Alerts

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Seasonal closures

  • Heckscher Ballfields will close on October 21, 2019 and re-open April 4, 2020.
  • Lawn Bowling and Croquet Green will close on October 21, 2019 and re-open May 2, 2020.
  • North Meadow Ballfields will close on November 25, 2019 and re-open April 4, 2020.
  • Sheep Meadow, East Meadow, and the Great Lawn Ballfields will close on December 2, 2019 and re-open April 4, 2020.

Monday, October 21, 2019 - Saturday, April 4, 2020

Heckscher Ballfields will close on October 21, 2019 and re-open April 4, 2020.

Monday, October 21, 2019 - Saturday, May 2, 2020

Lawn Bowling and Croquet Green will close on October 21, 2019 and re-open May 2,2020.

Monday, November 25, 2019 - Saturday, April 4, 2020

North Meadow Ballfields will close on November 25, 2019 and re-open April 4, 2020.

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - Saturday, March 20, 2021

The Naumburg Bandshell is closed for construction through Spring 2021.

Monday, February 24, 2020

The Three Bears Playground will be closed for maintenance.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

On Tuesday, February 25, the Charles A. Dana Center will open at 10:30 am.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

On Tuesday, February 25, Chess & Checkers House, the Columbus Circle Information Kiosk, the Dairy Visitor Center & Gift Shop, and the North Meadow Recreation Center will open at 11:30 am.

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

On Tuesday, February 25, Belvedere Castle will open at 12:00 pm.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Belvedere Castle and the Columbus Circle Kiosk will open at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, February 26.

Thursday, February 27, 2020

On Thursday, February 27, the Charles A. Dana Discovery Center will open at 10:30 am.

Thursday, February 27, 2020

On Thursday, February 27, the North Meadow Recreation Center will open at 11:00 am.

Thursday, February 27, 2020

On Thursday, February 27, Chess & Checkers House and the Columbus Circle Information Kiosk will open at 11:30 am.

Friday, March 6, 2020

On Friday, March 6, Chess & Checkers House and the Columbus Circle Information Kiosk will close at 12:00 pm.