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Prospect Park Audubon Center at the Boathouse

#81 of 223 things to do in Brooklyn Features Animals
Entrance: Lincoln Rd. or Flatbush Ave. at Empire Blvd., Wollman Rink, Brooklyn, NY
+1 718-287-3400
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A beautiful space

Most people miss this but its a wonderful place to sit mostly fisherman using it. I hope the have... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2016
LAFAMILLEG11231
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Brooklyn, New York
Nice Environmental Center on Pond

In the summer months they do pop-ups in different sections of the park. But there's always... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2016
Zoom_Gotti
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Henderson, Nevada
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9 Sep 2016
“A beautiful space”
5 Sep 2016
“Nice Environmental Center on Pond”
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Entrance: Lincoln Rd. or Flatbush Ave. at Empire Blvd., Wollman Rink, Brooklyn, NY
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+1 718-287-3400
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Most people miss this but its a wonderful place to sit mostly fisherman using it. I hope the have events there otherwise not being used to its potential.

Thank LAFAMILLEG11231
Reviewed 6 September 2016

In the summer months they do pop-ups in different sections of the park. But there's always something interesting at the Boathouse location. Volunteer students can tell you a lot about the park and its critters. Especially fun for kids but adults should check-in, too. Also...More

Thank Zoom_Gotti
Reviewed 11 January 2016

Worth a look. They try to give the public some environmental education and have activities for the children. One of the better locations in Prospect Park.

Thank asails
Reviewed 16 September 2015

What a perfect spot to locate the Audubon Center. A visit here may be combined with visits to the zoo, the carousel, and Lefferts Homestead to make a splendid afternoon with kids.

Thank ATINA157
Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

if you happen to be strolling through the East side of the park and haven't seen it yet, it's a cool little detour. Didn't get to catch the boat ride, but it's a nice view of the pond and there's some great info about the...More

Thank flyinthemilk
Reviewed 12 July 2014

Recently went to a wedding there we had a car service he let us out on the road outside park and we had to walk about 10 minutes to the boathouse.After the wedding they had a bus for people back to the hotel and you...More

1  Thank paul v
Reviewed 27 September 2013

A short ride to get away from New York City to a place which feels so different. A walk across Prospect Park, we stopped at the boathouse and found some interesting exhibits and a helpful guide who told us about the bird watching walk. The...More

2  Thank Gulliva
Reviewed 20 June 2011

Take the electric boat ride around the pond. $8 per adult. Our captain's was very entertaining and we enjoyed the tour experience a lot.

2  Thank MarthaFF
Reviewed 3 August 2016
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