Prospect Park W, Parkside Ave. bet. Flatbush Ave., Ocean Ave. and Prospect Park SW
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August 26, 2004
If I were to say to you, "you know that movie where Keanu Reeves travels around by phone booth?"...
August 10, 2004
On July 28, Parks & Recreation and the Prospect Park Alliance welcomed back one of New York...
July 6, 2004
As the summer sun sets and the day’s heat finally begins to lessen, New Yorkers from all walks...
April 29, 2004
With budding trees, bright skies, and warm weather, it was easy to understand the importance of...
March 15, 2004
A year ago, a friend died in a motor scooter accident. His death filled me with an immense...
February 13, 2004
Dear Professor Ginkgo: I'm interested in the history of the city parks' carousels,...
December 9, 2003
As the first flakes from this weekend’s massive snowstorm swirled down from the sky, Parks &...
November 24, 2003
This Thursday, families across the United States will celebrate Thanksgiving, most of them by...
October 29, 2003
On Saturday, October 25, parks across New York City were filled with Halloween spirit. The...
October 28, 2003
The following is a reflection on Frank D’Amico, a former Parks & Recreation employee who...
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.
- Ride The Carousel in Prospect Park
- Nature's Helpers
- Animal Encounter at Prospect Park
- Nature On The Go!
- Shape Up NYC: Pilates
- 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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