Wondering just what to do when you visit Central Park? Whether you're looking to explore on your own, take a guided tour or just relax and people-watch, we've put together great ideas for things to do in Central Park.
Central Park is filled with many sights to see and lots of winding paths, so you'll be very happy to have a Central Park map with you when you visit Central Park. There is even a printable version of the Central Park map you can bring with you and it's free!
Want Central Park to be at the heart of your visit to New York City? Consider staying at one of these New York City hotels with rooms overlooking Central Park.
Central Park is home to a number of well-known sculptures and attractions, including:
Central Park hosts a wide variety of different events throughout the year -- particularly in the summer. Adding one of these Central Park concerts or events to your New York City itinerary is a great way to take a break from the usual tourist activities and experience a taste of life in New York City.
Central Park Concerts and Events:
Picnicking in Central Park is a wonderful way to enjoy a delicious meal and fantastic people watching. It's also a great idea to pack a picnic for Central Park if you're attending a concert in Central Park. And for budget-minded travelers, a picnic lunch or dinner in Central Park can be a great way to save money and have a great experience at the same time.
Want a hand exploring Central Park? Consider taking one of these Central Park tours:
Want to take a virtual visit to Central Park? Check out these Central Park pictures to prepare yourself for your visit or to help you remember your visit to Central Park. The collection of Central Park photos includes photos of Central Park landmarks, the Central Park Zoo, and even some special events in Central Park.