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Dana Discovery Center

Opens in 15 min: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Free Fishing Mondays

The Dana discovery center was a beautiful building located inside of Central Park and adjacent to... read more

Reviewed June 1, 2013
HanKelly
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Bowling Green, Kentucky
Secret Corners of Central Park

The knowledgable and available people who work at the Dana Center at the Northeast end of Central... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2015
Andrea R
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New York City, New York
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Jul 8, 2015
“Secret Corners of Central Park”
Jun 1, 2013
“Free Fishing Mondays”
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Kids can visit a simulated Underground Railroad while attending learning workshops, storytelling and other fun activities.
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110th Street and Fifth Ave., New York City, NY 10029
Harlem
+1 212-860-1370
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Reviewed July 8, 2015

The knowledgable and available people who work at the Dana Center at the Northeast end of Central Park will help you find some of the most beautiful and interesting places in this great park. Spend time exploring the magnificent Conservatory Garden with its Separate French,...More

Date of experience: June 2015
3  Thank Andrea R
Reviewed June 1, 2013

The Dana discovery center was a beautiful building located inside of Central Park and adjacent to the Harlem Meer. Inside were workers willing to answer any questions and plenty of informational pamphlets. On Mondays you can rent a fishing pole and bait absolutely free for...More

Date of experience: May 2013
3  Thank HanKelly
Reviewed September 6, 2012

Charles A. Dana Discovery Center is located inside the Central Park at 110th Street between Fifth and Lenox Avenue, Manhattan, New York. It is the Park's main visitor centers. It also hosts environmental programs for children, and teaches them about wildlife. They also give instructions...More

Date of experience: September 2012
3  Thank Rajnish P
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