Prospect Park Alliance is working closely with the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation (NYC Parks) and other city agencies to respond to the quickly evolving health pandemic of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). The safety and well-being of our staff, patrons and entire community is our top priority.
Please note that the Prospect Park Zoo, Prospect Park Tennis Center, LeFrak Center at Lakeside and playgrounds are temporarily closed. Barbecuing and grilling, and on-site gatherings and events, are not allowed at this time. Team sports are also temporarily suspended. Our restrooms are open, please visit our map for locations.
We would also like to share the importance of following the directives outlined by the New York City Department of Health to help keep our community healthy:
Please also help us keep the park green and vibrant, by following these stewardship guidelines:
If you have specific questions about the virus, please visit the NYC Department of Health website or contact the New York coronavirus hotline at 888-364-3065. You can also text COVID to 692-692 to receive regular SMS texts with the latest news and developments from Notify NYC.