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The Central Park Walking Tour

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Overview
* Uncover the purpose of Central Park as a Democratic space * Discover how the design helps achieve this purpose * Photograph many famous park locations featured in hundreds of movies and TV shows Experience Central Park on a deeper level by taking a professionally guided walking tour. Discover Central Park's origins, witness it's design and visit many movies sites on this two hour narrated walk in the park!  ​A stroll along the Mall and Literary Walk to the park center piece the Bethesda Terrace. Next on to the Conservatory Water, an ornamental model boat pond that featured in the Stuart Little movie.  Climb on the Alice in Wonderland statue, get lost in the Ramble, cross Bow Bridge which is known as “Engagement Bridge” and featured in many movies including Spider Man III. We wander the Lake shore and make our way through Strawberry Fields, the peace garden and memorial to John Lennon of the Beatles. This casual walking tour is professionally guided by a former park employee.
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You'll start at
2 Columbus Cir
2 Columbus Cir, New York, NY 10019, USAWe meet on the Broadway side of the Museum of Arts and Design
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    Gapstow Bridge
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 2
    Bethesda Terrace
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 3
    Alice in Wonderland Statue
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 4
    Bow Bridge
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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  • 5
    Strawberry Fields, John Lennon Memorial
    Stop: 10 minutes - Admission excluded
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You'll end at
Strawberry Fields
Strawberry Fields, New York, NY 10023, USAWe end on the corner of Central Park West and West 72nd Street trains available and your guide will help find your next destination.
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Important Information
Departure Point
2 Columbus Cir, New York, NY 10019, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Strawberry Fields, New York, NY 10023, USA
Inclusions
  • Private tour
  • Professional guide
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Entry/Admission - Strawberry Fields, John Lennon Memorial
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Not recommended for child aged 10 and under
  • A maximum of 15 people per booking.
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Subject to favorable weather conditions.
  • If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Norman R wrote a review 7 Dec
28 contributions9 helpful votes
We toured the southern third of Central Park with a volunteer from the Central Park Conservancy. Well worth the time because we would never have found some of the features on our own, the our guide gave us interesting history and background. One tip: sign up online for the
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Date of experience: November 2019
Ian , Lincolnshire UK wrote a review Nov 2019
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My wife Jane and I had a very enjoyable walking tour of Central Park with Lyall. It was a lovely crisp day and Lyall was very engaging and knows his stuff. He was very informative. You just get so much more out of visiting a place like Central Park on a guided tour especially
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Date of experience: November 2019
HarveyBodine wrote a review Nov 2019
19 contributions24 helpful votes
We met our guide and the four other people and began our tour. It was a very rainy day but we pushed through. Our guide was knowledgeable and I could tell he had a long history and affection for the park. In spite of the rain we had a good tour. Relaxed and casual guide was
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Date of experience: November 2019
Faye wrote a review Nov 2019
19 contributions
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Fantastic tour. Found out some really interesting and cool facts about the park and had plenty of time to take photos at each point. Your guide was excellent and made the trip thoroughly enjoyable.
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Response from Lyall C, Owner at The Central Park Walking Tour
Responded yesterday
Thank you very much for the kind words and your patronage.
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Mandy F wrote a review Oct 2019
169 contributions43 helpful votes
We enjoyed strolling through Central Psrk. We elected to rent a motorized bike tour due to fatigue and it was worth it. Prices are negotiable. I am glad that the people of NY have a place to go and unwind like Central Park.
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Date of experience: October 2019
Response from Lyall C, Owner at The Central Park Walking Tour
Responded 30 Oct 2019
We appreciate your kind words Mandy!
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