Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Install
Faster access than browser!
 

Central Park

+ Save concept

Central Park is an urban park in Manhattan, New York City. [1]

357 relations: Acer campestre, Acer ginnala, Acer palmatum, Acer platanoides, Acer pseudoplatanus, Acer saccharinum, Acer saccharum, Aesculus × carnea, Aesculus glabra, Aesculus hippocastanum, Aesculus pavia, Ailanthus altissima, Alec Baldwin, Alexandria, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, America (band), American Civil War, American Community Survey, American Museum of Natural History, American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Ancient Egypt, Andrew Haswell Green, Andrew Jackson Downing, Aralia spinosa, Architectural design competition, Arsenal (Central Park), Asher Brown Durand, Asian long-horned beetle, Association football, Atlantic Flyway, August Heckscher, Augustus, Augustus G. Paine Jr., Augustus Saint-Gaudens, Ballplayers House, Central Park, Balto, Barbra Streisand, Baseball field, Battle of Gettysburg, Beach volleyball, Bedrock, Belvedere Castle, Bethesda Terrace and Fountain, Betula alleghaniensis, Betula lenta, Betula nigra, Betula papyrifera, Bill de Blasio, Birkenhead Park, Blockhouse No. 1 (Central Park), ..., BMT Broadway Line, Bob Marley and the Wailers, Bois de Boulogne, Bon Jovi, Bouldering, Bow Bridge (Central Park), Bowls, Broken windows theory, Brooklyn, Burnett Memorial Fountain, Caesareum of Alexandria, Calvert Vaux, Cambridge, Massachusetts, Cameron's Line, Canadian Shield, Carole King, Carpinus betulus, Catch and release, Catskill Mountains, Cedar Hill (Central Park), Cedrus atlantica, Celtis occidentalis, Census tract, Centennial Exposition, Centipede, Central Park be-ins, Central Park Brass, Central Park Carousel, Central Park Conservancy, Central Park jogger case, Central Park Mall, Central Park Medical Unit, Central Park North–110th Street (IRT Lenox Avenue Line), Central Park Zoo, Cherry Hill (Central Park), Cheryl Hines, China, Christo and Jeanne-Claude, City Parks Foundation, Cleopatra, Cleopatra's Needle (New York City), College of Mount Saint Vincent, Columbus Circle, Commissioners' Plan of 1811, Common starling, Concerto: One Night in Central Park, Coney Island, Conservatory Garden, Conservatory Water, Cornus florida, Country music, Croquet, Cycle rickshaw, Dave Matthews Band, David Ippolito, Delacorte Theater, Derby Arboretum, Deseret News, Diana Ross, Diana Ross Playground, District attorney, Dorset Horn, Duke Ellington Circle, Dutch elm disease, Eastern chipmunk, Eastern gray squirrel, Eighth Avenue (Manhattan), Elkan Naumburg, Elton John, Eminent domain, Emma Stebbins, Encaustic tile, Englischer Garten, Eugene Schieffelin, Eurasia, Ex officio member, EYE Film Institute Netherlands, Fallopia japonica, Fault (geology), Federal Art Project, Fifth Avenue, Fifth Avenue–59th Street (BMT Broadway Line), Fiorello H. La Guardia, Flushing Meadows–Corona Park, Forest and Stream, Fort Clinton (Central Park), Frederick Douglass Circle, Frederick Law Olmsted, Garth Brooks, Garth: Live from Central Park, George E. Waring Jr., Gifford Beal, Ginkgo biloba, Glacial erratic, Glaciated rock, Gneiss, Golden Gate Park, Gothic Revival architecture, Grand Army Plaza (Manhattan), Granite, Great Depression in the United States, Great Lawn and Turtle Pond, Green-Wood Cemetery, Greenwich Village, Grenville orogeny, Harlem Meer, Hedge fund, Heliopolis (ancient Egypt), Henry Hope Reed Jr., Henry Luce, Hieroglyph, Honey locust, Hooverville, Humane Society of the United States, Hyde Park, London, Iapetus Ocean, Ice skating, Ignatz Anton Pilát, Igneous rock, IND Eighth Avenue Line, Invasive species, IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line, IRT Lenox Avenue Line, Isma'il Pasha, Jacob Wrey Mould, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir, Jogging, John Lennon, John Lindsay, John Paulson, John Quincy Adams Ward, Jones's Wood, Jose de Creeft, Joseph Papp, Julius Caesar, JW Marriott Essex House, King Jagiello Monument, Lasker Rink, Leafcutter ant, Lenox Avenue, Limestone, Liquidambar styraciflua, Liriodendron tulipifera, List of arches and bridges in Central Park, List of mayors of New York City, List of New York City parks, Long Island, Love-in, Maggie Cogan, Magnolia grandiflora, Manhattan, Marcus Garvey Park, Mark Antony, McGowan's Pass, Medical emergency, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Metropolitan Opera, Mintons, Morningside Park (New York City), Mount Auburn Cemetery, Municipal Art Society, Nannarrup hoffmani, National Historic Landmark, New Deal, New Jersey, New York (magazine), New York City, New York City Department of Parks and Recreation, New York City Department of Transportation, New York City Marathon, New York City Parks Enforcement Patrol, New York City Police Department, New York City Subway, New York Classical Theatre, New York Philharmonic, New York Post, New York Road Runners, New York State Legislature, Newsreel, Newsweek, Nonprofit organization, Northeastern United States, NYCLASS (New Yorkers for Clean, Livable, and Safe Streets), Obelisk, Otisville, New York, Outcrop, Pale Male, Paleozoic, Pangaea, Paul Simon's Concert in the Park, Pedestrian zone, Pelham Bay Park, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, Pharaoh, Phragmites, Pink (singer), Pinus strobus, Platanus occidentalis, Plate tectonics, Playground, Plaza Hotel, Polar bear, Pontederia, Population pyramid, Progenitor, Property tax, Prospect Park (Brooklyn), Puerto Rican Day Parade, Puerto Rican Day Parade attacks, Pug Hill, Quercus alba, Quercus palustris, Quercus rubra, Ra, Raccoon, Rainforest, Ramesses II, Rat, Red-tailed hawk, Robert Caro, Robert Graham (sculptor), Robert M. Morgenthau, Robert Moses, Robinia pseudoacacia, Rockefeller Center, Rudy Giuliani, Rumsey Playfield, Sedimentary rock, Seneca Village, September 11 attacks, Sexual assault, Shakespeare in the Park (New York City), Shakespeare in the Park festivals, Sheep Meadow, Sheryl Crow, Sixth Avenue, Softball, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Southdown sheep, Stanley Park, Staten Island Greenbelt, Steve Cuozzo, Strawberry Fields (memorial), Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre, Taconic orogeny, Tammany Hall, Tavern on the Green, Taxodium distichum, Tennis, The Baltimore Sun, The Bronx, The Concert in Central Park, The Dakota, The Gates, The New York Review of Books, The New York Sun, The New York Times, The Pond and Hallett Nature Sanctuary, The Public Theater, The Ramble and Lake, The San Remo, The Supremes, The Washington Post, Thutmose III, Tilia americana, Tilia cordata, Times Square, Travel + Leisure, Tsuga canadensis, Tuckahoe marble, Ueno Park, Ulmus americana, UNESCO, United for Peace and Justice, United States Department of Agriculture, United States Department of the Interior, Universal Pictures, Upper East Side, Upper West Side, Urban park, USA Cycling, Van Cortlandt Park, Victorian Gardens, Virginia opossum, Walt Whitman, Warner LeRoy, White House, Wildlife Conservation Society, Willard Metcalf, William Cullen Bryant, William Henry Vanderbilt, William Shakespeare, Wisconsin glaciation, Wollman Rink, World Heritage site, 110th Street (Manhattan), 1925 serum run to Nome, 1998 Goodwill Games, 2004 Republican National Convention, 2004 Republican National Convention protest activity, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, 59th Street (Manhattan), 59th Street–Columbus Circle (New York City Subway), 66th Street (Manhattan), 79th Street (Manhattan), 86th Street (Manhattan), 96th Street (Manhattan). Expand index (307 more) »

Acer campestre

Acer campestre, known as the field maple, is a flowering plant species in the soapberry and lychee family Sapindaceae.

New!!: Central Park and Acer campestre · See more »

Acer ginnala

No description.

New!!: Central Park and Acer ginnala · See more »

Acer palmatum

Acer palmatum, commonly known as palmate maple, Japanese maple or smooth Japanese-maple (Japanese: irohamomiji,, or momiji), is a species of woody plant native to Japan, China, Korea, eastern Mongolia, and southeast Russia.

New!!: Central Park and Acer palmatum · See more »

Acer platanoides

Acer platanoides (Norway maple) is a species of maple native to eastern and central Europe and western Asia, from France east to Russia, north to southern Scandinavia and southeast to northern Iran.

New!!: Central Park and Acer platanoides · See more »

Acer pseudoplatanus

Acer pseudoplatanus, known as the sycamore in the United Kingdom and the sycamore maple in the United States, is a flowering plant species in the soapberry and lychee family Sapindaceae.

New!!: Central Park and Acer pseudoplatanus · See more »

Acer saccharinum

Acer saccharinum, commonly known as silver maple, creek maple, silverleaf maple, soft maple, large maple, water maple, swamp maple, or white maple—is a species of maple native to eastern and central North America in the eastern United States and Canada.

New!!: Central Park and Acer saccharinum · See more »

Acer saccharum

Acer saccharum, the sugar maple or rock maple, is a species of maple native to the hardwood forests of eastern Canada, from Nova Scotia west through Quebec and southern Ontario to southeastern Manitoba around Lake of the Woods, and the northern parts of the Central and Eastern United States, from Minnesota eastward to the highlands of the eastern states.

New!!: Central Park and Acer saccharum · See more »

Aesculus × carnea

Aesculus × carnea, or red horse-chestnut, is an artificial hybrid between A. pavia (red buckeye) and A. hippocastanum (horse-chestnut).

New!!: Central Park and Aesculus × carnea · See more »

Aesculus glabra

The tree species Aesculus glabra is commonly known as Ohio buckeye, American buckeye, or fetid buckeye.

New!!: Central Park and Aesculus glabra · See more »

Aesculus hippocastanum

Aesculus hippocastanum is a species of flowering plant in the soapberry and lychee family Sapindaceae.

New!!: Central Park and Aesculus hippocastanum · See more »

Aesculus pavia

Aesculus pavia, known as red buckeye or firecracker plant, is a species of deciduous flowering plant.

New!!: Central Park and Aesculus pavia · See more »

Ailanthus altissima

Ailanthus altissima, commonly known as tree of heaven, ailanthus, or in Standard Chinese as chouchun, is a deciduous tree in the Simaroubaceae family.

New!!: Central Park and Ailanthus altissima · See more »

Alec Baldwin

Alexander Rae "Alec" Baldwin III (born April 3, 1958) is an American actor, writer, producer, and comedian.

New!!: Central Park and Alec Baldwin · See more »

Alexandria

Alexandria (or; Arabic: الإسكندرية; Egyptian Arabic: إسكندرية; Ⲁⲗⲉⲝⲁⲛⲇⲣⲓⲁ; Ⲣⲁⲕⲟⲧⲉ) is the second-largest city in Egypt and a major economic centre, extending about along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea in the north central part of the country.

New!!: Central Park and Alexandria · See more »

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (commonly shortened to Alice in Wonderland) is an 1865 novel written by English author Charles Lutwidge Dodgson under the pseudonym Lewis Carroll.

New!!: Central Park and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland · See more »

America (band)

America is a British-American rock band formed in England in 1970 by Dewey Bunnell, Dan Peek, and Gerry Beckley.

New!!: Central Park and America (band) · See more »

American Civil War

The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a war fought in the United States from 1861 to 1865.

New!!: Central Park and American Civil War · See more »

American Community Survey

The American Community Survey (ACS) is an ongoing survey by the U.S. Census Bureau.

New!!: Central Park and American Community Survey · See more »

American Museum of Natural History

The American Museum of Natural History (abbreviated as AMNH), located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, New York City, is one of the largest museums in the world.

New!!: Central Park and American Museum of Natural History · See more »

American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to preventing cruelty to animals.

New!!: Central Park and American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals · See more »

Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt was a civilization of ancient Northeastern Africa, concentrated along the lower reaches of the Nile River - geographically Lower Egypt and Upper Egypt, in the place that is now occupied by the countries of Egypt and Sudan.

New!!: Central Park and Ancient Egypt · See more »

Andrew Haswell Green

Andrew Haswell Green (October 6, 1820 – November 13, 1903) was a lawyer, New York City planner, and civic leader.

New!!: Central Park and Andrew Haswell Green · See more »

Andrew Jackson Downing

Andrew Jackson Downing (October 31, 1815 – July 28, 1852) was an American landscape designer, horticulturalist, and writer, a prominent advocate of the Gothic Revival in the United States, and editor of The Horticulturist magazine (1846–52).

New!!: Central Park and Andrew Jackson Downing · See more »

Aralia spinosa

Aralia spinosa, commonly known as devil's walkingstick, is a woody species of plants in the genus Aralia, family Araliaceae, native to eastern North America.

New!!: Central Park and Aralia spinosa · See more »

Architectural design competition

An architectural design competition is a type of competition in which an organization that intends on constructing a new building invites architects to submit design proposals.

New!!: Central Park and Architectural design competition · See more »

Arsenal (Central Park)

The Arsenal is a symmetrical brick building with modestly Gothic Revival details, located in Central Park, New York City, centered on 64th Street off Fifth Avenue.

New!!: Central Park and Arsenal (Central Park) · See more »

Asher Brown Durand

Asher Brown Durand (August 21, 1796 – September 17, 1886) was an American painter of the Hudson River School.

New!!: Central Park and Asher Brown Durand · See more »

Asian long-horned beetle

The Asian long-horned beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis), also known as the starry sky, sky beetle, or ALB, is native to eastern China, Japan, and Korea.

New!!: Central Park and Asian long-horned beetle · See more »

Association football

Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.

New!!: Central Park and Association football · See more »

Atlantic Flyway

The Atlantic Flyway is a bird migration route that generally follows the Atlantic Coast of North America and the Appalachian Mountains.

New!!: Central Park and Atlantic Flyway · See more »

August Heckscher

August Heckscher (August 26, 1848 – April 26, 1941) was a German-born American capitalist and philanthropist.

New!!: Central Park and August Heckscher · See more »

Augustus

Augustus (Augustus; 23 September 63 BC – 19 August 14 AD) was a Roman statesman and military leader who was the first Emperor of the Roman Empire, controlling Imperial Rome from 27 BC until his death in AD 14.

New!!: Central Park and Augustus · See more »

Augustus G. Paine Jr.

Augustus Gibson Paine Jr. (October 19, 1866 – October 23, 1947) was an American paper manufacturer and bank official.

New!!: Central Park and Augustus G. Paine Jr. · See more »

Augustus Saint-Gaudens

Augustus Saint-Gaudens (March 1, 1848 – August 3, 1907) was an American sculptor of the Beaux-Arts generation who most embodied the ideals of the "American Renaissance".

New!!: Central Park and Augustus Saint-Gaudens · See more »

Ballplayers House, Central Park

Ballplayers House is a small building in Central Park in Manhattan, New York City, designed by the architecture firm Buttrick White & Burtis.

New!!: Central Park and Ballplayers House, Central Park · See more »

Balto

Balto (1919 – March 14, 1933) was a Siberian husky and sled dog who led his team on the final leg of the 1925 serum run to Nome, in which diphtheria antitoxin was transported from Anchorage, Alaska, to Nenana, Alaska, by train and then to Nome by dog sled to combat an outbreak of the disease.

New!!: Central Park and Balto · See more »

Barbra Streisand

Barbara Joan "Barbra" Streisand (born April 24, 1942) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker.

New!!: Central Park and Barbra Streisand · See more »

Baseball field

A baseball field, also called a ball field, sandlot or a baseball diamond, is the field upon which the game of baseball is played.

New!!: Central Park and Baseball field · See more »

Battle of Gettysburg

The Battle of Gettysburg (with an sound) was fought July 1–3, 1863, in and around the town of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, by Union and Confederate forces during the American Civil War.

New!!: Central Park and Battle of Gettysburg · See more »

Beach volleyball

Beach volleyball is a team sport played by two teams of two players on a sand court divided by a net.

New!!: Central Park and Beach volleyball · See more »

Bedrock

In geology, bedrock is the lithified rock that lies under a loose softer material called regolith at the surface of the Earth or other terrestrial planets.

New!!: Central Park and Bedrock · See more »

Belvedere Castle

Belvedere Castle is a folly in Central Park in Manhattan, New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Belvedere Castle · See more »

Bethesda Terrace and Fountain

Bethesda Terrace and Fountain overlook The Lake in New York City's Central Park.

New!!: Central Park and Bethesda Terrace and Fountain · See more »

Betula alleghaniensis

Betula alleghaniensis (yellow birch, also known as golden birch), is a large and important lumber species of birch native to North-eastern North America.

New!!: Central Park and Betula alleghaniensis · See more »

Betula lenta

Betula lenta (sweet birch, also known as black birch, cherry birch, mahogany birch, or spice birch) is a species of birch native to eastern North America, from southern Maine west to southernmost Ontario, and south in the Appalachian Mountains to northern Georgia.

New!!: Central Park and Betula lenta · See more »

Betula nigra

Betula nigra (black birch, river birch, water birch) is a species of birch native to the Eastern United States from New Hampshire west to southern Minnesota, and south to northern Florida and west to Texas.

New!!: Central Park and Betula nigra · See more »

Betula papyrifera

Betula papyrifera (paper birch, also known as white birch and canoe birch) is a short-lived species of birch native to northern North America.

New!!: Central Park and Betula papyrifera · See more »

Bill de Blasio

Bill de Blasio (born Warren Wilhelm Jr.; May 8, 1961) is an American politician and civil servant who is currently serving as the 109th Mayor of New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Bill de Blasio · See more »

Birkenhead Park

Birkenhead Park is a major public park located in the centre of Birkenhead, Merseyside, England.

New!!: Central Park and Birkenhead Park · See more »

Blockhouse No. 1 (Central Park)

Blockhouse No.

New!!: Central Park and Blockhouse No. 1 (Central Park) · See more »

BMT Broadway Line

The BMT Broadway Line is a rapid transit line of the B Division of the New York City Subway in Manhattan, New York City, United States.

New!!: Central Park and BMT Broadway Line · See more »

Bob Marley and the Wailers

Bob Marley and the Wailers was a Jamaican reggae band led by Bob Marley.

New!!: Central Park and Bob Marley and the Wailers · See more »

Bois de Boulogne

The Bois de Boulogne is a large public park located along the western edge of the 16th arrondissement of Paris, near the suburb of Boulogne-Billancourt and Neuilly-sur-Seine.

New!!: Central Park and Bois de Boulogne · See more »

Bon Jovi

Bon Jovi is an American rock band from Sayreville, New Jersey.

New!!: Central Park and Bon Jovi · See more »

Bouldering

Bouldering is a form of rock climbing that is performed on small rock formations or artificial rock walls, known as boulders, without the use of ropes or harnesses.

New!!: Central Park and Bouldering · See more »

Bow Bridge (Central Park)

The Bow Bridge is a cast iron bridge located in Central Park, New York City, crossing over The Lake and used as a pedestrian walkway.

New!!: Central Park and Bow Bridge (Central Park) · See more »

Bowls

Bowls or lawn bowls is a sport in which the objective is to roll biased balls called woods so that they stop close to a smaller ball called a "jack" or "kitty".

New!!: Central Park and Bowls · See more »

Broken windows theory

The broken windows theory is a criminological theory that visible signs of crime, anti-social behavior and civil disorder create an urban environment that encourages further crime and disorder, including serious crimes.

New!!: Central Park and Broken windows theory · See more »

Brooklyn

Brooklyn is the most populous borough of New York City, with a census-estimated 2,648,771 residents in 2017.

New!!: Central Park and Brooklyn · See more »

Burnett Memorial Fountain

Frances Hodgson Burnett Memorial Fountain, located near Fifth Avenue and the Museum of the City of New York in Manhattan's Central Park, is an outdoor bronze sculpture and fountain which serves as a memorial to Burnett, the author of several literary classics including The Secret Garden and Little Lord Fauntleroy.

New!!: Central Park and Burnett Memorial Fountain · See more »

Caesareum of Alexandria

The Caesareum of Alexandria is an ancient temple in Alexandria, Egypt.

New!!: Central Park and Caesareum of Alexandria · See more »

Calvert Vaux

Calvert Vaux (December 20, 1824 – November 19, 1895) was a British-American architect and landscape designer.

New!!: Central Park and Calvert Vaux · See more »

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Cambridge is a city in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, and part of the Boston metropolitan area.

New!!: Central Park and Cambridge, Massachusetts · See more »

Cameron's Line

Cameron's Line is an Ordovician suture fault in the northeast United States which formed as part of the continental collision known as the Taconic orogeny around 450 mya.

New!!: Central Park and Cameron's Line · See more »

Canadian Shield

The Canadian Shield, also called the Laurentian Plateau, or Bouclier canadien (French), is a large area of exposed Precambrian igneous and high-grade metamorphic rocks (geological shield) that forms the ancient geological core of the North American continent (the North American Craton or Laurentia).

New!!: Central Park and Canadian Shield · See more »

Carole King

Carole King (born Carol Joan Klein, February 9, 1942) is an American composer and singer-songwriter.

New!!: Central Park and Carole King · See more »

Carpinus betulus

Carpinus betulus, commonly known as the European or common hornbeam, is a hornbeam native to Western Asia and central, eastern, and southern Europe, including southern England.

New!!: Central Park and Carpinus betulus · See more »

Catch and release

Catch and release is a practice within recreational fishing intended as a technique of conservation.

New!!: Central Park and Catch and release · See more »

Catskill Mountains

The Catskill Mountains, also known as the Catskills, are a physiographic province of the larger Appalachian Mountains, located in southeastern New York.

New!!: Central Park and Catskill Mountains · See more »

Cedar Hill (Central Park)

Cedar Hill in Central Park, New York City, is an east-facing slope used for reading and sunbathing, sledding in winter and a preferred area for dog owners.

New!!: Central Park and Cedar Hill (Central Park) · See more »

Cedrus atlantica

Cedrus atlantica, the Atlas cedar, is a cedar native to the Atlas Mountains of Morocco (Middle Atlas, High Atlas), to the Rif, and to the Tell Atlas in Algeria.

New!!: Central Park and Cedrus atlantica · See more »

Celtis occidentalis

Celtis occidentalis, commonly known as the common hackberry, is a large deciduous tree native to North America.

New!!: Central Park and Celtis occidentalis · See more »

Census tract

A census tract, census area, census district or meshblock is a geographic region defined for the purpose of taking a census.

New!!: Central Park and Census tract · See more »

Centennial Exposition

The Centennial International Exhibition of 1876, the first official World's Fair in the United States, was held in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from May 10 to November 10, 1876, to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia.

New!!: Central Park and Centennial Exposition · See more »

Centipede

Centipedes (from Latin prefix centi-, "hundred", and pes, pedis, "foot") are arthropods belonging to the class Chilopoda of the subphylum Myriapoda, an arthropod group which also includes Millipedes and other multi-legged creatures.

New!!: Central Park and Centipede · See more »

Central Park be-ins

In the 1960s, several "be-ins" were held in Central Park to protest against various issues such as U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War and racism.

New!!: Central Park and Central Park be-ins · See more »

Central Park Brass

Central Park Brass is a performing Quintet formed in 2002 to play an annual series of brass chamber music concerts in New York City’s Central Park.

New!!: Central Park and Central Park Brass · See more »

Central Park Carousel

The Central Park Carousel is a vintage carousel located in Central Park in Manhattan, New York City, at the southern end of the park, near East 65th Street.

New!!: Central Park and Central Park Carousel · See more »

Central Park Conservancy

The Central Park Conservancy is a private, nonprofit organization that manages Central Park under a contract with the City of New York and NYC Parks.

New!!: Central Park and Central Park Conservancy · See more »

Central Park jogger case

The Central Park jogger case was a major news story that involved the assault, rape, and sodomy of Trisha Meili, a white female jogger, and attacks on others in Manhattan's Central Park on the night of April 19, 1989.

New!!: Central Park and Central Park jogger case · See more »

Central Park Mall

The Central Park Mall is a pedestrian esplanade in Central Park, in Manhattan, New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Central Park Mall · See more »

Central Park Medical Unit

The Central Park Medical Unit (CPMU) is an all-volunteer ambulance service that provides completely free emergency medical service to patrons of Central Park and the surrounding streets, in Manhattan, New York City, United States.

New!!: Central Park and Central Park Medical Unit · See more »

Central Park North–110th Street (IRT Lenox Avenue Line)

Central Park North–110th Street (signed as 110 St–Central Park North on overhead signs) is a station on the IRT Lenox Avenue Line of the New York City Subway, located at the intersection of 110th Street and Lenox Avenue at the southern edge of Harlem, Manhattan.

New!!: Central Park and Central Park North–110th Street (IRT Lenox Avenue Line) · See more »

Central Park Zoo

The Central Park Zoo is a small zoo located in Central Park in New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Central Park Zoo · See more »

Cherry Hill (Central Park)

Cherry Hill Fountain is a water fountain in New York City's Central Park.

New!!: Central Park and Cherry Hill (Central Park) · See more »

Cheryl Hines

Cheryl Ruth Hines (born September 21, 1965) is an American actress who played the role of Larry David's wife, Cheryl, on HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm, for which she was nominated for two Emmy Awards.

New!!: Central Park and Cheryl Hines · See more »

China

China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.

New!!: Central Park and China · See more »

Christo and Jeanne-Claude

Christo Vladimirov Javacheff and Jeanne-Claude are a married couple who created environmental works of art.

New!!: Central Park and Christo and Jeanne-Claude · See more »

City Parks Foundation

City Parks Foundation is dedicated to invigorating and transforming parks into dynamic, vibrant centers of urban life through sports, arts, community building and education programs for all New Yorkers.

New!!: Central Park and City Parks Foundation · See more »

Cleopatra

Cleopatra VII Philopator (Κλεοπάτρα Φιλοπάτωρ Cleopatra Philopator; 69 – August 10 or 12, 30 BC)Theodore Cressy Skeat, in, uses historical data to calculate the death of Cleopatra as having occurred on 12 August 30 BC.

New!!: Central Park and Cleopatra · See more »

Cleopatra's Needle (New York City)

Cleopatra's Needle in New York City is one of three similar named Egyptian obelisks and was erected in Central Park (at, west of the Metropolitan Museum of Art) on 22 February 1881.

New!!: Central Park and Cleopatra's Needle (New York City) · See more »

College of Mount Saint Vincent

The College of Mount Saint Vincent (CMSV) is a Catholic liberal arts college located in the northwest corner of the Riverdale section of The Bronx, New York, adjacent to the Yonkers border.

New!!: Central Park and College of Mount Saint Vincent · See more »

Columbus Circle

Columbus Circle is a traffic circle and heavily trafficked intersection in the New York City borough of Manhattan, located at the intersection of Eighth Avenue, Broadway, Central Park South (West 59th Street), and Central Park West, at the southwest corner of Central Park.

New!!: Central Park and Columbus Circle · See more »

Commissioners' Plan of 1811

The Commissioners' Plan of 1811 was the original design for the streets of Manhattan above Houston Street and below 155th Street, which put in place the rectangular grid plan of streets and lots that has defined Manhattan to this day.

New!!: Central Park and Commissioners' Plan of 1811 · See more »

Common starling

The common starling (Sturnus vulgaris), also known as the European starling, or in the British Isles just the starling, is a medium-sized passerine bird in the starling family, Sturnidae.

New!!: Central Park and Common starling · See more »

Concerto: One Night in Central Park

Concerto: One Night in Central Park is a live album by Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli.

New!!: Central Park and Concerto: One Night in Central Park · See more »

Coney Island

Coney Island is a peninsular residential neighborhood, beach, and leisure/entertainment destination of Long Island on the Coney Island Channel, which is part of the Lower Bay in the southwestern part of the borough of Brooklyn in New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Coney Island · See more »

Conservatory Garden

The Conservatory Garden is the only formal garden in Central Park, New York City, and located approximately between 104th and 106th street, by Fifth Avenue.

New!!: Central Park and Conservatory Garden · See more »

Conservatory Water

Conservatory Water lies in a natural hollow near Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, New York City's Central Park, centered opposite East 74th Street.

New!!: Central Park and Conservatory Water · See more »

Cornus florida

Cornus florida, the flowering dogwood, is a species of flowering plant in the family Cornaceae native to eastern North America and northern Mexico.

New!!: Central Park and Cornus florida · See more »

Country music

Country music, also known as country and western or simply country, is a genre of popular music that originated in the southern United States in the early 1920s.

New!!: Central Park and Country music · See more »

Croquet

Croquet is a sport that involves hitting plastic or wooden balls with a mallet through hoops (often called "wickets" in the United States) embedded in a grass playing court.

New!!: Central Park and Croquet · See more »

Cycle rickshaw

The cycle rickshaw is a small-scale local means of transport; it is also known by a variety of other names such as bike taxi, velotaxi, pedicab, bikecab, cyclo, beca, becak, trisikad, or trishaw.

New!!: Central Park and Cycle rickshaw · See more »

Dave Matthews Band

Dave Matthews Band, also known by the acronym DMB, is an American rock band that was formed in Charlottesville, Virginia in 1991.

New!!: Central Park and Dave Matthews Band · See more »

David Ippolito

David Ippolito is an American singer-songwriter and playwright.

New!!: Central Park and David Ippolito · See more »

Delacorte Theater

The Delacorte Theater is a 1,800-seat open-air theater located in Central Park, in the borough of Manhattan in New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Delacorte Theater · See more »

Derby Arboretum

Derby Arboretum is a public park and arboretum in the city of Derby, England, located about south of the city centre in the Rose Hill area.

New!!: Central Park and Derby Arboretum · See more »

Deseret News

The Deseret News is a newspaper published in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States.

New!!: Central Park and Deseret News · See more »

Diana Ross

Diana Ernestine Ross (born March 26, 1944) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and record producer.

New!!: Central Park and Diana Ross · See more »

Diana Ross Playground

The Diana Ross Playground is located in New York City's Central Park, inside the park at West 81st Street and Central Park West.

New!!: Central Park and Diana Ross Playground · See more »

District attorney

In the United States, a district attorney (DA) is the chief prosecutor for a local government area, typically a county.

New!!: Central Park and District attorney · See more »

Dorset Horn

The Dorset or Horned Dorset breed of sheep is known mostly for its prolific lambing.

New!!: Central Park and Dorset Horn · See more »

Duke Ellington Circle

Duke Ellington Circle is a traffic circle located at the Northeast corner of Central Park at the foot of Fifth Avenue and of 110th Street in the New York City borough of Manhattan.

New!!: Central Park and Duke Ellington Circle · See more »

Dutch elm disease

Dutch elm disease (DED) is caused by a member of the sac fungi (Ascomycota) affecting elm trees, and is spread by elm bark beetles.

New!!: Central Park and Dutch elm disease · See more »

Eastern chipmunk

The eastern chipmunk (Tamias striatus) is a chipmunk species found in eastern North America.

New!!: Central Park and Eastern chipmunk · See more »

Eastern gray squirrel

Sciurus carolinensis, common name eastern gray squirrel or grey squirrel depending on region, is a tree squirrel in the genus Sciurus.

New!!: Central Park and Eastern gray squirrel · See more »

Eighth Avenue (Manhattan)

Eighth Avenue is a major north-south avenue on the west side of Manhattan in New York City, carrying northbound traffic below 59th Street.

New!!: Central Park and Eighth Avenue (Manhattan) · See more »

Elkan Naumburg

Elkan Naumburg (1835–1924) was a New York City merchant, banker, philanthropist and musicologist, best remembered for his sponsorship of the arts in Manhattan.

New!!: Central Park and Elkan Naumburg · See more »

Elton John

Sir Elton Hercules John (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight; 25 March 1947) is an English singer, pianist, and composer.

New!!: Central Park and Elton John · See more »

Eminent domain

Eminent domain (United States, Philippines), land acquisition (Singapore), compulsory purchase (United Kingdom, New Zealand, Ireland), resumption (Hong Kong, Uganda), resumption/compulsory acquisition (Australia), or expropriation (France, Italy, Mexico, South Africa, Canada, Brazil, Portugal, Spain, Chile, Denmark, Sweden) is the power of a state, provincial, or national government to take private property for public use.

New!!: Central Park and Eminent domain · See more »

Emma Stebbins

Emma Stebbins (1 September 1815 – 25 October 1882) was an American sculptor.

New!!: Central Park and Emma Stebbins · See more »

Encaustic tile

Encaustic tiles are ceramic tiles in which the pattern or figure on the surface is not a product of the glaze but of different colors of clay.

New!!: Central Park and Encaustic tile · See more »

Englischer Garten

The Englischer Garten (English Garden) is a large public park in the centre of Munich, Bavaria, stretching from the city centre to the northeastern city limits.

New!!: Central Park and Englischer Garten · See more »

Eugene Schieffelin

Eugene Schieffelin (29 January 1827, New York, N.Y. — 15 August 1906, Newport, Rhode Island) belonged to the and the New York Zoological Society.

New!!: Central Park and Eugene Schieffelin · See more »

Eurasia

Eurasia is a combined continental landmass of Europe and Asia.

New!!: Central Park and Eurasia · See more »

Ex officio member

An ex officio member is a member of a body (a board, committee, council, etc.) who is part of it by virtue of holding another office.

New!!: Central Park and Ex officio member · See more »

EYE Film Institute Netherlands

EYE Film Institute Netherlands is a Dutch archive and museum in Amsterdam that preserves and presents both Dutch and foreign films screened in the Netherlands.

New!!: Central Park and EYE Film Institute Netherlands · See more »

Fallopia japonica

Fallopia japonica, synonyms Reynoutria japonica and Polygonum cuspidatum, commonly known as Asian knotweed or Japanese knotweed, is a large, herbaceous perennial plant of the knotweed and buckwheat family Polygonaceae.

New!!: Central Park and Fallopia japonica · See more »

Fault (geology)

In geology, a fault is a planar fracture or discontinuity in a volume of rock, across which there has been significant displacement as a result of rock-mass movement.

New!!: Central Park and Fault (geology) · See more »

Federal Art Project

The Federal Art Project (1935–43) was a New Deal program to fund the visual arts in the United States.

New!!: Central Park and Federal Art Project · See more »

Fifth Avenue

Fifth Avenue is a major thoroughfare in the borough of Manhattan in New York City, United States.

New!!: Central Park and Fifth Avenue · See more »

Fifth Avenue–59th Street (BMT Broadway Line)

5th Avenue–59th Street is a station on the BMT Broadway Line of the New York City Subway.

New!!: Central Park and Fifth Avenue–59th Street (BMT Broadway Line) · See more »

Fiorello H. La Guardia

Fiorello Henry La Guardia (born Fiorello Enrico La Guardia) (December 11, 1882September 20, 1947) was an American politician.

New!!: Central Park and Fiorello H. La Guardia · See more »

Flushing Meadows–Corona Park

Flushing Meadows–Corona Park, often referred to as Flushing Meadows Park, or simply Flushing Meadows, is a public park in New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Flushing Meadows–Corona Park · See more »

Forest and Stream

Forest and Stream was a magazine featuring hunting, fishing, and other outdoor activities in the United States.

New!!: Central Park and Forest and Stream · See more »

Fort Clinton (Central Park)

Fort Clinton in New York City's Central Park was an 1814 stone-and-earthworks fortification on a rocky escarpment near the present line of 107th Street, slightly west of Fifth Avenue.

New!!: Central Park and Fort Clinton (Central Park) · See more »

Frederick Douglass Circle

Frederick Douglass Circle is a traffic circle located at the northwest corner of Central Park at the intersection of Eighth Avenue (Frederick Douglass Boulevard and Central Park West) and 110th Street (Cathedral Parkway and Central Park North) in the New York City borough of Manhattan.

New!!: Central Park and Frederick Douglass Circle · See more »

Frederick Law Olmsted

Frederick Law Olmsted (April 26, 1822 – August 28, 1903) was an American landscape architect, journalist, social critic, and public administrator.

New!!: Central Park and Frederick Law Olmsted · See more »

Garth Brooks

Troyal Garth Brooks (born February 7, 1962) is an American singer and songwriter.

New!!: Central Park and Garth Brooks · See more »

Garth: Live from Central Park

Garth: Live from Central Park is a concert held by American country pop musician Garth Brooks in New York City's Central Park on August 7, 1997.

New!!: Central Park and Garth: Live from Central Park · See more »

George E. Waring Jr.

George E. Waring Jr. (July 4, 1833 – October 29, 1898) was an American sanitary engineer and civic reformer.

New!!: Central Park and George E. Waring Jr. · See more »

Gifford Beal

Gifford Beal (January 24, 1879 – February 5, 1956) was an American artist noted for his work as a painter, watercolorist, printmaker and muralist.

New!!: Central Park and Gifford Beal · See more »

Ginkgo biloba

Ginkgo biloba, commonly known as ginkgo or gingko (both pronounced), also known as the maidenhair tree, is the only living species in the division Ginkgophyta, all others being extinct.

New!!: Central Park and Ginkgo biloba · See more »

Glacial erratic

Indian Rock in the Village of Montebello, New York A glacial erratic is a piece of rock that differs from the size and type of rock native to the area in which it rests.

New!!: Central Park and Glacial erratic · See more »

Glaciated rock

A glaciated rock is a rock that shows evidence of having been exposed to a glacier.

New!!: Central Park and Glaciated rock · See more »

Gneiss

Gneiss is a common distributed type of rock formed by high-grade regional metamorphic processes from pre-existing formations that were originally either igneous or sedimentary rocks.

New!!: Central Park and Gneiss · See more »

Golden Gate Park

Golden Gate Park, located in San Francisco, California, United States, is a large urban park consisting of of public grounds.

New!!: Central Park and Golden Gate Park · See more »

Gothic Revival architecture

Gothic Revival (also referred to as Victorian Gothic or neo-Gothic) is an architectural movement that began in the late 1740s in England.

New!!: Central Park and Gothic Revival architecture · See more »

Grand Army Plaza (Manhattan)

Grand Army Plaza lies between 58th Street and 60th Street, just west of Fifth Avenue and just east of East Drive.

New!!: Central Park and Grand Army Plaza (Manhattan) · See more »

Granite

Granite is a common type of felsic intrusive igneous rock that is granular and phaneritic in texture.

New!!: Central Park and Granite · See more »

Great Depression in the United States

The Great Depression began in August 1929, when the United States economy first went into an economic recession.

New!!: Central Park and Great Depression in the United States · See more »

Great Lawn and Turtle Pond

The Great Lawn and Turtle Pond are two connected features of Central Park which are located in Manhattan, New York City, United States.

New!!: Central Park and Great Lawn and Turtle Pond · See more »

Green-Wood Cemetery

Green-Wood Cemetery was founded in 1838 as a rural cemetery in Kings County, New York.

New!!: Central Park and Green-Wood Cemetery · See more »

Greenwich Village

Greenwich Village often referred to by locals as simply "the Village", is a neighborhood on the west side of Lower Manhattan, New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Greenwich Village · See more »

Grenville orogeny

The Grenville orogeny was a long-lived Mesoproterozoic mountain-building event associated with the assembly of the supercontinent Rodinia.

New!!: Central Park and Grenville orogeny · See more »

Harlem Meer

Harlem Meer ("meer" is Dutch for "lake") occupies the northeast corner of New York City's Central Park.

New!!: Central Park and Harlem Meer · See more »

Hedge fund

A hedge fund is an investment fund that pools capital from accredited individuals or institutional investors and invests in a variety of assets, often with complex portfolio-construction and risk-management techniques.

New!!: Central Park and Hedge fund · See more »

Heliopolis (ancient Egypt)

Heliopolis was a major city of ancient Egypt.

New!!: Central Park and Heliopolis (ancient Egypt) · See more »

Henry Hope Reed Jr.

Henry Hope Reed Jr. (September 25, 1915 – May 1, 2013), born in Manhattan, was an American architecture critic known for his advocacy of classical architecture and his outspoken criticism of modernist architecture.

New!!: Central Park and Henry Hope Reed Jr. · See more »

Henry Luce

Henry Robinson Luce (April 3, 1898 – February 28, 1967) was an American magazine magnate who was called "the most influential private citizen in the America of his day".

New!!: Central Park and Henry Luce · See more »

Hieroglyph

A hieroglyph (Greek for "sacred writing") was a character of the ancient Egyptian writing system.

New!!: Central Park and Hieroglyph · See more »

Honey locust

The honey locust (Gleditsia triacanthos) also known as the thorny locust, is a deciduous tree in the Fabaceae family, native to central North America where it is mostly found in the moist soil of river valleys ranging from southeastern South Dakota to New Orleans and central Texas, and as far east as eastern Massachusetts.

New!!: Central Park and Honey locust · See more »

Hooverville

A "Hooverville" was a shanty town built during the Great Depression by the homeless in the United States of America.

New!!: Central Park and Hooverville · See more »

Humane Society of the United States

The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), based in Washington, D.C., is an American nonprofit organization founded by journalist Fred Myers and Helen Jones, Larry Andrews, and Marcia Glaser in 1954, to address what they saw as animal-related cruelties of national scope, and to resolve animal welfare problems by applying strategies beyond the resources or abilities of local organizations.

New!!: Central Park and Humane Society of the United States · See more »

Hyde Park, London

Hyde Park is a Grade I-listed major park in Central London.

New!!: Central Park and Hyde Park, London · See more »

Iapetus Ocean

The Iapetus Ocean was an ocean that existed in the late Neoproterozoic and early Paleozoic eras of the geologic timescale (between 600 and 400 million years ago).

New!!: Central Park and Iapetus Ocean · See more »

Ice skating

Ice skating is the act of motion by wearer of the ice skates to propel the participant across a sheet of ice.

New!!: Central Park and Ice skating · See more »

Ignatz Anton Pilát

Ignaz Anton Pilat (1820–1870) was an Austrian-born gardener who migrated to the United States to work on the design and planting of New York City's Central Park.

New!!: Central Park and Ignatz Anton Pilát · See more »

Igneous rock

Igneous rock (derived from the Latin word ignis meaning fire), or magmatic rock, is one of the three main rock types, the others being sedimentary and metamorphic.

New!!: Central Park and Igneous rock · See more »

IND Eighth Avenue Line

The IND Eighth Avenue Line is a rapid transit line in New York City, United States, and is part of the B Division of the New York City Subway.

New!!: Central Park and IND Eighth Avenue Line · See more »

Invasive species

An invasive species is a species that is not native to a specific location (an introduced species), and that has a tendency to spread to a degree believed to cause damage to the environment, human economy or human health.

New!!: Central Park and Invasive species · See more »

IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line

The IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line (also known as the IRT Seventh Avenue Line or the IRT West Side Line) is a New York City Subway line.

New!!: Central Park and IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line · See more »

IRT Lenox Avenue Line

The Lenox Avenue Line is one of the IRT lines in the New York City Subway, mostly built as part of the first subway line.

New!!: Central Park and IRT Lenox Avenue Line · See more »

Isma'il Pasha

Isma'il Pasha (إسماعيل باشا Ismā‘īl Bāshā, Turkish: İsmail Paşa), known as Ismail the Magnificent (31 December 1830 – 2 March 1895), was the Khedive of Egypt and Sudan from 1863 to 1879, when he was removed at the behest of the United Kingdom.

New!!: Central Park and Isma'il Pasha · See more »

Jacob Wrey Mould

Jacob Wrey Mould (August 7, 1825 – June 14, 1886) was a British architect, illustrator, linguist and musician, noted for his contributions to the design and construction of New York City's Central Park.

New!!: Central Park and Jacob Wrey Mould · See more »

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir

The Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir – originally called, and still known by locals as, the Central Park Reservoir – is a decommissioned reservoir in Central Park in the borough of Manhattan, New York City, stretching from 86th to 96th street.

New!!: Central Park and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir · See more »

Jogging

Jogging is a form of trotting or running at a slow or leisurely pace.

New!!: Central Park and Jogging · See more »

John Lennon

John Winston Ono Lennon (9 October 19408 December 1980) was an English singer, songwriter, and peace activist who co-founded the Beatles, the most commercially successful band in the history of popular music.

New!!: Central Park and John Lennon · See more »

John Lindsay

John Vliet Lindsay (November 24, 1921 – December 19, 2000) was an American politician, lawyer, and broadcaster.

New!!: Central Park and John Lindsay · See more »

John Paulson

John Alfred Paulson (born December 14, 1955) is an American investor, hedge fund manager and philanthropist.

New!!: Central Park and John Paulson · See more »

John Quincy Adams Ward

John Quincy Adams Ward (June 29, 1830 – May 1, 1910) was an American sculptor, who may be most familiar for his larger than lifesize standing statue of George Washington on the steps of Federal Hall National Memorial in New York City.

New!!: Central Park and John Quincy Adams Ward · See more »

Jones's Wood

Jones's Wood was a block of farmland on the island of Manhattan overlooking the East River that has left some vestigial mark on the present-day Upper East Side of New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Jones's Wood · See more »

Jose de Creeft

José Mariano de Creeft (November 27, 1884 - September 11, 1982) was a Spanish-born American artist, sculptor, and teacher known for modern sculpture in stone, metal, and wood, particularly figural works of women.

New!!: Central Park and Jose de Creeft · See more »

Joseph Papp

Joseph "Joe" Papp (June 22, 1921 – October 31, 1991) was an American theatrical producer and director.

New!!: Central Park and Joseph Papp · See more »

Julius Caesar

Gaius Julius Caesar (12 or 13 July 100 BC – 15 March 44 BC), known by his cognomen Julius Caesar, was a Roman politician and military general who played a critical role in the events that led to the demise of the Roman Republic and the rise of the Roman Empire.

New!!: Central Park and Julius Caesar · See more »

JW Marriott Essex House

The JW Marriott Essex House, opened in 1931 and commonly known as the Essex House, is a 44-story luxury hotel with 426 Art Deco-style rooms and 101 suites, located at 160 Central Park South in Manhattan, across the street from the southern border of Central Park.

New!!: Central Park and JW Marriott Essex House · See more »

King Jagiello Monument

The King Jagiełło Monument is an equestrian monument of Władysław II Jagiełło, King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania, located in Central Park, New York City.

New!!: Central Park and King Jagiello Monument · See more »

Lasker Rink

Lasker Rink is located in the northern part of Central Park in the New York City borough of Manhattan, between 106th and 108th Streets.

New!!: Central Park and Lasker Rink · See more »

Leafcutter ant

Leafcutter ants, a non-generic name, are any of 47 species of leaf-chewing ants belonging to the two genera Atta and Acromyrmex.

New!!: Central Park and Leafcutter ant · See more »

Lenox Avenue

Lenox Avenue – also named Malcolm X Boulevard; both names are officially recognized – is the primary north–south route through Harlem in the upper portion of the New York City borough of Manhattan.

New!!: Central Park and Lenox Avenue · See more »

Limestone

Limestone is a sedimentary rock, composed mainly of skeletal fragments of marine organisms such as coral, forams and molluscs.

New!!: Central Park and Limestone · See more »

Liquidambar styraciflua

American sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua), also known as American storax, hazel pine, bilsted, redgum, satin-walnut, star-leaved gum, alligatorwood, or simply sweetgum, is a deciduous tree in the genus Liquidambar native to warm temperate areas of eastern North America and tropical montane regions of Mexico and Central America.

New!!: Central Park and Liquidambar styraciflua · See more »

Liriodendron tulipifera

Liriodendron tulipifera—known as the tulip tree, American tulip tree, tulipwood, tuliptree, tulip poplar, whitewood, fiddletree, and yellow-poplar—is the North American representative of the two-species genus Liriodendron (the other member is Liriodendron chinense), and the tallest eastern hardwood.

New!!: Central Park and Liriodendron tulipifera · See more »

List of arches and bridges in Central Park

This is a list of arches and bridges in Central Park.

New!!: Central Park and List of arches and bridges in Central Park · See more »

List of mayors of New York City

The Mayor of New York City is the chief executive of New York City's government, as stipulated by New York City's charter.

New!!: Central Park and List of mayors of New York City · See more »

List of New York City parks

This is a list of New York City parks.

New!!: Central Park and List of New York City parks · See more »

Long Island

Long Island is a densely populated island off the East Coast of the United States, beginning at New York Harbor just 0.35 miles (0.56 km) from Manhattan Island and extending eastward into the Atlantic Ocean.

New!!: Central Park and Long Island · See more »

Love-in

A love-in is a peaceful public gathering focused on meditation, love, music, sex and/or use of psychedelic drugs.

New!!: Central Park and Love-in · See more »

Maggie Cogan

Maggie Cogan is a resident of New York City who became a minor celebrity in the early 1960s when she was the first female horse and carriage driver in Central Park, working for the Plaza Hotel.

New!!: Central Park and Maggie Cogan · See more »

Magnolia grandiflora

Magnolia grandiflora, commonly known as the southern magnolia or bull bay, is a tree of the family Magnoliaceae native to the southeastern United States, from coastal North Carolina to central Florida, and west to East Texas.

New!!: Central Park and Magnolia grandiflora · See more »

Manhattan

Manhattan is the most densely populated borough of New York City, its economic and administrative center, and its historical birthplace.

New!!: Central Park and Manhattan · See more »

Marcus Garvey Park

Marcus Garvey Park (formerly and also named Mount Morris Park) is located in Harlem, and East Harlem neighborhoods in the New York City borough of Manhattan.

New!!: Central Park and Marcus Garvey Park · See more »

Mark Antony

Marcus Antonius (Latin:; 14 January 1 August 30 BC), commonly known in English as Mark Antony or Marc Antony, was a Roman politician and general who played a critical role in the transformation of the Roman Republic from an oligarchy into the autocratic Roman Empire.

New!!: Central Park and Mark Antony · See more »

McGowan's Pass

McGowan's Pass (sometimes spelled "McGown's") is a topographical feature of Central Park in New York City, just west of Fifth Avenue and north of 102nd Street.

New!!: Central Park and McGowan's Pass · See more »

Medical emergency

A medical emergency is an acute injury or illness that poses an immediate risk to a person's life or long-term health.

New!!: Central Park and Medical emergency · See more »

Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York, colloquially "the Met", is the largest art museum in the United States.

New!!: Central Park and Metropolitan Museum of Art · See more »

Metropolitan Opera

The Metropolitan Opera is an opera company based in New York City, resident at the Metropolitan Opera House at the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.

New!!: Central Park and Metropolitan Opera · See more »

Mintons

Mintons was a major ceramics manufacturing company, originated with Thomas Minton (1765–1836) the founder of "Thomas Minton and Sons", who established his pottery factory in Stoke-upon-Trent, Staffordshire, England, in 1793, producing earthenware.

New!!: Central Park and Mintons · See more »

Morningside Park (New York City)

Morningside Park is a New York City public park primarily located in the Harlem neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Morningside Park (New York City) · See more »

Mount Auburn Cemetery

Mount Auburn Cemetery is the first rural cemetery in the United States, located on the line between Cambridge and Watertown in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, west of Boston.

New!!: Central Park and Mount Auburn Cemetery · See more »

Municipal Art Society

The Municipal Art Society of New York (MAS), founded in 1893, is a non-profit membership organization that protects New York’s legacy spaces, encourages thoughtful planning and urban design, and advocates for inclusive neighborhoods across the five boroughs.

New!!: Central Park and Municipal Art Society · See more »

Nannarrup hoffmani

Nannarrup hoffmani, commonly known as Hoffman's dwarf centipede, is a species of centipede that was discovered in New York City's Central Park in 2002.

New!!: Central Park and Nannarrup hoffmani · See more »

National Historic Landmark

A National Historic Landmark (NHL) is a building, district, object, site, or structure that is officially recognized by the United States government for its outstanding historical significance.

New!!: Central Park and National Historic Landmark · See more »

New Deal

The New Deal was a series of programs, public work projects, financial reforms and regulations enacted in the United States 1933-36, in response to the Great Depression.

New!!: Central Park and New Deal · See more »

New Jersey

New Jersey is a state in the Mid-Atlantic region of the Northeastern United States.

New!!: Central Park and New Jersey · See more »

New York (magazine)

New York is an American biweekly magazine concerned with life, culture, politics, and style generally, and with a particular emphasis on New York City.

New!!: Central Park and New York (magazine) · See more »

New York City

The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.

New!!: Central Park and New York City · See more »

New York City Department of Parks and Recreation

The New York City Department of Parks and Recreation, also called Parks Department and NYC Parks, is the department of the government of New York City responsible for maintaining the city's parks system, preserving and maintaining the ecological diversity of the city's natural areas, and furnishing recreational opportunities for city's residents and visitors.

New!!: Central Park and New York City Department of Parks and Recreation · See more »

New York City Department of Transportation

The New York City Department of Transportation (NYCDOT) is the agency of the government of New York City responsible for the management of much of New York City's transportation infrastructure.

New!!: Central Park and New York City Department of Transportation · See more »

New York City Marathon

The New York City Marathon (branded TCS New York City Marathon and formerly branded ING New York City Marathon for sponsorship reasons) is an annual marathon that courses through the five boroughs of New York City.

New!!: Central Park and New York City Marathon · See more »

New York City Parks Enforcement Patrol

The New York City Department of Parks and Recreation maintains a unit of full-time and seasonal uniformed officers who enforce parks department rules and regulations, as well as New York State laws within the jurisdiction of New York City parks.

New!!: Central Park and New York City Parks Enforcement Patrol · See more »

New York City Police Department

The City of New York Police Department, commonly known as the NYPD, is the primary law enforcement and investigation agency within the five boroughs of New York City.

New!!: Central Park and New York City Police Department · See more »

New York City Subway

The New York City Subway is a rapid transit system owned by the City of New York and leased to the New York City Transit Authority, a subsidiary agency of the state-run Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA).

New!!: Central Park and New York City Subway · See more »

New York Classical Theatre

New York Classical Theatre is the only all-free professional (Off Broadway) theatre in NYC.

New!!: Central Park and New York Classical Theatre · See more »

New York Philharmonic

The New York Philharmonic, officially the Philharmonic-Symphony Society of New York, Inc., globally known as New York Philharmonic Orchestra (NYPO) or New York Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra, is a symphony orchestra based in New York City in the United States.

New!!: Central Park and New York Philharmonic · See more »

New York Post

The New York Post is the fourth-largest newspaper in the United States and a leading digital media publisher that reached more than 57 million unique visitors in the U.S. in January 2017.

New!!: Central Park and New York Post · See more »

New York Road Runners

New York Road Runners (NYRR) is a non-profit running organization based in New York City whose mission is to help and inspire people through running.

New!!: Central Park and New York Road Runners · See more »

New York State Legislature

New York State Legislature are the two houses that act as the state legislature of the U.S. state of New York.

New!!: Central Park and New York State Legislature · See more »

Newsreel

A newsreel is a form of short documentary film, containing news stories and items of topical interest, that was prevalent between the 1910s and the late 1960s.

New!!: Central Park and Newsreel · See more »

Newsweek

Newsweek is an American weekly magazine founded in 1933.

New!!: Central Park and Newsweek · See more »

Nonprofit organization

A non-profit organization (NPO), also known as a non-business entity or non-profit institution, is dedicated to furthering a particular social cause or advocating for a shared point of view.

New!!: Central Park and Nonprofit organization · See more »

Northeastern United States

The Northeastern United States, also referred to as the American Northeast or simply the Northeast, is a geographical region of the United States bordered to the north by Canada, to the east by the Atlantic Ocean, to the south by the Southern United States, and to the west by the Midwestern United States.

New!!: Central Park and Northeastern United States · See more »

NYCLASS (New Yorkers for Clean, Livable, and Safe Streets)

NYCLASS, which stands for New Yorkers for Clean, Livable, and Safe Streets, is an animal rights organization based in New York City.

New!!: Central Park and NYCLASS (New Yorkers for Clean, Livable, and Safe Streets) · See more »

Obelisk

An obelisk (from ὀβελίσκος obeliskos; diminutive of ὀβελός obelos, "spit, nail, pointed pillar") is a tall, four-sided, narrow tapering monument which ends in a pyramid-like shape or pyramidion at the top.

New!!: Central Park and Obelisk · See more »

Otisville, New York

Otisville is a village in Orange County, New York, in the United States.

New!!: Central Park and Otisville, New York · See more »

Outcrop

An outcrop or rocky outcrop is a visible exposure of bedrock or ancient superficial deposits on the surface of the Earth.

New!!: Central Park and Outcrop · See more »

Pale Male

Pale Male (hatched in 1990) is a red-tailed hawk who has been residing since the 1990s near New York City's Central Park.

New!!: Central Park and Pale Male · See more »

Paleozoic

The Paleozoic (or Palaeozoic) Era (from the Greek palaios (παλαιός), "old" and zoe (ζωή), "life", meaning "ancient life") is the earliest of three geologic eras of the Phanerozoic Eon.

New!!: Central Park and Paleozoic · See more »

Pangaea

Pangaea or Pangea was a supercontinent that existed during the late Paleozoic and early Mesozoic eras.

New!!: Central Park and Pangaea · See more »

Paul Simon's Concert in the Park

Paul Simon's Concert in the Park is a live album released in 1991 by Paul Simon.

New!!: Central Park and Paul Simon's Concert in the Park · See more »

Pedestrian zone

Pedestrian zones (also known as auto-free zones and car-free zones, and as pedestrian precincts in British English) are areas of a city or town reserved for pedestrian-only use and in which most or all automobile traffic may be prohibited.

New!!: Central Park and Pedestrian zone · See more »

Pelham Bay Park

Pelham Bay Park is a municipal park located in the northeast corner of the New York City borough of the Bronx.

New!!: Central Park and Pelham Bay Park · See more »

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA; stylized PeTA) is an American animal rights organization based in Norfolk, Virginia, and led by Ingrid Newkirk, its international president.

New!!: Central Park and People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals · See more »

Pharaoh

Pharaoh (ⲡⲣ̅ⲣⲟ Prro) is the common title of the monarchs of ancient Egypt from the First Dynasty (c. 3150 BCE) until the annexation of Egypt by the Roman Empire in 30 BCE, although the actual term "Pharaoh" was not used contemporaneously for a ruler until circa 1200 BCE.

New!!: Central Park and Pharaoh · See more »

Phragmites

Phragmites is a genus of four species of large perennial grasses found in wetlands throughout temperate and tropical regions of the world.

New!!: Central Park and Phragmites · See more »

Pink (singer)

Alecia Beth Moore (born September 8, 1979), known professionally as Pink (stylized as), is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, and actress.

New!!: Central Park and Pink (singer) · See more »

Pinus strobus

Pinus strobus, commonly denominated the eastern white pine, northern white pine, white pine, Weymouth pine (British), and soft pine accessed 12 August 2013 is a large pine native to eastern North America.

New!!: Central Park and Pinus strobus · See more »

Platanus occidentalis

Platanus occidentalis, also known as American sycamore, American planetree, occidental plane, and buttonwood, is one of the species of Platanus native to North America.

New!!: Central Park and Platanus occidentalis · See more »

Plate tectonics

Plate tectonics (from the Late Latin tectonicus, from the τεκτονικός "pertaining to building") is a scientific theory describing the large-scale motion of seven large plates and the movements of a larger number of smaller plates of the Earth's lithosphere, since tectonic processes began on Earth between 3 and 3.5 billion years ago.

New!!: Central Park and Plate tectonics · See more »

Playground

A playground, playpark, or play area is a place specifically designed to enable children to play there.

New!!: Central Park and Playground · See more »

Plaza Hotel

The Plaza Hotel is a landmark 20-story luxury hotel and condominium apartment building in the Midtown Manhattan neighborhood of the borough of Manhattan, New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Plaza Hotel · See more »

Polar bear

The polar bear (Ursus maritimus) is a hypercarnivorous bear whose native range lies largely within the Arctic Circle, encompassing the Arctic Ocean, its surrounding seas and surrounding land masses.

New!!: Central Park and Polar bear · See more »

Pontederia

Pontederia is a genus of tristylous aquatic plants, members of which are commonly known as pickerel weeds.

New!!: Central Park and Pontederia · See more »

Population pyramid

A population pyramid, also called an "age-sex pyramid", is a graphical illustration that shows the distribution of various age groups in a population (typically that of a country or region of the world), which forms the shape of a pyramid when the population is growing.

New!!: Central Park and Population pyramid · See more »

Progenitor

In genealogy, the progenitor (rarer: primogenitor; Stammvater or Ahnherr) is the – sometimes legendary – founder of a family, line of descent, clan or tribe, noble house or people group.

New!!: Central Park and Progenitor · See more »

Property tax

A property tax or millage rate is an ad valorem tax on the value of a property, usually levied on real estate.

New!!: Central Park and Property tax · See more »

Prospect Park (Brooklyn)

Prospect Park is a 526-acre (213 hectare)"Prospect Park" NYC Parks https://www.nycgovparks.org/parks/prospect-park retrieved June 18, 2017 public park in the New York City borough of Brooklyn, and the second largest public park in Brooklyn.

New!!: Central Park and Prospect Park (Brooklyn) · See more »

Puerto Rican Day Parade

The Puerto Rican Day Parade (also known as the National Puerto Rican Day Parade) takes place annually in the United States along Fifth Avenue in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York.

New!!: Central Park and Puerto Rican Day Parade · See more »

Puerto Rican Day Parade attacks

The Puerto Rican Day Parade attacks occurred on June 11, 2000 in New York City and involved multiple assailants who harassed, sexually assaulted, and robbed random victims.

New!!: Central Park and Puerto Rican Day Parade attacks · See more »

Pug Hill

Pug Hill is a grassy knoll located just to the northwest of the Alice in Wonderland Statue in Central Park.

New!!: Central Park and Pug Hill · See more »

Quercus alba

Quercus alba, the white oak, is one of the preeminent hardwoods of eastern and central North America.

New!!: Central Park and Quercus alba · See more »

Quercus palustris

Quercus palustris, the pin oak or swamp Spanish oak, is an oak in the red oak section Quercus sect.

New!!: Central Park and Quercus palustris · See more »

Quercus rubra

Quercus rubra, commonly called northern red oak, or champion oak, (syn. Quercus borealis), is an oak in the red oak group (Quercus section Lobatae).

New!!: Central Park and Quercus rubra · See more »

Ra

Ra (rꜥ or rˤ; also transliterated rˤw; cuneiform: ri-a or ri-ia) or Re (ⲣⲏ, Rē) is the ancient Egyptian sun god.

New!!: Central Park and Ra · See more »

Raccoon

The raccoon (or, Procyon lotor), sometimes spelled racoon, also known as the common raccoon, North American raccoon, or northern raccoon, is a medium-sized mammal native to North America.

New!!: Central Park and Raccoon · See more »

Rainforest

Rainforests are forests characterized by high rainfall, with annual rainfall in the case of tropical rainforests between, and definitions varying by region for temperate rainforests.

New!!: Central Park and Rainforest · See more »

Ramesses II

Ramesses II (variously also spelt Rameses or Ramses; born; died July or August 1213 BC; reigned 1279–1213 BC), also known as Ramesses the Great, was the third pharaoh of the 19th Dynasty of Egypt.

New!!: Central Park and Ramesses II · See more »

Rat

Rats are various medium-sized, long-tailed rodents in the superfamily Muroidea.

New!!: Central Park and Rat · See more »

Red-tailed hawk

The red-tailed hawk (Buteo jamaicensis) is a bird of prey that breeds throughout most of North America, from the interior of Alaska and northern Canada to as far south as Panama and the West Indies.

New!!: Central Park and Red-tailed hawk · See more »

Robert Caro

Robert Allan Caro (born October 30, 1935) is an American journalist and author known for his biographies of United States political figures Robert Moses and Lyndon B. Johnson.

New!!: Central Park and Robert Caro · See more »

Robert Graham (sculptor)

Robert Graham (August 19, 1938 – December 27, 2008) was Mexican-born, American sculptor based in the state of California in the United States.

New!!: Central Park and Robert Graham (sculptor) · See more »

Robert M. Morgenthau

Robert Morris Morgenthau (born July 31, 1919) is an American lawyer.

New!!: Central Park and Robert M. Morgenthau · See more »

Robert Moses

Robert Moses (December 18, 1888 – July 29, 1981) was an American public official who worked mainly in the New York metropolitan area.

New!!: Central Park and Robert Moses · See more »

Robinia pseudoacacia

Robinia pseudoacacia, commonly known in its native territory as black locust, is a medium-sized deciduous tree native to the southeastern United States, but it has been widely planted and naturalized elsewhere in temperate North America, Europe, Southern Africa and Asia and is considered an invasive species in some areas.

New!!: Central Park and Robinia pseudoacacia · See more »

Rockefeller Center

Rockefeller Center is a large complex consisting of 19 commercial buildings covering between 48th and 51st Streets, facing Fifth Avenue, in New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Rockefeller Center · See more »

Rudy Giuliani

Rudolph William Louis Giuliani (born May 28, 1944) is an American politician, attorney, businessman, public speaker, former mayor of New York City, and attorney to President Donald Trump.

New!!: Central Park and Rudy Giuliani · See more »

Rumsey Playfield

Rumsey Playfield is a small venue and bandshell for concerts situated in the southeastern quadrant of Central Park, New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Rumsey Playfield · See more »

Sedimentary rock

Sedimentary rocks are types of rock that are formed by the deposition and subsequent cementation of that material at the Earth's surface and within bodies of water.

New!!: Central Park and Sedimentary rock · See more »

Seneca Village

Seneca Village was a small settlement of mostly African American landowners in the borough of Manhattan in New York City, founded in 1825 by free black people – the first such community in the city – although it also came to be inhabited by several other minorities, including Irish and German immigrants, and possibly some Native Americans.

New!!: Central Park and Seneca Village · See more »

September 11 attacks

The September 11, 2001 attacks (also referred to as 9/11) were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda against the United States on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001.

New!!: Central Park and September 11 attacks · See more »

Sexual assault

Sexual assault is an act in which a person coerces or physically forces a person to engage in a sexual act against their will.

New!!: Central Park and Sexual assault · See more »

Shakespeare in the Park (New York City)

Shakespeare in the Park (or Free Shakespeare in the Park) is a theatrical program that stages productions of Shakespearean plays at the Delacorte Theater, an open-air theater in New York City's Central Park.

New!!: Central Park and Shakespeare in the Park (New York City) · See more »

Shakespeare in the Park festivals

Shakespeare in the Park is a term for outdoor festivals featuring productions of William Shakespeare's plays.

New!!: Central Park and Shakespeare in the Park festivals · See more »

Sheep Meadow

Sheep Meadow is a preserve located at the west side of Central Park from 66th to 69th Streets in Manhattan, New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Sheep Meadow · See more »

Sheryl Crow

Sheryl Suzanne Crow (born February 11, 1962) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and actress.

New!!: Central Park and Sheryl Crow · See more »

Sixth Avenue

Sixth Avenue – officially Avenue of the Americas, although this name is seldom used by New Yorkers, p.24 – is a major thoroughfare in New York City's borough of Manhattan, on which traffic runs northbound, or "uptown".

New!!: Central Park and Sixth Avenue · See more »

Softball

Softball is a variant of baseball played with a larger ball (11 in. to 12 in. sized ball) on a smaller field.

New!!: Central Park and Softball · See more »

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, often referred to as The Guggenheim, is an art museum located at 1071 Fifth Avenue on the corner of East 89th Street in the Upper East Side neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum · See more »

Southdown sheep

The Southdown is a small, dual-purpose English sheep, raised primarily for meat.

New!!: Central Park and Southdown sheep · See more »

Stanley Park

Stanley Park is a public park that borders the downtown of Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada and is almost entirely surrounded by waters of Vancouver Harbour and English Bay.

New!!: Central Park and Stanley Park · See more »

Staten Island Greenbelt

The Staten Island Greenbelt is a system of contiguous public parkland and natural areas in the central hills of the New York City borough of Staten Island.

New!!: Central Park and Staten Island Greenbelt · See more »

Steve Cuozzo

Steven D. Cuozzo (born January 17, 1950) is an American writer and newspaper editor who writes as a restaurant critic, real estate columnist, and op-ed contributor at the New York Post, a daily newspaper primarily distributed in New York City and its surrounding area.

New!!: Central Park and Steve Cuozzo · See more »

Strawberry Fields (memorial)

Strawberry Fields is a 2.5-acre (1.0 ha) landscaped section in New York City's Central Park, designed by the landscape architect Bruce Kelly, that is dedicated to the memory of former Beatle John Lennon.

New!!: Central Park and Strawberry Fields (memorial) · See more »

Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

The Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre was imported to the U.S. in 1876 as Sweden’s exhibit for the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia.

New!!: Central Park and Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre · See more »

Taconic orogeny

The Taconic orogeny was a mountain building period that ended 440 million years ago and affected most of modern-day New England.

New!!: Central Park and Taconic orogeny · See more »

Tammany Hall

Tammany Hall, also known as the Society of St.

New!!: Central Park and Tammany Hall · See more »

Tavern on the Green

Tavern on the Green is an American cuisine restaurant located in Central Park in Manhattan, New York City, near the intersection of Central Park West at West 66th Street on the Upper West Side.

New!!: Central Park and Tavern on the Green · See more »

Taxodium distichum

Taxodium distichum (bald cypress, cypress, southern-cypress, white-cypress, tidewater red-cypress, Gulf-cypress, red-cypress, or swamp cypress) is a deciduous conifer in the family Cupressaceae that grows on saturated and seasonally inundated soils in the lowlands of the Southeastern and Gulf Coastal Plains of the United States.

New!!: Central Park and Taxodium distichum · See more »

Tennis

Tennis is a racket sport that can be played individually against a single opponent (singles) or between two teams of two players each (doubles).

New!!: Central Park and Tennis · See more »

The Baltimore Sun

The Baltimore Sun is the largest general-circulation daily newspaper based in the American state of Maryland and provides coverage of local and regional news, events, issues, people, and industries.

New!!: Central Park and The Baltimore Sun · See more »

The Bronx

The Bronx is the northernmost of the five boroughs of New York City, in the U.S. state of New York.

New!!: Central Park and The Bronx · See more »

The Concert in Central Park

The Concert in Central Park, released in February 1982 on Warner Bros. Records, is the first live album by American folk rock duo Simon & Garfunkel.

New!!: Central Park and The Concert in Central Park · See more »

The Dakota

The Dakota, also known as Dakota Apartments, is a cooperative apartment building located on the northwest corner of 72nd Street and Central Park West in the Upper West Side of Manhattan in New York City, United States.

New!!: Central Park and The Dakota · See more »

The Gates

The Gates were a group of gates comprising a site-specific work of art by Bulgarian artist Christo Yavacheff and French artist Jeanne-Claude, known jointly as Christo and Jeanne-Claude.

New!!: Central Park and The Gates · See more »

The New York Review of Books

The New York Review of Books (or NYREV or NYRB) is a semi-monthly magazine with articles on literature, culture, economics, science and current affairs.

New!!: Central Park and The New York Review of Books · See more »

The New York Sun

The New York Sun was an American daily newspaper published in Manhattan from 2002 to 2008.

New!!: Central Park and The New York Sun · See more »

The New York Times

The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.

New!!: Central Park and The New York Times · See more »

The Pond and Hallett Nature Sanctuary

The Pond and Hallett Nature Sanctuary is the southeast area of New York City's Central Park, U.S. state of New York, located at the corner of Grand Army Plaza, across 59th Street from the Plaza Hotel, and abutting Fifth Avenue.

New!!: Central Park and The Pond and Hallett Nature Sanctuary · See more »

The Public Theater

The Public Theater is a New York City arts organization founded as the Shakespeare Workshop in 1954 by Joseph Papp, with the intention of showcasing the works of up-and-coming playwrights and performers.

New!!: Central Park and The Public Theater · See more »

The Ramble and Lake

The Ramble and Lake is a main feature of Central Park in New York City.

New!!: Central Park and The Ramble and Lake · See more »

The San Remo

The San Remo (145 Central Park West) is a luxury, 27-floor, co-operative apartment building in Manhattan located between West 74th Street and West 75th Street, three blocks north of The Dakota.

New!!: Central Park and The San Remo · See more »

The Supremes

The Supremes were an American female singing group and the premier act of Motown Records during the 1960s.

New!!: Central Park and The Supremes · See more »

The Washington Post

The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.

New!!: Central Park and The Washington Post · See more »

Thutmose III

Thutmose III (sometimes read as Thutmosis or Tuthmosis III, Thothmes in older history works, and meaning "Thoth is born") was the sixth pharaoh of the Eighteenth Dynasty.

New!!: Central Park and Thutmose III · See more »

Tilia americana

Tilia americana is a species of tree in the Malvaceae family, native to eastern North America, from southeast Manitoba east to New Brunswick, southwest to northeast Oklahoma, southeast to South Carolina, and west along the Niobrara River to Cherry County, Nebraska.

New!!: Central Park and Tilia americana · See more »

Tilia cordata

Tilia cordata (small-leaved lime, occasionally littleleaf linden or small-leaved linden) is a species of Tilia native to much of Europe.

New!!: Central Park and Tilia cordata · See more »

Times Square

Times Square is a major commercial intersection, tourist destination, entertainment center and neighborhood in the Midtown Manhattan section of New York City at the junction of Broadway and Seventh Avenue.

New!!: Central Park and Times Square · See more »

Travel + Leisure

Travel + Leisure is a travel magazine based in New York City, New York.

New!!: Central Park and Travel + Leisure · See more »

Tsuga canadensis

Tsuga canadensis, also known as eastern hemlock, eastern hemlock-spruce or Canadian hemlock, and in the French-speaking regions of Canada as pruche du Canada, is a coniferous tree native to eastern North America.

New!!: Central Park and Tsuga canadensis · See more »

Tuckahoe marble

Tuckahoe marble (also known as Inwood and Westchester marble) is a type of marble found in southern New York state and western Connecticut.

New!!: Central Park and Tuckahoe marble · See more »

Ueno Park

is a spacious public park in the Ueno district of Taitō, Tokyo, Japan.

New!!: Central Park and Ueno Park · See more »

Ulmus americana

Ulmus americana, generally known as the American elm or, less commonly, as the white elm or water elm, is a species native to eastern North America, naturally occurring from Nova Scotia west to Alberta and Montana, and south to Florida and central Texas.

New!!: Central Park and Ulmus americana · See more »

UNESCO

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO; Organisation des Nations unies pour l'éducation, la science et la culture) is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) based in Paris.

New!!: Central Park and UNESCO · See more »

United for Peace and Justice

United for Peace and Justice (UFPJ) is a coalition of more than 1,300, New York Civil Liberties Union.

New!!: Central Park and United for Peace and Justice · See more »

United States Department of Agriculture

The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), also known as the Agriculture Department, is the U.S. federal executive department responsible for developing and executing federal laws related to farming, forestry, and food.

New!!: Central Park and United States Department of Agriculture · See more »

United States Department of the Interior

The United States Department of the Interior (DOI) is the United States federal executive department of the U.S. government responsible for the management and conservation of most federal lands and natural resources, and the administration of programs relating to Native Americans, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, territorial affairs, and insular areas of the United States.

New!!: Central Park and United States Department of the Interior · See more »

Universal Pictures

Universal Pictures (also known as Universal Studios) is an American film studio owned by Comcast through the Universal Filmed Entertainment Group division of its wholly owned subsidiary NBCUniversal.

New!!: Central Park and Universal Pictures · See more »

Upper East Side

The Upper East Side is a neighborhood in the borough of Manhattan in New York City, between Central Park/Fifth Avenue, 59th Street, the East River, and 96th Street.

New!!: Central Park and Upper East Side · See more »

Upper West Side

The Upper West Side, sometimes abbreviated UWS, is a neighborhood in the borough of Manhattan, New York City, that lies between Central Park and the Hudson River and between West 59th Street and West 110th Street.

New!!: Central Park and Upper West Side · See more »

Urban park

An urban park or metropolitan park, also known as a municipal park (North America) or a public park, public open space, or municipal gardens (UK), is a park in cities and other incorporated places to offer recreation and green space to residents of, and visitors to, the municipality.

New!!: Central Park and Urban park · See more »

USA Cycling

USA Cycling or USAC, based in Colorado Springs, Colorado, is the national governing body for bicycle racing in the United States.

New!!: Central Park and USA Cycling · See more »

Van Cortlandt Park

Van Cortlandt Park is a park located in the borough of the Bronx in New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Van Cortlandt Park · See more »

Victorian Gardens

Victorian Gardens is a seasonal traditional-style amusement park, which is located in the Wollman Rink of Central Park in Manhattan, New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Victorian Gardens · See more »

Virginia opossum

The Virginia opossum (Didelphis virginiana), commonly known as the North American opossum, is a marsupial found in North America.

New!!: Central Park and Virginia opossum · See more »

Walt Whitman

Walter "Walt" Whitman (May 31, 1819 – March 26, 1892) was an American poet, essayist, and journalist.

New!!: Central Park and Walt Whitman · See more »

Warner LeRoy

Warner LeRoy (March 3, 1935 – February 22, 2001), was a New York businessman.

New!!: Central Park and Warner LeRoy · See more »

White House

The White House is the official residence and workplace of the President of the United States.

New!!: Central Park and White House · See more »

Wildlife Conservation Society

Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) was founded in 1895 as the New York Zoological Society (NYZS) and currently works to conserve more than two million square miles of wild places around the world.

New!!: Central Park and Wildlife Conservation Society · See more »

Willard Metcalf

Willard Leroy Metcalf (July 1, 1858 – March 9, 1925) was an American artist born in Lowell, Massachusetts.

New!!: Central Park and Willard Metcalf · See more »

William Cullen Bryant

William Cullen Bryant (November 3, 1794 – June 12, 1878) was an American romantic poet, journalist, and long-time editor of the New York Evening Post.

New!!: Central Park and William Cullen Bryant · See more »

William Henry Vanderbilt

William Henry "Billy" Vanderbilt (May 8, 1821 – December 8, 1885) was an American businessman and philanthropist.

New!!: Central Park and William Henry Vanderbilt · See more »

William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare (26 April 1564 (baptised)—23 April 1616) was an English poet, playwright and actor, widely regarded as both the greatest writer in the English language, and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.

New!!: Central Park and William Shakespeare · See more »

Wisconsin glaciation

The Wisconsin Glacial Episode, also called the Wisconsinan glaciation, was the most recent glacial period of the North American ice sheet complex.

New!!: Central Park and Wisconsin glaciation · See more »

Wollman Rink

Wollman Rink is a public ice rink in the southern part of Central Park, Manhattan, New York City.

New!!: Central Park and Wollman Rink · See more »

World Heritage site

A World Heritage site is a landmark or area which is selected by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as having cultural, historical, scientific or other form of significance, and is legally protected by international treaties.

New!!: Central Park and World Heritage site · See more »

110th Street (Manhattan)

110th Street is a street in the New York City borough of Manhattan.

New!!: Central Park and 110th Street (Manhattan) · See more »

1925 serum run to Nome

The 1925 serum run to Nome, also known as the Great Race of Mercy, was a transport of diphtheria antitoxin by dog sled relay across the U.S. territory of Alaska by 20 mushers and about 150 sled dogs in five and a half days, saving the small town of Nome and the surrounding communities from an incipient epidemic.

New!!: Central Park and 1925 serum run to Nome · See more »

1998 Goodwill Games

The 1998 Goodwill Games was the fourth edition of the international sports competition the Goodwill Games, which were created by Ted Turner in reaction to the political troubles surrounding the Olympic Games of the 1980s.

New!!: Central Park and 1998 Goodwill Games · See more »

2004 Republican National Convention

The 2004 Republican National Convention, the presidential nominating convention of the Republican Party of the United States, took place from August 30 to September 2, 2004 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York.

New!!: Central Park and 2004 Republican National Convention · See more »

2004 Republican National Convention protest activity

2004 Republican National Convention protest activity includes the broad range of marches, rallies, performances, demonstrations, exhibits, and acts of civil disobedience in New York City to protest the 2004 Republican National Convention and the nomination of President George W. Bush for the 2004 U.S. presidential election.

New!!: Central Park and 2004 Republican National Convention protest activity · See more »

30 Rockefeller Plaza

30 Rockefeller Plaza is an American Art Deco skyscraper that forms the centerpiece of Rockefeller Center in Midtown Manhattan, New York City.

New!!: Central Park and 30 Rockefeller Plaza · See more »

59th Street (Manhattan)

59th Street is a crosstown street in the New York City borough of Manhattan, running from York Avenue/Sutton Place to the West Side Highway, with a discontinuity between Ninth Avenue/Columbus Avenue and Eighth Avenue/Central Park West where the Time Warner Center is located.

New!!: Central Park and 59th Street (Manhattan) · See more »

59th Street–Columbus Circle (New York City Subway)

59th Street–Columbus Circle is a New York City Subway station complex shared by the IRT Broadway–Seventh Avenue Line and the IND Eighth Avenue Line.

New!!: Central Park and 59th Street–Columbus Circle (New York City Subway) · See more »

66th Street (Manhattan)

66th Street is a crosstown street in the New York City borough of Manhattan with portions on the Upper East Side and Upper West Side connected across Central Park via the 66th Street Transverse.

New!!: Central Park and 66th Street (Manhattan) · See more »

79th Street (Manhattan)

79th Street is a major two-way street in the Upper East Side and Upper West Side of the New York City borough of Manhattan.

New!!: Central Park and 79th Street (Manhattan) · See more »

86th Street (Manhattan)

86th Street is a major two-way street in the Upper East Side and Upper West Side of the New York City borough of Manhattan.

New!!: Central Park and 86th Street (Manhattan) · See more »

96th Street (Manhattan)

96th Street is a major two-way street on the Upper East Side and Upper West Side sections of the New York City borough of Manhattan, running from the East River at the FDR Drive to the Henry Hudson Parkway at the Hudson River.

New!!: Central Park and 96th Street (Manhattan) · See more »

Redirects here:

Center Drive, Center Drive (Manhattan), Central Park (Manhattan), Central Park (New York), Central Park, Manhattan, Central Park, New York, Central Park, New York City, USA, Central park, East Drive, East Drive (Manhattan), Greensward Park, Loeb Boathouse, New York Central Park, The Great Hill, Umpire Rock, West Drive, West Drive (Manhattan).

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Central_Park

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »