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The 1960s - A Turning Point for Central Park
Dana Discovery Center (110th Street, mid-Park)




Learn about the innovative experiments of the 1960s in Central Park, including avant-garde art performances, popular concerts, and new approaches to playgrounds. Hear how this unique interaction between art, design, and public space led to serious decline and influenced the Park's eventual preservation and restoration with the establishment of the Conservancy. Ages 18+

Time: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM