NYC Parks

Madison Square Park

Park
Madison Ave (btwn E 23rd & E 26th St), New York, NY 10010, United States
Hours:
Open until Midnight (Show more)
  • Mon–Sun
    • 6:00 AM–Midnight
Credit Cards:
Yes
Wi-Fi:
Free

Madison Square Park, a seven-acre urban oasis, is located in the heart of Manhattan’s Flatiron District. The Madison Square Park Conservancy raises the funds that support lush and brilliant horticulture, park maintenance, park security and a variety of free cultural programs.

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    Jeff S.
    "See who can take the coolest picture of the Flatiron Building"(13 Tips)
    Alli M.
    "Great place to grab gelato from Eataly and relax"(6 Tips)
    ✨#IamRomdelacrème✨
    "Come here, sit, enjoy the view and relax."(16 Tips)
    chrissy s.
    "Lovely during the summer to walk through and people watch."(7 Tips)
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  • squirrels
  • flatiron building
  • barbecue
  • scenic views
  • eataly
  • park
  • picnics
  • people watching
  • burgers
  • playground
  • free Wifi
  • big screens
  • casual
  • architecture
  • desserts
  • music
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  • milkshakes
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  • flowers
  • Abby S.

    Good place to have lunch

    Abby Sewell · 12 hours ago
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  • Will S.

    Great hangout

    Will Sabet · 15 hours ago
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  • MrsCorkster

    A nice way to while away the afternoon. Sit by the dog park—happy puppies will make a dreadful day seem better.

    MrsCorkster · 2 days ago
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  • Mitchell K.

    Usually I just enjoy the park-ness (trees, benches, art) but once a year there's the BBQ Festival, and there's always Shake Shack.

    Mitchell Kaplan · 1 week ago
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  • Jessica J.

    I prefer this park over some of the other bigger parks because it is less crowded! Plus the original Shake shack is here which is always a favourite

    Jessica Jung · 1 week ago
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  • Enrique M.

    Las míticas hamburguesas Shake Shack empezaron en este parque, y aquí siguen, prueben la sencilla con salsa especial de la casa, es la que los volvió famosos.

    Enrique Marín · 1 week ago
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  • Pedro Luiz A.

    Uma pequena e gostosa ilha de paz no meio da loucura da cidade.

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  • Michele P.

    Best spot for a picnic in Flatiron

    Michele Piccaro · 1 week ago
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  • Nicole R.

    Great trees and lawn to relax outside!

    Nicole Regan · 1 week ago
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  • Matthew C.

    I stroll through whenever I have the opportunity and never see a good time for Shake Shack.

    Matthew Caldecutt · 1 week ago
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  • KristiaMarie P.

    Great for walking through or sitting at a bench for a bit. Playground has lots of seating for parents/caretakers.

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  • jiresell

    Nice place to sit in the shade. 2015 changes look great. Oh, Shake Shack too!

    jiresell · 2 weeks ago
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  • Alexzandria L.

    Favorite summer spot a lot less crowded then central and they offer free yoga on the weekends!

    Alexzandria Langheier · 2 weeks ago
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  • Tim C.

    Free wifi!

    Tim Clarke · 3 weeks ago
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  • Monibru

    Muy buena opción para sentarse a comer al aire libre: hay free wifi

    Monibru · July 1
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  • Sevgi S.

    Relaxing, joyful and beautiful 👌 grab a shake&shack custard and enjoy it at the park 🍦

    Sevgi Sairoglu · June 27
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  • Hae Rin L.

    저녁에 와서 쉑쉑버거랑 밀크쉐이크 먹으면 넘 기분이 좋아진당

    Hae Rin Lee · June 26
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  • Afi Y.

    Grab a seat, grab some Shake Shack, and stick around for the cool sculptures. Don't forget to look up!

    Afi Yellow-Duke · June 23
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  • Alli M.

    Great place to grab gelato from Eataly and relax

    Alli MacKenzie · June 18
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  • Lindsay T.

    Love the overhead sculpture. Look up!

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  • Paul K.

    Always a nice art installation. Plus there's Shake Shack and tons of festivals, including Big Apple Barbecue in June.

    Paul Kardous · June 5
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  • Alex F.

    Come for the park, stay for the burgers

    Alex Fish · June 1
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  • Irma Z.

    Such a great spot to chill out. Leafy greenness, art installations, shake shack!!

    Irma Zandl · May 29
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  • Diego R.

    No parque tem uma lanchonete , perfeita .

    Diego Ribeiro · May 28
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  • Pete W.

    Wonderful Community Events & Art Exhibitions #MadSqParkNYC

    Pete Webb · May 27
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  • Debora C.

    Belíssimo para boa convivencia

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  • drew t.

    Not to be confused with Madison Square Garden, this park has rotating exhibits that are cool to see. Plus a Shake Shack.

    drew tarvin · May 19
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  • kadriye ü.

    Flatiron building manzaralı şirin bir park..

    kadriye üstün · May 17
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  • Vivian V.

    People watching 👀

    Vivian Vo · May 15
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  • Karl B.

    So beautiful in the spring. #allthetulips

    Karl B · May 8
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  • Dylan F.

    Go to the park and do park things.

    Dylan Farella · May 8
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  • Boris Y.

    чистый воздух!

    Boris Y. · May 5
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  • Joseph P.

    Art and a Park easier to enjoy!

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  • Ivy Agnes N.

    Cute park. Nice to stop in when walking around.

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  • Natalia C.

    A really quite place, beautiful and so lovely/ Un lugar muy tranquilo y hermoso en medio del caos. Está hermoso.

    Natalia Cruz · May 1
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  • Vlademir S.

    Passeio agradável. Recomendo

    Vlademir Silva · April 20
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  • Kubilay C.

    beautiful park!

    Kubilay Cirrik · April 16
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  • Emilio C.

    Nice little park.

    Emilio C · April 15
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  • Justin B.

    Amazing views of the Empire State Building! Also, there's almost always an art exhibit on display here. Check the Madison Square Park website for details.

    Justin Breton · April 10
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  • Ballers' Weekend

    Take the hard decisions out of dinner w/ Burger & Lobster's simple menu. Choose: a burger, 1.5 lbs of lobster, lobster roll, or lobster Benedict (Sunday brunch). Each come w/ salad + fries for $20. Read more

    Ballers' Weekend · April 3
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  • Pete W.

    Fata Morgana: Public Art Installation Opens April 30th

    Pete Webb · March 31
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  • S B.

    Buena Plaza

    S Blanco · March 30
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  • YE JI L.

    빌딩 사이의 공원.. 그 안에 개들을 위한 공간이 있네 ㅎㅎ 신기방기 ㅎ

    YE JI Lee · March 26
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  • Heejung N.

    Park where you can encounter interesting art works in and around (flatiron building exhibition)

    Heejung Nam · March 21
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  • graceygoo

    The art exhibits sponsored by Credit Suisse are usually very good!

    graceygoo · March 13
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  • Gothamist

    Home of Danny Meyer's annual Big Apple Barbecue Block Party, where you shouldn't be distracted by the big names and lines, as good 'cue is to be found at all the stands. Read more

    Gothamist · March 12
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  • Vanessa B.

    Passeios ao ar livre.

    Vanessa Berner · March 6
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  • nikki a.

    Great park!

    nikki austin · March 1
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  • Bryant B.

    Come here for a great view of the Flatiron Building and a glimpse of Empire State Building.

    Bryant Balatbat · February 24
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  • Jared W.

    Just grab a park bench and relax. Perfect pitstop for coffee, lunch - or just people-watching.

    Jared Wick · February 20
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