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Custom & Group Tours

Central Park Conservancy offers one-of-a-kind, private tours of the world's greatest urban park. Whether you’re visiting New York or are a local resident, see the City’s backyard from a new perspective through a custom tour designed to suit your needs. Walking tours led by Conservancy Guides are $150 for 1 to 10 people.

Or, treat yourself to the ultimate experience with a tour led by the Conservancy’s official historian and celebrated photographer, Sara Cedar Miller, or Conservatory Garden Curator, Diane Schaub. Duration, capacity, and prices vary on staff-led walking and driving tours. At least three weeks advance booking required. Gift certificates are available.

Conservatory Garden Tour with Diane Schaub, Central Park Conservancy Conservatory Garden Curator
Tour the Park's formal Conservatory Garden, known for its extraordinary floral displays, through the eyes of its Curator, Diane Schaub. With twenty years of experience managing and designing for the Garden, Schaub offers a singular perspective on its history and design, as well as plantings unique to this six-acre urban gem. Hundreds of annual and perennial varieties, eighty-year old crabapple allées, and exceptional fountain sculptures are among the Garden’s treasures. Tours start at $250 for up to 10 people.

Driving Tour with Sara Cedar Miller, Central Park Conservancy Historian and Photographer
Learn stories and secrets from the Park's amazing history and appreciate some little-known landscapes and sculptures as you tour the Park with Sara Cedar Miller, Central Park Conservancy's historian and photographer for more than twenty-five years. Miller has shot thousands of photographs of Central Park and has had her work featured in the Central Park Photography Collection as well as her bestselling book, Central Park, An American Masterpiece.  In addition to seeing the Park through the eyes of the award-winning photographer, you will receive one of Miller's autographed Seeing Central Park books as a keepsake. Tours start at $500, including transportation for a maximum of 6 people.

More information: 212.360.2726 or tours@centralparknyc.org