Central Park ~ Adventure Playground

Central Park, West Side at W. 68th St.
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Nearest subway station: B-C @ 72 St.
Nearest elevator subway station: 1 @ 66 St.-Lincoln Ctr.

Playcape: An unconventional, adventurous space featuring a large sandpit, a treehouse, concrete  fortresses and pyramids, climbing bars, low concrete walls, and sprinklers in the middle of a mini amphitheater.

Safety notes: While larger and more challenging than the adjacent Tots Playground, this playground is still suitable for younger children.

Public restrooms: No. The nearest facilities are on the terrace of the old Tavern on the Green, across W. 67th St.

Food & drink: There are hot dog carts sprinkled throughout Central Park. There is also a Le Pain Quotidien nearby, and during the spring and summer months gourmet food trucks (Pera Turkish Tacos, Van Leeuwen Ice Cream) may be found at Tavern on the Green.

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