September 26, 2001
Saturday, September 22 was the first day of autumn, a landmark that many New Yorkers celebrated...
September 21, 2001
On Tuesday, September 11, 2001, a day that New Yorkers will remember as a day of...
September 19, 2001
Skaters, bladers, and bikers met in Owl’s Head Park on Sunday, September 8 to inaugurate a new...
September 18, 2001
A 25 by 12-foot American flag flies above the New York State Pavilion in Flushing Meadows...
September 12, 2001
Bethesda Terrace, Central Park’s decorative "open-air reception hall," has hosted giant Easter...
September 7, 2001
On Wednesday, August 22, sixty participants in the Job Assistance Center (JAC) Program and Parks...
September 6, 2001
Children from Brooklyn's three day camps - St. John's, Brownsville and Von King along with...
August 30, 2001
The view from the Brooklyn Heights Promenade is one of the greatest in all of Brooklyn. One can...
June 26, 2001
It was the talk of the town: a big toothed, scaly skinned alligator on the loose in Central...
June 22, 2001
Commissioner Henry J. (StarQuest) Stern , Council Member Walter L. (Woodsider) McCaffrey...
Directions to Prospect Park
Know Before You Go
Kate Wollman Ice Skating Rink: CLOSED 2012-2013
The Kate Wollman Rink will NOT be open for ice skating this winter; 2012 - 2013. The parking lot will also remain closed this winter. Construction is continuing on Lakeside , a year-round destination for recreation, relaxation, and events. Ice skating will return with the completion of this exciting new project.
- Benefit Concert: The Roots & Jim James
- Ride The Carousel in Prospect Park
- Blooming Naturalist
- Animal Encounter at Prospect Park
- Nature on the Go!
- Barbecuing Areas
- Baseball Fields
- Bicycling and Greenways
- Dog-friendly Areas
- Fitness Equipment
- Hiking Trails
- Historic Houses
- Horseback Riding Trails
- Ice Skating Rinks
- Nature Centers
- Paddleboat Rentals
- Spray Showers
- Tennis Courts
- Water Fountains
- Zoos and Aquariums
Know when to go:
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