The Belvedere Castle in Central Park, NYC. Photo Credit: centralparknyc.org
Opening Hours: Tuesday - Sunday: 10am - 5pm
Phone: (212) 772-0210
A former 19th Century residence, Belvedere Castle has been the home of the U.S Weather Bureau since 1919. Offers daily tours of the meteorological observatory and control room. Also houses the Henry Luce Observatory Museum – home to natural exhibits and archaeological finds. Free children’s workshops also featured.