* Uncover the untold stories behind the history of Central Park * Encounter and hear about obscure locations and interesting objects throughout the park * Gain hidden knowledge about Central Park with a local insider * A great walking tour for locals and visitors
Did you know there is a witch in Central Park? How about where the time capsule is located? Have you ever seen Bill Cosby’s bench? Which trees are biggest, oldest and oddest? As a Historian, professional tour guide and former Central Park employee, very few guides hold the insider knowledge about Central Park than your guide on this tour.
Together we go beyond the norm of Strawberry Fields and the Zoo, to look at some of the lesser-known facts, locations and stories behind Central Park. Offered Daily at 2:30pm, these two-hour excerpts cover three different areas and unlock many secrets and juicy stories behind the park and its history. General Central Park knowledge will also be shared on these tours, but the focus is the little known. The North Secrets Walking Tour (Tue & Saturdays) discovers a hidden fortress, recounts the annual sleigh race for a bottle of bubbly and visits some of the most beautiful hidden spots of nature in Central Park. Join us and explore the lesser known end of the park and learn of the many secrets it holds.
Each secret tour starts at different location and all include approximately 2+ miles (3k+) walking. The north and middle kingdom tours include stairs and hills. Be prepared for a good walk! Approximately 2 hours and 2+ miles (3.2k) Daily at 2.:30pm Available as a private or group tour
TOUR COMPANY: Manhattan and Beyond Tours llc
TOUR TYPE: private, public, walking, tour_led_by_ganyc_member,
Meets On: tuesdays,
Tour Duration: 2 Hours
Tour Distance: 2 Miles
Tour Includes: Experienced Licensed Guide
Language(s) Spoken: english,
Max # of Guests: 8
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