Prospect Park

Prospect Park

40.660208, -73.971145

A Fredrick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux-designed park that exhibits their characteristic meld of nature and beauty in the middle of urban Brooklyn.

Prospect Park

The park is home to Brooklyn's only forest, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, and man-made water features that attract migratory birds. A huge variety of sports and recreational activities are available here. Additional information is available at the Prospect Park Alliance website.

Park Acreage:

526.00 acres


New York City

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Contact Information

Web Link:

New York City Department of Parks and Recreation


(212) 639-9675



Dogs in park:

Dogs on leash

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