Dogs are allowed in most sections of Central Park whenever it is open to the public.
There are 23 dog-friendly areas around Central Park (see map below). These are areas where dogs and their owners often gather to participate in events, often in the early morning or evening hours when dogs are allowed to run off-leash. These include Harlem Meer, East Meadow, Cedar Hill and Mineral Springs.
In addition, there are 21 dog fountains throughout the park.
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