New York: Secrets of Central Park North-Side Walking Tour

New York: Secrets of Central Park North-Side Walking Tour

From US$ 25 per person

Discover the secrets behind some of Central Park’s most iconic sights and landmarks on this adventurous 2-hour walking tour. With a passionate guide, explore the North section of the park and learn some of its lesser known stories.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide


  • Listen to the untold stories of Central Park's fascinating history
  • Discover obscure locations and interesting objects throughout the North section of the park
  • Gain hidden knowledge about Central Park from a local insider and former employee
  • See this world-famous landmark from a new perspective
Full description
This adventurous walking tour is one of three in a series, entitled ‘Secrets of Central Park’. Each two hour tour departs at 2:30 PM daily, and explores either the South, Middle, or North section of the park individually. Each walking tour unlocks secrets and juicy stories around the development and growth of Central Park, one of New York’s most iconic landmarks. On this tour, uncover the hidden knowledge and fascinating legends of the park as you explore with a passionate, local guide who is also a former Central Park employee. Stroll through the North section of the park and find a hidden fortress, learn about the annual sleigh race, and visit a selection of idyllic natural locations with epic views of New York’s skyline. At the end of this fascinating two hour tour, you will have a greater appreciation and understanding of Central Park.
  • Professional, licensed tour guide
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drink
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

Meet at the park entrance Central Park West and West 106th Street (Strangers Gate). The meeting point is close to the B and C 103rd Street subway stop.

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Important information

Know before you go

  • The tour takes place rain or shine
  • The tour covers approximately two miles, and is two hours
  • The tour may be disrupted by park events on some occasions
  • This tour operates on Tuesday and Saturday

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