The Park Needs Us

Central Park is New York City’s backyard—and it needs all who visit to get involved in its care. Learn how you can help the Conservancy care for our vital shared greenspace.

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The Central Park Conservancy is responsible for the care of the entire Park.

From major restorations to ongoing maintenance, we do it all—with your help. By supporting the nonprofit Conservancy, you are supporting Central Park and providing New Yorkers with a clean and beautiful 843-acre backyard.

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Show Your Support

The dedicated staff of the Central Park Conservancy are taking care of the Park so that it remains beautiful and vibrant for you. Please help us, if you can, by making a gift today.

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Notes from the Park

The bat is pictured hanging upside down from a leafy branch

From Our Magazine

Flying in Plain Sight: The Bats of Central Park

October 21, 2020

Pumpkins, lit from within, floating on the Meer at night

From Our Magazine

The Hair-Raising History of the Halloween Pumpkin Flotilla

October 3, 2019

Birding Guide

Many birds live in the Park year-round, with others stopping to rest and feed during their spring and fall migrations. Discover how to spot and appreciate these winged wonders of Central Park.

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