School Holiday in Prospect Park

Join Prospect Park Alliance for nature education programs at the Prospect Park Audubon Center, the first urban Audubon Center in the nation.

Nature Exploration, 12–4 pm
Prospect Park Audubon Center, Free

  • Nature Around Us: 12–3 pm:  Discover how nature recycles by learning about the fascinating cycle of decomposition in our urban forest.
  • Animal Encounter, 2–3 pm: Join Alliance Naturalists in learning more about the animals in the Audubon Center’s collection. This program starts promptly at 2 pm.
  • Family Bird Walk, 3–4 pm: Prospect Park is a stopping point for hundreds of bird species each year! Join us as we search for these amazing creatures and other nature around the park. Binoculars and bird guides are provided. This program leaves the Audubon Center promptly at 3 pm.

Carousel Rides, 12–5 pm 
Children’s Corner, $3 per ride, $13 for a book of 5 tickets, Free with Prospect Park Alliance Family Supporter membership or higher. 

Celebrate Juneteenth with a ride on Prospect Park’s beloved 1912 Carousel.

Join the Alliance at the Family Supporter level or above and enjoy unlimited free rides!