Turtle Pond

Turtle Pond in Central Park is a habitat for turtles (red-eared slider, snapping, box, painted, and musk turtles).  At sunset you can see the Belvedere Castle and trees over the lake with colorful sunset reflections, which is more beautiful than it is during the day.

Sunset  - This spot in Turtle Pond is east of Belvedere Castle.

Visitors and New Yorkers can come see 5 types of Turtles.

Location: Mid-Park between 79th and 80th Streets.

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One Response to “Turtle Pond”
  1. Midge says:

    It’s about time someone wrote about this.

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