Discovery Walks for Families

Discovery Walks for Families: Time Travelers

Join us for a journey through time — from the Ice Age, through the Revolutionary War, to today — and discover how Manhattan’s geography shaped the design of the Harlem Meer landscape.

Discovery Walks for Families are a great way for parents and children of all ages to learn about the nature and history of Central Park in fun and creative ways.

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Signature Tour

A North Woods arch in autumn

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Where to Meet

Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (Mid-Park at 110th Street)

Charles A. Dana Discovery Center

Cost

Free. Space is limited, registration required.

Accessibility

May not be suitable for strollers.

Terrain

A few inclines, some stairs, and uneven trails

Length of Tour

Approximately 90 minutes

Tour Highlights

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Harlem Meer

Harlem Meer

East Side at 106th-110th Streets

Charles A. Dana Discovery Center

Charles A. Dana Discovery Center

East Side at 110th Street

Fort Clinton

Fort Clinton

East Side at 107th Street

Nutter's Battery

Nutter's Battery

East Side at 108th Street

McGowan’s Pass

McGowan’s Pass

East Side at 107th Street

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