Seeing Central Park
May 23, 2011
New York – May 23, 2011 – The Plaza is pleased to announce its new ‘Seeing Central Park’ package, in celebration of the start of summer and its ongoing commitment to conserving one of the city’s most iconic treasures. A stroll through Central Park is a quintessential New York experience that should not be missed, and beginning this month, The Plaza offers its guests an exclusive, private tour of the Park with the Central Park Conservancy’s premier historian and photographer, Sara Cedar Miller. Tours will be customized to the guests’ interests and passions, with focuses on history, film, art & architecture, gardens & nature, behind-the-scenes operations, romantic destinations or family attractions, among others.
Central Park has been the backyard for The Plaza Hotel since the iconic property originally opened in 1907. As the home to the annual New York City Philharmonic, Shakespeare in the Park, multiple marathons and even a zoo, Central Park continues to capture the energy and originality of the City.
The ‘Seeing Central Park’ package includes:
• Luxurious overnight accommodations in a Suite
• A private, customized tour of Central Park with Sara Cedar Miller
• A signed copy of Central Park, An American Masterpiece; Seeing Central Park, The Official Guide to the World’s Greatest Urban Park; or Strawberry Fields: Central Park’s Memorial to John Lennon by Sara Cedar Miller
• Champagne toast for two in The Champagne Bar at The Plaza
Offered year-round, and based on availability. A minimum of 14 days advance notice is required with a seven day cancellation policy. Rates from $1,275 USD/night, double occupancy. Tours accommodate up to 6 people by vehicle or up to 20 people for a walking tour.
This offer is not applicable to group bookings of ten or more and cannot be combined with any other special offer. For detailed rate information or to book your reservation, please call (888) 240-7775 or book online at www.theplaza.com.