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Midpark between 66th and 72nd Sts., New York City, NY
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Such a cool walkway. We went in the middle of week during late afternoon near sunset. Lights came on. Nice walk. Really enjoyed the sax player playing christmas music. The built in benches were awesome. But there was seating all along the walkway. It was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ricovaldez
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Literature. Nature. Man. A stroll on The Mall in Central Park is a wonderful, relaxing experience. Educated kids when walking while wife kept clicking away!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DipuKV
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Take stroll through the Mall in Central Park. Busy on weekends but still worth a wander in the noise of the city.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Spuddler
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

What a spectacular feeling as you tunnel up or down the Mall in Central Park. You wonder what it looked before those massive trees took root and towered to there current heights providing that secure sense one gets when the outside world has been shut...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dlman265
Reviewed July 7, 2018

This in the middle of Central Park and is a nice area to stroll mostly shaded by trees. Some statues along the wide walkway with pretty good historical information. There are vendors scattered along the walkway.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 184DonP
Reviewed December 20, 2017

The perfect stroll for lovers or friends! Enjoy the beautiful artwork created by people in the middle of God's natural artworks! A great addition to Central Park and what you most often recognize from movies. Beware the scammers - they'll tell you something is "free,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank theatretoni
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Nice walk down here, especially on a hot day as it’s shaded by lots of trees to get you out of the heat. There are vendors along it but you don’t get hassled and there are statues to see.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Tracy-A-Scott
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Great elm trees and great walk make for a special spot to go. Love coming here and wAlking a bit and sitting on the bench s and arching families who enjoy it as well. Good fir most of the year including winter and as long...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Allansha
Reviewed June 26, 2017

The splendid elm trees hang over this gorgeous long walk, lined with benches for resting. The trees have weird and magnificent shapes. Some grand literary statues. A real gem.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed March 27, 2017

This is one of my favorite areas of Central Park because of the gorgeous, huge, rare Elms. Also, I love the old, romantic feel of the Writer's Walk. Could stay here for hours and people watch.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank abbykendrick2017
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Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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