Central Park Walk
10:30 am
Frederick Law Olmstead & Calvert Vaux, 1865

Join Bob Gelber of WalkinNY.com for an historic stroll through Central Park from the General Sherman Statue to Belvedere Castle. Learn the importance of Central Park, not only to New York City, but to America, and find out why Olmstead and Vaux's plan was so dynamic and unique.

Saturday Tour Info: This tour will last approximately 1.5 hrs.

Since the first OHNY Weekend in 2003, this site is one of almost 50 have participated for 10 or more years. When you visit, please thank them for championing an open city! To see a full list of 15th Anniversary sites, click here.


Reservations for this tour are now sold out. Interested in exploring the city’s most iconic greenswards? You may also enjoy the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, which requires no reservations! Click on the site’s name to check out its Open Access listing.


Image Credit: Stig Nygaard CC BY 2.0