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Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir: Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 4 July 2019 via mobile

We saw the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir while riding bikes in Central Park. It is a great place to take a walk/run and take pictures of the surrounding area.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank GoVols79
Reviewed 14 May 2019 via mobile

Before entering Central Park make sure you get a map from one of the many kiosks, we were given some great tips on where to visit in this vast park! The reservoir is towards the top end, it’s very peaceful and extremely relaxing. Ideal for...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 25 April 2019 via mobile

A gorgeous part of Central Park, very tranquil and with a stunning view. From the east looking west, it captures a great aspect of New York City and is a beautiful walk.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Benammin
Reviewed 7 April 2019

Enter Central Park and check out the path around the reservoir. It's about a mile and a third around, so a nice walk but plenty of places to enter and exit so you're not committed to the whole trek. A must see in cherry blossom...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Carolyn H
Reviewed 17 July 2018

When you're going for a walk you pass here. It just happens to be that Jackie O had a great love of the city and nature. She spent many years in NY as an editor. I would not consider this a historical landmark.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sheryl T
Reviewed 8 July 2018

You get some good views of the city skyline while walking or jogging around the reservoir. On Memorial Weekend there was still very pretty spring flowers in bloom. Great place for a tranquil stroll. Signs tell you this is a "one-way" walk to simplify what...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 184DonP
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Nice section of the park and perfect for running, jogging, biking and rollerblading. One of the best areas of NYC backyard!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank kliq6
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Originally built as a reservoir it is no longer used as one. This large lake in the top half of Central Park is a pleasure to walk round especially on a hot day and is less crowded.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Steve-and-Andie
Reviewed 8 May 2018

I love Central Park in general but walking around the Reservoir is definitely one of the, if not the most, favourite things to do in NYC.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank SRCH2018
Reviewed 14 February 2018

An another place to take some photos in NYC. Nice view and walkway. We thought the place is always crowded, but also beautiful with the people. It was nice to be there.

Date of experience: February 2018
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