Prospect Park is open daily from 6 am–1 am, with playgrounds closing at 9 pm, and the Parade Ground at 10 pm. Park attractions have varying hours.

Park Map

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.


Organized park activities require permits, including parties, races, film and photo shoots, and athletic games.

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Your support keeps Prospect Park a vibrant and healthy resource for the whole community—today and into the future.

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Plan of Prospect Park, 1888

Park History

Learn more about the history of Prospect Park

Park Drive Pilots

Learn more about NYC DOT’s pilot for a safer reconfiguration of the roadway from Park Circle to Grand Army Plaza and NYC Parks’ e-bike/e-scooter pilot on the full Park Drive