Prospect Park


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Prospect Park

Address:95 Prospect Park West
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Phone:718-965-8951
Web: www.prospectpark.org
Size: 585 acres.
Location:Parkside and Ocean Avenues.
Facilities:Outdoor sports facilities, trails (for biking, running, and horseback riding), Audubon Center, Prospect Park Zoo, 90-acre Long Meadow, Wollman Rink, and a 1912 carousel.
Activities:Ice skating, pedal boating, tennis, hiking, bird-watching, roller blading, bicycling, fishing, horseback riding, baseball, football, roadracing, soccer, volleyball.
Special Features:Designed by famed landscape architects Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux. Attractions include the Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn's only zoo, and outdoor concerts.

See other parks in New York.
References in classic literature ?
He saw the battle from the ground, from Prospect Park and from Goat Island, whither he fled.
The Zeppelin then came about, circled down and grounded in Prospect Park, in order to land the wounded and take aboard explosives; for she had come to Labrador with her magazines empty, it being uncertain what weight she might need to carry.
They were loaded with hose, and were passing to the trainful of workers who were converting Prospect Park into an airship dock.
They had grounded in the open near Prospect Park and approached the houses towards the power-works before they were disillusioned by a sudden fire.
Prospect Park District parks provide beautiful surroundings in which residents of all ages enjoy recreational activities.
The partners behind the long-anticipated Green on 4th apartment project in Minneapolis have closed on the Prospect Park site and plan to break ground, within two weeks.
TerraCRG announced the sale of 460-462 Prospect Avenue, two adjacent multifamily buildings situated just blocks from Prospect Park.
Reacting to news of the cow, which wound up in one of the borough's southernmost parks, Twitter quickly dubbed the runaway animal the Prospect Park Cow.
Notes: prebid meeting: a project mandatory pre-bid conference will be held at city of rancho cordova, 2729 prospect park drive, rancho cordova, ca 95670 for the purpose of reviewing and answering questions regarding this project on september 20, 2016 at 10:00 am.
FIVE new businesses have committed to Prospect Park, a multi-let industrial and warehouse park in Swansea.
App Data Room said it has announced its move to a creative office space in the Prospect Park neighborhood of Minneapolis.
This year the Shrewsbury Historical Society Restoration and Preservation Award was presented to the Friends of Prospect Park.