map
Map &
Directions
access_time
Hours
mode_edit
Been here?
Rate it
chevron_left
 
chevron_right

Top Tours

 
Double Decker Hop-On-Hop-Off Bus and Times Square Dining Experience
"This 3-day Hop-On Hop-Off Double-Decker bus pass includes four bus loops: The Downtown Tour Uptown Tour Brooklyn Tour NY at Night Tour! With this pass you will also receive free admission to the Museum of the City of New York a free bike rental in Central Park and a cruise around Liberty Island!Hop-on and off at the various stops on your loop or take the whole loop around and see world-famous landmarks including One World Trade Center
From $83.00
 
Double Decker Hop-On-Hop-Off Bus and Times Square Dining Experience
"This 3-day Hop-On Hop-Off Double-Decker bus pass includes four bus loops: The Downtown Tour Uptown Tour Brooklyn Tour NY at Night Tour! With this pass you will also receive free admission to the Museum of the City of New York a free bike rental in Central Park and a cruise around Liberty Island!Hop-on and off at the various stops on your loop or take the whole loop around and see world-famous landmarks including One World Trade Center
From $83.00
 
Double Decker Hop-On-Hop-Off Bus and Times Square Dining Experience
"This 3-day Hop-On Hop-Off Double-Decker bus pass includes four bus loops: The Downtown Tour Uptown Tour Brooklyn Tour NY at Night Tour! With this pass you will also receive free admission to the Museum of the City of New York a free bike rental in Central Park and a cruise around Liberty Island!Hop-on and off at the various stops on your loop or take the whole loop around and see world-famous landmarks including One World Trade Center
From $83.00

Prospect Park Tips (8)

Prospect Park

Prospect Park is the largest park in Brooklyn; 585-acre acres. It was designed in 1865 by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux after they completed Central Park. Prospect Park contains a 90 acre...
apbeaches's Profile Photo
apbeaches
Nov 06, 2016

Zoo

Opened in 1993, the zoo is a wonderful spot to spend a couple of hours. Nestled in Prospect Park, you can meet wallabies and prarie dogs. While it cannot compete with the Bronx Zoo, it is a nice way...
saw50st8's Profile Photo
saw50st8
Apr 04, 2011

Prospect Park

The park is quite beautiful and was my backyard while growing up in Brooklyn. We would spend hours on end walking the beautiful expanse of this park. Our apartment (located on 12th & 9th) was just...
Gypsystravels's Profile Photo
Gypsystravels
Nov 05, 2008

The Other Central Park, Prospect Park

This park I find to be more inviting than Central Park. Quite large ( 526 Acres) and not nearly as many people as CP. The landscape architects Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux of Central Park...
chodearm's Profile Photo
chodearm
Sep 10, 2004

Prospect Park

Prospect Park (for which Park Slope is named) was designed by Olmsted and Vaux, the same men who designed Central Park. While Central Park is more well-known, Olmsted and Vaux considered Prospect Park...
jenran1's Profile Photo
jenran1
Dec 31, 2002

Prospect Park - Olmstead &...

Prospect Park - Olmstead & Vaux's master achievement in BrooklynLychfield Mansion: There may be tours, but just walk around. Notice the corn in the column capitals. :: Tennis House: Often open...
dogears's Profile Photo
dogears
Aug 30, 2002

Prospect Park

If I am not mistaken, same architect as CentralPark. A bit hillyGreat for sunbathing, rollerblading, strolling,jogging,....and of course the free concerts andbenefits for the all summer 'Celebrate...
remosito's Profile Photo
remosito
Aug 26, 2002

Great Open Space

Same designers as Central Park! Come take a stroll. Bring a football. Enjoy the calm of the babbling brook.
NSEW's Profile Photo
NSEW
Feb 03, 2005
 
 
Sponsored Listings

Hotels Near Prospect Park

Hotels
80 Rutland Road, Brooklyn, New York, 11225, United States
Show Prices
Hotels
1324 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, New York, 11216, United States
Show Prices
Hotels
370 4th Ave, Brooklyn, New York, 11215, United States
Show Prices
Hotels
625 Union St, New York City, New York, 11215, United States
Show Prices
Hotels
317 Rugby Road, Brooklyn, New York, 11226, United States
Show Prices
Hotels
267 3rd Ave, Brooklyn, New York, 11215, United States
Show Prices

Top 5 Brooklyn Writers

TempNomad's Profile Photo

TempNomad

"Brooklyn can't be Beat"
View Member
PA2AKgirl's Profile Photo

PA2AKgirl

"NYC's unlikely destination"
View Member
Gypsystravels's Profile Photo

Gypsystravels

"I was born in this town...."
View Member
chodearm's Profile Photo

chodearm

"Brooknam"
View Member
Nathalie_B's Profile Photo

Nathalie_B

"Brooklyn"
View Member
 
 

Things to Do Near Prospect Park

Things to Do

Botanical Garden

The gardens are a wonderful place to find yourself in. Although not as big as the New York Botanical Gardens, they still deserve a visit. As a child I would visit the gardens on special occasions,...
View More
Things to Do

Brooklyn Museum

The Brooklyn Museum is closed on Monday's and Tuesday's but opened from 11 until 6 daily and until 10 Thursday evenings and Target First Saturday's of the month. We enjoy going on the First Saturday...
View More
Things to Do

Grand Army Plaza

Meant as a grand entrance to Prospect Park, the Arch was designed by John H. Duncan (he later went on to design Grant’s Tomb in NYC) after being choosen by two experts appointed by the Soldiers and...
View More
Things to Do

Plaza of the grand Army

The Plaza of the grand Army- Central park. this plaza is the entrance to the park from the Southeast and was built on the site of a revolutionary war battlefield. the plaza designed in the 1860s by...
View More
Things to Do

Park Slope District

Manhattan has Park Avenue, Brooklyn has Park Slope! Don't miss this beautiful historical residential area of Brooklyn, located along the Flatbush Avenue and Prospect Park West, passing by the Grand...
View More
Things to Do

Old Stone House

The Battle of Brooklyn was fought in Brooklyn between August 22 and August 27, 1776. The Battle of Brooklyn (also known as Battle of Long Island) was the first engagement of the army of England and...
View More

Getting to Prospect Park

Address

We don't yet have an address for this Things to Do. Help us improve our info!

Hours

We don't yet have hours for this Things to Do. Help us improve our info!

Map