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Brownsville Recreation Center

Membership Information | Holiday Schedule

1555 Linden Boulevard
Brooklyn, NY 11212
Cross Streets: Linden Blvd. and Hegeman Ave.
Directions via Google Maps

Located in Brownsville Playground

Center Manager: Jerry Childs
Deputy Center Manager: Ahmad Sarwary, Jaimey Lilley
Phone: (718) 485-4633 (718) 345-2706

Accessible Facilities This is an Accessible Recreation Center.

Did you know many Recreation Centers have computer classes? Learn skills from basic computing to making digital art. Visit the Computer Resource Center (CRC) schedule on your center's webpage, or check out the CRC homepage.

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday - Sunday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Please note: This facility shuts its doors at closing time.  Some activities may shut down 15 minutes early.


On holidays (New Year's Day and Eve, Martin Luther King Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Easter, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Election Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving Day and Eve, and Christmas Day and Eve), recreation center hours will change. Please visit our Recreation Center Holiday Schedule for details.

Recreation Center Membership Gift Cards

Give the Gift of Sports, Fitness and Fun!

Purchase a Recreation Center Membership Gift Card, and share the joy of health with a family member, friend, or loved one. Gift Cards may be redeemed at any one of Parks' 35 recreation centers across New York City.

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Accessible Fitness Equipment (1)

Handball Court (Outdoor) (4)

Baseball Field (1)

Locker Room (2)

Basketball Court (Indoor) (1)

Multipurpose Room (1)

Computer Resource Center (1)

Performance Space (2)

Dance Room (1)

Playground (1)

Fitness Room (1)

Pool (Indoor) (1)

Gymnasium (1)

Rollerblading (Indoor) (1)

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