Central Park

Top 1% of attractions in New York City
9 / 10

16 expert reviews

“Located in the middle of the city’s densest borough, Central Park feels like a natural haven.”

– Condé Nast Traveler

Fodor's Fodor's
"Central Park is an urbanized Eden that offers residents and visitors alike a bite of the apple." Full review
Concierge Concierge
"The calming yang to the city's fervent go-go yin, with ample nooks and open fields to allow for just about any pursuit."
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
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"An oasis from the insanity: the lush lawns, cool forests, flowering gardens, glassy bodies of water and meandering, wooded paths providing the dose of serene nature that New Yorkers crave." Full review
Travel + Leisure Travel + Leisure
"Rambling yet contained, nature-filled yet man-made, this 843-acre oasis provides a welcome respite from the concrete jungle for locals and tourists alike." Full review
Time Out Time Out
"Named for the cherry trees that bloom here in spring, this slope overlooking the Lake is a great spot for picnics." Full review
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