Empire-Fulton Ferry State Park


Also found in: Wikipedia.

Empire-Fulton Ferry State Park


Location:Along the East River in Brooklyn, between the Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridges.
Facilities:Picnic tables.
Activities:Picnicking, photography.
Special Features:This waterfront park is a great place to view the lower Manhattan skyline. Bordering the park are Civil-War-era coffee and tobacco warehouses, evidence of the freight shipping business that once dominated Brooklyn's waterfront.
Address:26 New Dock St
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Phone:718-858-4708
Web: nysparks.state.ny.us/parks/info.asp?parkId=70
Size: 9 acres.

See other parks in New York.
References in periodicals archive ?
Empire-Fulton Ferry State Park will temporarily close tomorrow for renovations [Brooklyn Eagle]
Two Trees Management got a break in 1997 when the State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation solicited proposals for the redevelopment of the Empire-Fulton Ferry State Park.
The chosen site was an open-air section of Brooklyn's old Tobacco Warehouse in Empire-Fulton Ferry State Park in DUMBO.
The sheer variety of work by 85 New York choreographers in White Wave's warm theater, and Sunday afternoon in a chilly Empire-Fulton Ferry State Park, was exhilarating.