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Doris C. Freedman Plaza, Central Park

Opening Hours: Daily, 6-1am
Address: Grand Army Plaza &, 5th Ave, New York, 10019
What’s on View: Fred Eversley: Parabolic Light

Getting There

Entrances: North entrance from Central Park Zoo, or South entrance from Grand Army Plaza
Subway: N, R, W to 5th Avenue; 4, 5, 6 to 59th Street/Lexington Avenue
Parking: Private paid parking lots are nearby.

Site Features

Free Wi-Fi? No
Touch allowed? No
“Picnic friendly”? Yes
Restrooms? Yes. The nearest public restrooms at Heckscher Playground and Chess & Checkers House are 11 minutes walk away from Doris C. Freedman Plaza. Open 7:30am–Dusk. Wheelchair accessible and with an all-gender option.
Wheelchair Accessible? Yes
Service Animals? Yes. Need to be leashed.
Pets? Yes. Need to be leashed 9am–9pm daily.

Additional Notes

Access to Artwork: The artwork can be experienced during all opening hours.

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Doris C. Freedman Plaza, Southeast Entrance to Central Park

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