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Brooklyn Borough Hall

209 Joralemon St, at Court St., Brooklyn, NY 11201-3750
+1 718-802-3700
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209 Joralemon St, at Court St., Brooklyn, NY 11201-3750
+1 718-802-3700
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

Brooklyn Borough Hall is the political center of Kings County. At the southern corner of Cadman Plaza, it is one of the most visible buildings in downtown Brooklyn. Good place for pictures. The park in front of it is also a nice venue for picnic.

Thank Leon L
Reviewed 23 June 2017

This is the center of business Brooklyn, great location for subways and taking care of your business. Lots of people around. But not very pretty.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 21 June 2017

If you are into architecture and are in the area check out the building and the small pocket garden. There are also tables and chairs if you need to rest or just want to hang for awhile.

1  Thank riceland
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Brooklyn used to be a city, so there is a complete downtown district that mirrors neighboring Manhattan (the "City"), complete with city hall (now borough hall), courts, government buildings and parks. It's what makes Brooklyn so different from Queens, the Bronx, and Staten Island. Brooklyn...More

Thank Enrique N
Reviewed 12 December 2016

I did not go in and only took photos of the building from a nearby park. It's easy on the eye with its beautiful architecture and design.

Thank gboi77
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Such an iconic building in the heart of downtown Brooklyn. In one direction is the busy Fulton Mall area, head in a different direction to walk over the Brooklyn Bridge to Manhattan, head in a different direction to walk along the promenade in historical brownstone...More

Thank KarolaRS
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Always something going on here. Farmers Mkt, book readings, music, tree lighting. A;so a huge subway hub.

Reviewed 17 March 2016

I'm not really sure who this building is attracting. It does have some historic value and it is an interesting building to look at. I grew up in the neighborhood and never thought of it as an "attraction". The Brooklyn Heights area is certainly an...More

Thank Jeff F
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Exterior gives a feeling of grandeur Farmers Market on Saturday. The entrance to downtown Brooklyn. Well maintained. Inside nothing special. No parking

Thank Dkommers
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Marty Lefkowitz had sworn over the years to put Brooklyn on the map. And we all laughed. Well, Brooklyn is on the map. When he was the Borough President, he had all different shows outside of his home. People were able to get free flu...More

Thank estherp618
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