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Visiting The Park

Brooklyn Bridge Park is an 85-acre world-class waterfront park with rolling hills, riverfront promenades, lush gardens, and spectacular city views. Our list of amenities continues to grow as we work each day to revitalize this previously deteriorated industrial space and build a park that allows New Yorkers to rediscover the waterfront.

Park Hours

Pier 2: 8am-11pm

Pier 5: 7am-11pm

Pier 6 Volleyball Courts: 8am-8pm

Squibb Park & Bridge: 8am-10pm

99 Plymouth/Education Center: temporarily closed

Playgrounds: sunrise to sunset

The remainder of the Park is open 6am-1am

Getting Here

Parking near Brooklyn Bridge Park is very limited. We highly recommend taking public transportation, biking or walking to the park. BBP is accessible by bus, subway and ferry.

Bus

  • B25 Fulton Ferry Landing
  • B63 Loop road on Pier 6
  • B61 Atlantic Ave. & Hicks St.
  • B67 Jay St. & York St.

Subway

Ferry

You can take Citywide Ferry or the Governors Island Ferry to get to Brooklyn Bridge Park.

Finding the Best Route to the Park

BIKING

Visit our biking page for directions, rental information, and more resources.

ACCESS-A-RIDE

To enter the park at Pier 1, please use the address 1 Water Street (corner of Old Fulton and Water Street). This is the address of the Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory located at Fulton Ferry Landing. To enter the southern end of the park, please use the address 360 Furman Street and exit on the west side of the building.

PUBLIC PARKING FACILITIES

Limited metered spaces are available in the parking lot on Furman Street near Pier 2. Paid parking lot are available at under Squibb Bridge and at Pier 6, located on the south side of 360 Furman Street.

Restrooms

Park Restrooms are located at Pier 1, Pier 2, Pier 5 Boathouse, Pier 6, Squibb Park, 99 Plymouth at Main Street and in Empire Stores.

Lockers

Lockers are available to store your possessions while you play at Pier 2. Pier 2’s lockers are accessible for 25 cents.

Lost and Found

Looking for a lost item? Call our front desk at (718) 222-9939 Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm, or send an email to info@bbp.nyc with a description.

Found an item in the Park? You can hand the item off to any Park staff member or Park Enforcement Officer. Thanks for helping!

Top 5 FAQs

  • Is there an entrance fee to Brooklyn Bridge Park?

      Brooklyn Bridge Park is free to enter! There is no entrance fee to the Park and the majority of events are free. To use facilities not managed by BBP, such as Jane’s Carousel, The Cliffs, or the Roller Rink, there may be fees.

  • How do I get to Brooklyn Bridge Park?

      Brooklyn Bridge Park is accessible by several subway lines (A/C, 2/3, 4/5, F, R) and bus routes (B25, B61, B63, B67). Visitors can also arrive via the NYC Ferry at Fulton Ferry Landing and Pier 6. For Access-a-Ride access to Pier 1, please use the address 1 Water Street (corner of Old Fulton and Water Street). To enter the southern end of the park, please use the address 360 Furman Street and exit on the west side of the building.

  • Are there public restrooms?

  • Is there anywhere to eat?

      Yes! There are lots of places to eat throughout Brooklyn Bridge Park. Please browse through all the concessions and nearby eateries here.

  • When do I need a permit?

      Generally, permits are required if you wish to bring a group larger than 20 people into Brooklyn Bridge Park; if you want to have a wedding ceremony; if you want to ticket or market for an event; if you want to film of photograph for professional purposes; if you wish to have dedicated access to a sports field or court; if there is any “set up” required for your activity. This list is not exclusive or exhaustive.

      Please review the Permits section for more information on when a permit is needed and how to apply for one. Submitting an application does not guarantee you will be granted a permit. Your application is not approved until you have received a permit from Brooklyn Bridge Park. Applications may take up to 21 days to process after they have been submitted.

Park Alerts

Please visit the Park Alerts and Updates page before coming to the Park.

At times, areas are closed due to weather, construction, or maintenance.

Follow Brooklyn Bridge Park on Twitter for updates.

 

COVID-19 Updates

Brooklyn Bridge Park is working closely with the Mayor’s Office and the City’s Health Department to closely monitor and respond to COVID-19. The health and safety of BBP’s staff, visitors, and community is the top priority.

Public parks are a vital part of urban living. We encourage visitors to the park at this time, but we ask that you do so in a socially responsible way – keep 6 feet apart from other people, wear a face covering, wash your hands or use hand-sanitizer frequently, do not shake hands, and stay home if you feel unwell. Playgrounds, dog runs, and picnic areas are open. Sports facilities are open, face coverings must be worn and social distancing must be maintained while using these facilities.

Until further notice, the following locations are closed:

For food concession hours, please check the Restaurants & Cafes page.

Please take all precautions to protect yourself and those around you by following NYC Health Guidelines.

 

In compliance with Local Law 75 please click here for Brooklyn Bridge Park’s return to work check list 

 

Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy Events:

Safety Protocols & Guidelines

Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy is thrilled to be able to offer virtual and in-person programs. Maintaining safety is our number one priority and we are following state, city, and CDC guidelines to limit the spread of COVID-19.

For the well-being of our community, we ask that anyone who exhibits any symptoms of COVID-19 or has recently come into contact with someone who has COVID-19 please stay home. To further ensure the well-being of our program participants, staff, partners, and volunteers, program procedures will now include the following requirements:

  • All participants and staff must wear masks over their nose and mouth.
  • All participants and staff will maintain a physical distance of at least six feet from one another.
  • All participants must read and complete our updated waiver.
  • Combined program participation and staffing will be limited to 50 people.
  • Shared materials will be limited as much as possible. Any materials that are shared will be sanitized between each use.
  • Hand sanitizer will be provided on-site.
  • Staff are expected to wash hands regularly and self-monitor and report any symptoms. Staff are required to stay home if they have any symptoms or have recently come into contact with someone with symptoms.

Any participants who do not comply with safety requirements may be asked to leave the program. If you have questions, please reach out to info@brooklynbridgepark.org.

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