|Description||New York City Department of Parks & Recreation is the steward of approximately 29,000 acres of land, including more than 5,000 individual properties ranging from Coney Island Beach and Central Park to community gardens and Greenstreets.
New York City Department of Parks & Recreation operate more than 800 athletic fields and nearly 1,000 playgrounds, 66 public pools, 550 tennis courts, 48 recreational facilities, 17 nature centers, 13 golf courses, and 14 miles of beaches. We care for 23 historic house museums and 1,200 monuments. We look after 650,000 street trees, and two million more in parks.
The Arsenal, Central Park, 830 Fifth Avenue
United States of America
|Phone number||311 or 212-NEW-YORK (outside NYC)|
|5 Av/59 St (N, Q, R)|
|Nearest bus stop||5 Av - W 64 St (M1 M2 M3 M4)|
|Listing Views||76 listing views.|
The New York Botanical Garden is a museum of plants, an educational institution, and a scientific research organization. Founded in 1891 & now a National Historic Landmark, it is one of the greatest botanical gardens in the world.