Central Park in Manhattan, New York, United States - get details, & find more attractions to visit nearby

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Central Park

New York, NY, USA

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About Central Park

Central Park is an urban park in Manhattan, New York City. It is the fifth-largest park in City. The park contains lakes, a castle, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the Central Park Zoo. This Park has about 35,000,000 visitors every year. It is the most visited city park in the United States.



Attractions near Central Park

The Metropolitan Museum of Art0.42km from Central Park

This is the largest museum in the United State and it was the third most visited art museum in the world. Its permanent collection contains over two million works, divided among 17 curatorial departments.

Belvedere Castle0.49km from Central Park

Belvedere Castle is a folly in Central Park in Manhattan. It contains exhibit rooms and an observation deck, and since 1919, it has also housed the official Central Park weather station. Its name comes from belvedere, which means "beautiful view" in Italian.

The Jewish Museum0.74km from Central Park

The Jewish Museum is an art museum and repository of cultural artifacts. This is the first Jewish museum in the United States, as well as the oldest existing Jewish museum in the world, it contains the largest collection of art and Jewish culture excluding Israeli museums, more than 30,000 objects.

American Museum of Natural History0.75km from Central Park

This is the largest natural history museum in the world. The complex comprises 26 interconnected buildings housing 45 permanent exhibition halls, in addition to a planetarium and a library and the collections contain over 34 million specimens of plants, animals, fossils, minerals, rocks, meteorites, human remains, and human cultural artifacts and more.

Central Park Zoo1.76km from Central Park

The Central Park Zoo is a 6.5-acre zoo located at the southeast corner of Central Park in New York City. It is part of an integrated system of four zoos and one aquarium managed by the Wildlife Conservation Society.

This is the cathedral of the Episcopal Diocese of New York. This is an unfinished building, with only ​2⁄3 of the proposed building having been completed, due to several major stylistic changes and work interruptions.

Where is Central Park

Discover more attractions in Manhattan, where Central Park is located

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This is the most populous city in the United states and the largest metropolitan area in the world by urban landmass and is also home to the headquarters of United Nations.