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Cadman Plaza Park

Highlights

Brooklyn War Memorial

This granite and limestone memorial in Brooklyn’s Cadman Plaza is dedicated to the more than 300,000 "heroic men and women of the borough of Brooklyn" who… Read More

Cadman Plaza/Brooklyn Bridge - Peregrine Falcons in New York City

This park, named for Brooklyn Congregational minister and radio preacher Reverend Dr. Samuel Parkes Cadman (1864-1936), is a prime spot for spotting peregrine falcons.… Read More

William Jay Gaynor Monument

This monument, located on the northern part of Cadman Plaza near the Brooklyn Bridge approach, honors William Jay Gaynor (1851–1913), journalist, lawyer, state… Read More

Directions to Cadman Plaza Park

  • A New Walkway
  • Frisbee in the Park
  • Fresh New Ground to Walk Upon
  • Enjoying the Benches
  • Relaxing on a June Day
  • A Game of Frisbee on the Lawn
  • Frisbee in Front of the Memorial

Cadman Plaza Park Weather

  • Tue
    Partly Sunny then Slight Chance Light Rain
    56°F
  • Wed
    Chance Showers and Areas Fog then Showers and Breezy
    69°F
  • Thu
    Mostly Sunny and Breezy
    50°F
  • Fri
    Chance Snow
    38°F

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