Going for a donkey ride in Central Park

Donkey rides were a big attraction in the park in its early decades. The cost of a ride in 1905, when this photograph was taken: a nickel. 

The park also offered goat carriage rides on the Mall. And elephants.

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One Response to “Going for a donkey ride in Central Park”

  1. The Mall: the only straight path in Central Park | Ephemeral New York Says:

    […] And for the little ones, goat and donkey cart rides! […]

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