Discovery Journals

Download an activity book for your kids and investigate the connections between the design, plants, wildlife, and people in the Park.

Discovery Journals include activities for kids to investigate the connections between the design, plants, wildlife, and people in Central Park. Download your own Discovery Journals for the following locations:

The North Woods
The Ramble
The Harlem Meer
Turtle Pond
The Pond
Shakespeare Garden
Conservatory Garden
The Mall and Bethesda Terrace
Hallett Nature Sanctuary

Exploration Guides

Designed to complement Discovery Journals, Exploration Guides provide information on the ecological features unique to each area. Guides include a map with suggested route and activities for developing kids' observation skills. Download your own Exploration Guides for the following locations:

The North Woods
The Harlem Meer
The Pond
The Ramble
Turtle Pond