Cheap Hotels near Central Park New York Central Park is New York City’s major lung and is an enormous 1.32 square mile (3.4 square km) park in the centre of the city known the world over. Opened in 1859, this is a vital area of the city where natives of the Big Apple can escape the concrete jungle and enjoy a little green and fresh air. This important Historic National Landmark was put on the register in 1963 and although it appears very natural, it has undergone extensive landscaping and includes several man-made ponds and lakes. There are extensive walking tracks, two ice-skating rinks, the Central Park Zoo, the Central Park Conservatory Garden, a wildlife sanctuary, a large area of natural woods and a reservoir with an encircling running track. There is a Botanical Garden and you can see outdoor plays at the Delacorte Theater which holds festivals in the summer.
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