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Prospect Park

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Brooklyn's answer to Central Park, Prospect Park contains a zoo, an audubon center and the Brooklyn Museum of Art. Its entrance is marked by the large Memorial Arch and it is a mecca for families and nature lovers who go to play ball, bird watch and...more
450 Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11225-3707
+1 718-965-8951
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This park is beautiful and preserved so well. Love taking strolls and attending random events that take place during the year.

Thank Tahirina
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had a bike tour to the park. You can not bike everywhere but the bike lanes are lovely. The park is big and green. You have to take your own picknick because they have no coffee shops or kiosk there. It is a green...More

Thank Nina H
Reviewed 4 days ago

We have family who live just around the corner from this gem of a park, and they use it to run, walk dogs, picnic, meet friends and generally wind down after a hard day's work! We love to stroll around the park, chatting as we...More

Thank Lin - F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was visiting Prospect Park all seasons around, for the last 25 years, and still like this city park. From rollerblading to riding a bike, or just simply walking across multiple passage, the time will be well spent. You can discover a small pond with...More

Thank Venture797295
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was staying in a relative's apartment which happened to be really close to the Prospect Park and as a bird lover, walked over there three times to look for birds. Unfortunately, it was not the right time of the year so not too many species...More

Thank Ricky Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to PP just yesterday with my son's for their final baseball game. As always, PP was lively with an outdoor concert going on, people biking, jogging, playing soccer, volleyball and baseball. PP is in good shape and clean with good scenery and baseball fields...More

Thank kamutakabbir
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a fabulous park. Almost a mini Central Park. It has lots of paths that meander through woods and open areas. There is a dedicated lane for serious runners, joggers, walkers and cyclist. Beware of cross park vehicles, Rangers,NYPD, delivery vehicles and so on....More

Thank seamusmurphy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We liked it a big green grass field in summer for picnics,or play balls...invited some friends with your kids!!take a look in the zoo,getting to know the Brooklyn history,and there is a landmark army grand nearby if you want to pay a visit also.

Thank wenxiu h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I always loved cycling here. Whether it was for training to get better in cycling or for a leisure ride. They have free concerts in the summer! You can run,walk, play volleyball, cycling or just hangout with friends while bbqing. It’s a chill place to...More

Thank White_s1988
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beautiful park is the blessings of the forefathers of the city who had 5he vision and the dream for the generations . The bewitching Landscspe is spread over such area that it requires more then a day to really enjoy . The rolling green...More

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April 22, 2018|
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Response from arturo c | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't recommend in line skating. At all.
April 29, 2017|
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Response from mrkettering100 | Reviewed this property |
We arrived by cab but didn't see parking near the zoo. We had a problem getting a cab afterwards as none passed that weren't pre-booked. In the end we had to walk a fair way to the library and ask for help from the... More
January 23, 2017|
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Response from Mario T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know. Check NYC.gov