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Prospect Park Audubon Center

COVID-19 Protocols: Masks are required for all indoor and outdoor activities for visitors age 2 and over. As per NYC Executive Order, all visitors age 5 and older must show proof of vaccination (at least 1 shot) in order to enter indoor areas, and visitors age 12 and older must show proof of full vaccination. For more information and the latest updates, please visit our dedicated coronavirus page: www.prospectpark.org/coronavirus.

Prospect Park Alliance offers free public programming that allows park visitors of all ages to explore the diversity of nature in Prospect Park at the Prospect Park Audubon Center. This first urban-area Audubon Center in the nation is the result of a partnership forged in 2000 between the Prospect Park Alliance and Audubon New York, the state office for National Audubon Society.

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Pop-Up Audubon

Enjoy nature programs in different natural areas around the park May through September.

Boathouse Weddings and Special Occasions


The Boathouse is a perfect location for weddings and other special occasions.


During the winter, the Audubon Center is open for special events. Check our event calendar to learn more.


The Audubon Center is located near the Lincoln Road entrance. Cross the Park Drive and follow path under Cleft Ridge Span.

Meet the Audubon Center Animals

Play and Go in Prospect Park!

There is a new way to have fun in Prospect…

Group Visits

Schools and other groups are welcome to visit during public hours. Visits are self-guided and require a reservation. Call (718) 287-6776 x104 for more information.

Get the Prospect Park App

Ready to explore Brooklyn’s Backyard? The Prospect Park Alliance has launched the Park’s first mobile app.