Heart of the Park Tour
Visit some of the Park's most famous landmarks, including Conservatory Water, Bethesda Terrace, and the Lake, on this east-to-west tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides.
Free, registration not required.
The tour route involves a few stairs.
Tour starts in front of the Samuel F. B. Morse statue (inside the Park at 72nd Street and Fifth Avenue), and ends at 72nd Street and Central Park West
For directions, please call 212-794-6564, daily from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
*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