Whether you are a frequent visitor or this is your first trip, learn more about directions, hours and information on permits and rules + safety in Prospect Park.
Prospect Park is open daily from 5 am–1 am. Woodlands, playgrounds and the Parade Ground close at sunset. Park attractions have varying hours.
Need a map while off-line? Check out our printable map.
Rules + Safety
Help keep the Park green, safe and beautiful by following these guidelines.
Get the Prospect Park App
Ready to explore Brooklyn's Backyard? The Prospect Park Alliance has launched the Park's first mobile app.
Find the best way to get to Prospect Park.
Organized park activities require permits, including parties, races, film and photo shoots, and athletic games.
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Join the Alliance
Support the Park while enjoying great perks: discounts at Lakeside, invitations to exclusive tours and events, a PPA water bottle and more.