The Sheep Meadow in Central Park is an absolute must-see for 100% of New York residents and visitors. This green field is a magical place where urban and rural blend together to create something truly special. It’s the ideal place to enjoy a picnic with friends or a mid-afternoon nap under the shade of a tree. Find out what the meadow has to offer by reading on!
Sheep Meadow in Central Park
The Sheep Meadow is an expansive piece of green land that encompasses over fifteen acres in size. It is the largest meadow in Central Park. The meadow is designated as a quiet zone. This means that visitors can relax and enjoy a few moments of peace away from the chaotic urban city center. As a quiet zone, it is prohibited to bring any type of alcoholic beverages or sporting gear to the area. No organizations are allowed to hold events in this part of Central Park. There’s only room for tranquility.
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