ice-skating in new york makes most people think of the ice-rink at the rockefeller centre beneath the famous christmas tree. new york insiders view that place as a tourist-trap. real skating fans prefer to use the wollman rink. this open-air rink in central park is in close vicinity to manhattans skyscrapers. a dj serves up a selection of cheesy pop and rock ballads. skate-hire is included in the entry. from april to september the place is a roller disco. wollman rink is open monday to thursday from 10.00-22.00, friday to sunday from 10.00-23.00.

wollman rink
mid-park at 63th street
subway station 57th street


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