The Attractions Of Central Park

Playmates Arch: C65

[Constructed 1863]
Designers: Calvert Vaux 1824-1895
& Jacob Wrey Mould 1825-1886 • England

Architectural Highlights
Dimensions: Length - 17 feet 8 inches: Height - 9 feet 11 inches.
Passageway: Length - 66 feet.
Revetment (surface): Philadelphia pressed brick and Milwaukee yellow brick-belt coursing and granite trim.

As musical tunes play from the Friedsam Carousel, the aptly named Playmates Arch stands nearby.
Playmates Arch is a stone and brick masonry structure that spans over a walkway between the Carousel and the Dairy on its eastern side. It also carries Center Drive from above its passageway.





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