Things to See and Do
There's always something to see or do in Central Park!
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Calvert Vaux created the miniature castle in 1869 as a whimsical structures intended as a lookout to the reservoir (now the Great Lawn) and the Ramble. After decades of deterioration, the Conservancy renovated and reopened the castle in 1983 as a visitor center and gift shop. The most recent restoration was completed in 2019.
This playground's focal point is the Group of Bears sculpture by renowned artist Paul Manship.