Belvedere's Kingdom Tour

Date: April 26, 2014, 12:00 PM to 1:15 PM

Completed in 1872, Belvedere Castle offers grand views of the landscape it dominates just west of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Join Central Park Conservancy guides on this tour of the area's best-loved attractions, including Belvedere Castle, the Great Lawn, Turtle Pond, and the 3,500-year-old Obelisk, commonly known as Cleopatra’s Needle.

The tour route involves moderate inclines and a few stairs.
Tour starts and ends at Belvedere Castle (mid-Park at 79th Street)

90 minutes
Tickets $15 (Members $10)
Ticket sales are final.

Space is limited; advance ticket purchase recommended. Please arrive at the meeting location 15 minutes before the start of the tour to allow time for check-in. Out of consideration for other guests we cannot accommodate those arriving after the start time.

Tours take place rain or shine, except in extreme weather conditions.* For the latest information, or to see more dates for this tour, check our calendar.

Groups of seven or more must schedule a Custom Tour three weeks in advance at


*Extreme weather conditions include heavy rain, sustained winds of 30 mph or more, snowstorms, wind chill below 25 degrees Fahrenheit, or heat index above 95 degrees Fahrenheit




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