Central Park, which is located in New York City, is more than just a green patch of grass. There are many fun things to do in Central Park that can appeal to people of all ages. Whether you are in the city during the snowy season or the warmer months, you can find something to do that you will enjoy. Some of these are only open during certain months of the year, and others are weather dependent. It is a good idea to have contingency plans in case your top choices aren’t available.

01Belvedere Castle

castle Central Park diegograndi / Getty Images

Belvedere Castle is a miniature castle that is on the Great Lawn of Central Park. It is one of the five visitor’s centers and provides some of the best views of the park and skyline. The National Weather Service takes weather measurements at this attraction. You can visit an observation deck, check out the gift shop and venture through exhibit rooms.