Prospect Park

Address 95 Prospect Park West
Brooklyn, NY 11215
Phone (718) 965-8951
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Hours Varies
Themes Arts & Culture, Colonial History, Natural History
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The Brooklyn park was designed by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, designers of Manhattan`s Central Park. It includes Long Meadow, the Picnic House, Litchfield Villa, home of Edwin Clark Litchfield, early developer of the neighborhood, the Lefferts House and Museum, Prospect Park Zoo, a nature conservancy, the Boathouse, housing the first urban Audubon Center, Brooklyn`s only lake and Prospect Park Band shell. The park also has sports fields, the New York P?tanque Club, and a Society of Friends cemetery on Quaker Hill.

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