256-15 Jericho Turnpike
Floral Park, NY 11001
Phone: (718) 343-9600
Fax: (718) 343-9602
Charles A. Dana Discovery Center
Mo to Su from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM
Overlooking the picturesque Harlem Meer within the Central Park, Charles A. Dana Discovery Center is one of the numerous visitor centers that help visitors better experience the park. Established in 1993, the center offers numerous educational programs as well as fun activities for budding naturalists and those keen enough. Besides this, the center also hosts an array of exhibitions throughout the year. The beautiful structure, is a rare building within the park that was purpose-built to serve as a visitor center.