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Discovery Walks for Families: Shakespeare Garden at Belvedere Castle

Discovery Walks for Families: Shakespeare Garden

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  • Sep. 21, 2019 through Oct. 12, 2019 , 9/21 and 10/12, 11:00am
  • Belvedere Castle
  • mid-Central Park at 79th Street, New York
  • Young elementary, Tween, Adult
  • Free. Space is limited, registration required. Families with children ages 5+ only; no groups, please.

Bring your family for a guided walk in this four-acre landscape named for the famed English poet and playwright. This garden features flowers and plants mentioned in Shakespeare's poems and plays and is designed to resemble the Bard's native English countryside. Learn about its history, design, and what it takes to maintain a healthy and beautiful garden through hands-on exploration and guided activities in your complementary Discovery Journal. Discovery Walks for Families are a great way for parents and children of all ages to learn about the nature and history of Central Park in fun and creative ways.

Meet: Belvedere Castle (mid-Park at 79th Street). Map of start location

Terrain: A few inclines, some stairs; may not be suitable for strollers. Length of Tour: Approximately 90 minutes

Cost: Free. Space is limited, registration required. Families with children ages 5+ only; no groups, please. Please arrive 15 minutes before the start of the Discovery Walk to allow time for check in.

About Belvedere Castle

mid-Central Park at 79th Street

New York, NY

2127720288