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The Charles A. Dana Discovery Center

Central Park
Lenox Ave. at 110th St., New York, NY 10026 40.798298 -73.95248
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Official Website

centralparknyc.org

Hours

Tue-Sun, 10am-5pm; Mon, closed

Nearby Subway Stops

2, 3 at Central Park North/110th St.; 6 at 110th St.

Parking

  • Street Parking

Prices

Free

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Built in 1993 as an addition to the Harlem Meer, this environmental educational center offers many family-friendly events, such as nature lectures, concerts and dancing along the water. Enjoy catch-and-release fishing (bass and catfish), the Halloween Pumpkin Sail of candlelit Jack O'Lanterns and cheerful holiday programming in December. Visitors can find a clean bathroom here, too.

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