Mollie's Adventures

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Central Park

Fun fact of the day…

Central Park receives around 35 million visitors annually

http://www.centralpark.com/guide/faq.html

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Food!

Fun fact of the day…

New York City has 4000 street food vendors including hot dogs, pretzels, falafel, kebabs, and more.

http://www.jazzhostels.com/blog/390-cool-facts-about-new-york-city/

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The MET

Fun fact of the day…

The Metropolitan Museum of Art (“The Met”) contains over 2 million works, making it one of the largest art museums in the world.

http://www.jazzhostels.com/blog/390-cool-facts-about-new-york-city/

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NYC Subway

Fun fact of the day…

About 40% of the New York Subway system is above ground.

http://www.jazzhostels.com/blog/390-cool-facts-about-new-york-city/

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Central parks opening

Fun fact of the day…

Central Park was initially opened in 1857. It was later improved and expanded according to Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux’s Greensward Plan, after which it was reopened in 1873.

http://www.centralpark.com/guide/faq.html

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