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Highlights of Central Park Walking Tour

Highlights
  • 2-hour walking tour of Central Park
  • Navigate the massive park with ease on a leisurely stroll with your expert guide
  • Stop at famous and hidden spots including the Wollman Rink, Central Park Mall and Bethesda Fountain
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Highlights of Central Park Walking Tour
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9AM TourMost Popular
Morning tour departs at 9am
US$26.13
12PM Tour
Morning tour departs at 9am
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4PM Tour
Afternoon tour departs at 4pm
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Overview
Get to know Central Park, the most visited urban park in the United States, on this guided, 2-hour walking tour. Take a leisurely stroll around this iconic New York City landmark, exploring its many bridges, fountains and statues while learning about its history and design from an experienced guide. See the spots featured in more than 300 different films since 1908, stopping frequently to rest and hear interesting details and anecdotes about the park.
What to Expect
Meet your guide just a few blocks from Central Park, and then it’s time for a 2-hour stroll through the cultural history of this New York City icon. Learn about and fall in love with this New York City landmark, exploring the many bridges, fountains and sculptures throughout the park while learning about its history and design from an experienced guide.

Central Park is the most visited urban park in the United States, with almost 40 million visitors each year. It’s also one of the most-filmed locations in the world. In fact, over 300 movies have scenes within the park, from Romeo and Juliet in 1908 to The Avengers in 2011 and beyond. Some of the cinematic highlights on this walking tour include the Boathouse Café from Sex and the City and When Harry Met Sally, the Bandshell in Breakfast at Tiffany’s and Kramer vs. Kramer, the pond from Home Alone 2, Tavern on the Green from Wall Street and Ghostbusters, the Conservatory from Stewart Little and many more.

There are plenty of rest stops along the way where the guide will talk about the many interesting details of this National Historic Landmark park. The tour is rated as an easy stroll, with no significant hills to climb. And with no more than 25 people on the tour, it makes for an ideal, personalized experience.
Reviews (89)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Great 2 hour tour with Jim

Really enjoyed our Central Park tour. Jim, our guide, was personable and knowledgeable. Saw much of the south half of the park. CAUTION: this was NOT a leisurely stroll through the park. My wife and I are seniors and had to make an effort to...More

Thank Jake J
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great way to see this beautiful park.

Took this tour on a beautiful October morning. The 9 am tour is great - less crowded so easier to take your time as you listen to fascinating tidbits of history. The tour began at 59th and went as far as just north of the...More

Thank LLG1371
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Great tour

We booked this tour as part of our New York pass. Even though the weather was less than preferable (it rained and was misty) the tour still ended up being great mostly thanks to our tour guide Chuck who gave very detailed information about the...More

Thank Julia S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Great tour

Lovely getting to learn about the history of the park and how it has evolved over the years. Ronny was a great guide! Central Park is one of my favorite places in NY - highly a recommend a visit and this tour!

Thank LauraTravelGoals
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile
Great tour!

Great way to be introduced to some of the sites that Central Park has to offer. Our guide (Joel) did a great job of pointing out the sites and explaining the history of the park. Thoroughly enjoyable.

Thank Brett P
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Jane H
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Response from margokohlhoff | Reviewed this property |
You would have to contact them. We had a group of 12 people on our tour (ours was a party of 4). Not sure they would change or not.
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