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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 4 days ago via mobile

Great park an oasis in Brooklyn! The walking paths were awesome. The Smorgasbord was delicious! Great lobster roll and banana pudding!

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice park - close to Brooklyn bridge - great respite for me as I was taking a break from busy conference. Tennis courts, hills to walk - nice

Thank Joe F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The hubby and I stayed at an Airbnb two blocks away from Prospect Park and visited the park twice. On our first visit we had to kill time until our Airbnb was ready so we were able to visit the majority of the park. Although...More

Thank Yeleny S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Spent a sunny afternoon reading in the beautiful park, and ran here 6 times during our visit to Brooklyn Loved seeing the Squirrels! The park was busy but didn’t feel crowded- lots of sport and families on the weekends... no where near as commercial as...More

Thank ljbmd
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We try to get to the Prospect Park concert series every summer. The weather wasn’t too cooperative this year but the Courtney Barnett show managed to go on anyway. Glad it went on early rather than canceling. Always a nice venue for a show.

Thank Caryn D
Reviewed 1 week ago

It wasn't until this last visit to Prospect Park that it came out from under the shadow of what I consider its big brother (older cousin, maybe?): New York City's Central Park. There's something about a crisp fall day, sunny and bright, before the leaves...More

Thank Brianimated
Reviewed 1 week ago

So much to see and do, strolling, people watching and even a dog beach. I loved watching the dogs swim and frolic with each other. This was my first time here, we brought our lunch over from a nearby restaurant and ate it on the...More

Thank Laurie E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't miss a visit to Prospect Park, it is excellent in every way. There are many paths and byways to follow as you make your way through and around the park. You have to see it in person to appreciate its charms. You'll feel a...More

Thank grahambyrnes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The actual park is ok when you get inside. However, Flatbush and the surrounding areas are scary and dont seem very safe.

Thank Randy D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Prospect park was designed by the same person who designed Central Park in Manhattan. It is situated in the area of the Battle of Long Island during the American Revolutionary War. It is considered the second largest public Park in Brroklyn. Visitors who visit the...More

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23 April 2018|
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Response from arturo c | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't recommend in line skating. At all.
30 April 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
23 January 2017|
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Response from Mario T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know. Check NYC.gov