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Millions of memories have been made in Central Park's playgrounds.
Share yours here.

What's your #centralplay memory? Tell us your story in words, photos or a video using the form below, by posting on our Facebook timeline, or by tweeting with the hashtag #centralplay. We'll share our favorites for over 150,000 Facebook friends to see!

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Send us your photos, videos, songs, poems, drawings – whatever the Park's playgrounds inspire you to share!

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*Title of Submission
Description of Submission
*Name of Parent/Guardian
*Email Address of Parent/Guardian
*Names of all minors appearing in submission, separated by commas. **Write "N/A" if not applicable.
*Terms and Conditions  I have read and agree to the full Terms and Conditions.
*Consent Guidelines  I am the parent or legal guardian of each minor who is portrayed or otherwise featured in the Submission, and have the legal right to consent and do hereby consent to these Consent Guidelines.

If you have any questions about Central Play or how to submit a memory, please email

**Names required for all photos and videos containing images of children.


About Central Play

The Central Park Conservancy’s Central Play initiative aims to reconstruct and enhance Central Park’s 21 beloved playgrounds, which provide clean, safe space for the children of New York. Central Park’s playgrounds aim to nurture creativity and facilitate exploration and adventure for the Park’s littlest visitors. The Conservancy is undertaking this extensive campaign to bring all 21 playgrounds to the same standard of excellence throughout the Park and to provide the best possible environment and experience for everyone.

Learn all about the Conservancy's Plan for Play.

Read about specific playgrounds projects on our restoration page.

Donate* or become a member of the Conservancy to keep our playgrounds fit for a kid.
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* If you are considering a gift above $10,000, please contact Jaclyn Perlman in the Major Gifts Department at 212-446-2243 or

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