New York, NY 10019
- Sun 10am-9pm, Mon-Tue 10am-2:30pm, Wed-Thu 10am-10pm, Fri-Sat 10am-11pm
Village Voice's Description
Central Park's diorama-like Wollman Rink is no secret, and sometimes it gets so crowded that it's more fun to watch the claustrophobia from the postcard vantage point of the promenade above. But what grounds this rink's exquisite landscaping and crystalline snow-globe exterior is the dim and cruddy snack bar, "pro shop," and cozy little lounge area by the lockers. It takes the edge off uptown when you feel like you're in the make-out den at an Ohio teenage church "lock-in." Enter at East 59th Street and walk two blocks north.
Hours: Oct 18-April 10 Mon & Tue 10am-2:30pm, Wed & Thu 10am-10pm, Fri & Sat 10am-11pm, Sun 10am-9pm.