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Picturesque duck pond which features a mysterious mandarin duck

This beautiful pond sits at the southeast corner of central park and can be seen from central park... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Quite amazing

The tranquil water helps to make this area special. The sounds of the city die and you are left... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Houston, Texas
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1 week ago
“Picturesque duck pond which features a mysterious mandarin duck”
24 Aug 2018
“Quite amazing”
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This beautiful pond sits at the southeast corner of central park and can be seen from central park south. Situated in one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in the world, this urban pond has impressive skyline views, beautiful foliage during autumn and the Gapstow bridge seen...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AndrewBowers
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

The tranquil water helps to make this area special. The sounds of the city die and you are left with peace except for a few thousand tourists. That said being in New York for a week it’s easy to understand how valuable the park is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Vonschmidt
Reviewed 1 July 2018

This is in Central Park (southeast corner). It is picturesque with trees and bushes arranged nicely and of course the New York skyline in the background. Definitely a place for some pictures

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 184DonP
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

This part of central park is beautiful. A good place to hang around for a while enjoying the water away from the big buildings close by.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 3SEse7
Reviewed 2 May 2018

The Pond is one of the seven bodies of water located in Central Park. The Pond is a tranquil oasis located a few feet from the hustle and bustle of 5th Ave. You can transverse the world famous Gapstow Bridge while crossing the Pond. Great...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank luckyj_12
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Such a beautiful place in Central Park. Nice place to take photos or just to sit and relax. Often seen in some tv or movie scenes!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Slick5276
Reviewed 29 October 2017

When we visited this place, it was heavily raining. It is located in the Central park and surrounded by trees. Nice place for relaxing and spending time with families.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank seedhunter
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

There's alot of birds around this area. All the lamppost are filled with birds. I pity the cars that were parked under the birds. If you want some peaceful sanctuary you can go down to the pond and enjoy the quiet sanctuary that you will...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank antliewty
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Just off 5th Avenue and 59th street is The Pond in Central Park. Excellent area with plenty of trees and plants and also plenty of pond wildlife. We entered the park here and this is a very pleasant walk in Central Park away from all...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank rayrest
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We walked all around The Pond at the southern end of Central Park yesterday, and enjoyed many signs of spring. The Pond is the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of the city because it is entirely below street level. Sounds of the City...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank robcurtross
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