of Natural History

Tour Meeting Place: At Grand Army Plaza in front of the Golden Statue of General Sherman.

*All tours must be arranged in advance by booking online, by email, or by telephone. No Walkups.