Mid-Park Welcome Tour

See Central Park’s best-known features and vistas, and learn about some of its lesser-known history. Stroll through the Ramble, one of the Park’s woodland areas, and visit landmarks like the Balcony Bridge, Belvedere Castle, and the Lake during this insider tour with Conservancy guides.

Signature Tour

Mid Park Welcome

Where to Meet

Alexander von Humboldt statue (77th Street and Central Park West).

Alexander von Humboldt


Free. Registration not required.

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A few inclines and some stairs

Ending Spot

Tour ends at Belvedere Castle (mid-Park at 79th Street).

Tour Highlights

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The Lake

Mid-Park at 71st-78th Streets

Balcony Bridge

West Side at 77th Street

Oak Bridge at Bank Rock Bay

West Side at 77th Street

Belvedere Castle

Mid-Park at 79th Street

The Ramble

Mid-Park at 73rd-79th Streets

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Step away from the City and take refuge in Central Park’s serene Ramble, a 36-acre woodland featuring cascades and tree-covered pathways.

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East Side Evening Stroll

Join us for an evening stroll from the Park’s south end to Bethesda Terrace. Learn about Central Park’s beloved sites and take in the views during this one-hour tour.

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Heart of the Park Tour

Walk straight through the heart of Central Park on a tour highlighting famed spots like Bethesda Terrace, Bow Bridge, and Strawberry Fields.

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