The Pond

Lake
East Dr (at E 59th St)
New York, NY 10019

Tips

  • The ducks love croutons.
  • Look at the duck pond as you walk by and think of me smiling.
  • PHOTO: Grab some friends and take a picture by the pond like this one of the Beatles from their first visit to America in 1964, at the link!
  • Photographers love this spot at sunset !
  • It's a BG New York City Secret! Designer Elie Tahari loves walking around Central Park.
  • I saw someone propose here. It seemed very awkward. Definitely not like the movies.
  • Take a tour with On Location Tours to learn about the many romantic movie scenes and TV shows filmed here and throughout the park.
  • Great place to relax and view the real New York Central Park.
  • Watch out for the homeless guy shitting near the pond.
  • You'll forget you're in Manhattan
  • love it!
  • I like the view
  • so beautiful. lots of aquatic birds, and the Gapstow Bridge is an incredible sight
  • Absolutely gorgeous, well worth walking too
  • Come during a snowy day you might witness a great scene of a frozen lake
  • Ponte clssica do Central Park!
  • Loving the relax here!
  • Beautiful pond, lots of ducks!
  • Rent a rowboat and go out on the water. Slight chance of seeing a gondola
  • Buy one of those selfie-sticks at any nearby drug-store to take a group selfie of you and your friends

Nearby places

767 5th Ave (btwn E 58th & E 59th St)
59th St to 110th St (5th Ave to Central Park West)
Central Park (btwn E 63rd & E 65th St)