Heckscher Playground in Central Park in New York City, NY
Located at 7th Avenue and Central Park South, Heckscher Playground runs from 61st to 63rd streets and is open from 7:30am until dusk. The Playground opened in 1926, when it was named for August Heckscher Sr., the grandfather of Parks Commissioner August Heckscher III.
Complete with its own restrooms and snack carts, the Playground is best suited for children ages 6 to 12. Heckscher Playground is most populated during the spring and summer months.
Astroland Amusement Park
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Brooklyn Botanical Garden
Brooklyn Heights Promenade
Brooklyn Public Library
Captain Joseph Rose House