Parks of New York City


New York City has 113 km² of municipal parkland in about 1,700 parks within five boroughs. Central Park is the most famous, but there are other great parks in the City like Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Van Cortlandt Park, Clove Lakes Park, Battery Park, Astoria Park, Pelham Bay Park, Prospect Park, Riverside Park and others. Some parks are are privately owned, like Gramercy Park.


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New York City

United States


Flushing Meadows



Spring Central Park


The Unisphere at the Flushing Meadows Corona Park, in Queens. This park was the site of two twentieth century World's Fairs. The Unisphere was commissioned for the New York World's Fair of 1964-65 (photo: Christopher Postlewaite / NYC & Company).


Below, Bethesda Terrace in Spring, Central Park (credit: Brittany Petronella / NYC & Company).


Shopping NYC


Chinatown NY


Theater NYC


Millenium Park


Ellis Island


Autumn Central Park


Hudson Yards


Fort Greene Park




The Battery images


Prospect Park


Bowling Green Garden


Crystal Palace


Statue Liberty NYC


Union Square


City Hall Park


Ranelagh Gardens NY

New York pleasure garden of the 18th century.


Rockefeller Center


Times Square


Staten Island


Roosevelt Island


Brooklyn Botanic Garden

(credit: Tagger Yancey IV / NYC & Company).


Brooklyn Botanic Garden


Transmitter Park




Map New York City


Winter NYC


Vauxhall Garden


Bridges NYC


Parks of New York City


Bethesda Fountain


Washington Square images


Bridge Central Park


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Central Park images




Central Park














Winter in Central Park (credit: Tagger Yancey IV / NYC & Company).




Bronx Zoo (credit: Julienne Schaer / NYC & Company).


Prospect Park images


Running in Central Park (credit: Will Steacy).


Transmitter Park, Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Manhattan is seen in the background (credit: Julienne Schaer / NYC & Company).



Madison Square