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Brooklyn Museum

1154 locals recommend ·
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The second-largest art museum in New York City, and one of the largest in the United States!
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Aysha
Aysha
February 9, 2020
Amazing Art Work and great events are held here every month; its worth a visit.
Arlene
Arlene
October 31, 2019
Unique location next to the Botanical gardens, Prospect park, and the Brooklyn library. All these interesting places are walking distance from this location.
Sadie
Sadie
February 5, 2020
Similar to the Metropolitan Museum of Art but you don't have to go all the way into Manhattan. :)
David
David
January 27, 2020
not really a focus on contemporary. Brooklyn's MET- massive and lots of programming and exhibitions. Next door to botanical gardens- easy to do both on one day.
Elana
Elana
December 9, 2019
Stunning museum with interesting exhibits!
Mindy
Mindy
November 16, 2019
This is one of my favorite museums in New York. Don’t forget to check out Prospect Park after you visit the museum.
Dev
Dev
February 8, 2020
The Brooklyn Museum holds an art collection with roughly 1.5 million works and is NYC's third largest museum in physical size {560,000 square feet}.
Paul
Paul
August 3, 2019
It’s a 20 min walk.
Emma
Emma
February 14, 2020
One of Kings County’s preeminent cultural institutions, this 560,000-square-foot venue made history as the first American museum to exhibit African objects as artwork. In addition to the more than 4,000 items in the Egyptian holdings, museumgoers can scope pieces by masters such as Cézanne, Monet…
Donna
Donna
July 20, 2019
It’s Brooklyn and you feel it. The First Friday of every month is very and fun. Close to Prospect Park.

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“Prospect Park offers so many things! 1. Smorgasburg April - October 2. A 3.36 mile Running / Biking loop inside the park with plenty of walking trails through the trees and bike rental by Lefrak Center 3. The Prospect Park Zoo is great for families; children can feed the animals and watch the sea lions be fed 4. Prospect Park Bandshell is open during the summer, an outdoor stage featuring Celebrate Brooklyn festival with dance, music and local Brooklyn food vendors 5. Ice skating or rolling skating are offered at Lefrak Center on the Ocean Avenue side of the park. During the summer your family can also cool their feet at the Splash pad”
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Botanical Garden
“Beautiful botanic garden next to the museum and the park. Features include a japanese garden, cherry tree esplanade, rose garden, shakepeare garden, conservatory garden, lily ponds, native garden and a farming garden. Perfect place to get lost for hours. ”
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Basketball Stadium
“Barclays Center is a multi-purpose indoor arena in the New York City borough of Brooklyn. The arena is home to the Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association, and is also one of the home arenas for the New York Islanders of the national Hockey League. 29.9 miles 51 min car drive.”
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Opera House
“BAM is a entertainment gem located in the heart of downtown Brooklyn. Many shows, events, theatrical performances, festivals, and many other activities are held at this historical Brooklyn stronghold. Please visit the BAM website online in order to see what performances or activities are taking place during your stay.”
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Museum
“The museum is located 1 mile from our property. One of our neighborhoods best kept secrets.”
  • 195 locals recommend
Location
200 Eastern Pkwy
Brooklyn, NY 11238
Phone+1 718-638-5000
Hours of Operation statusClosed now
Credit cards
Yes (incl. American Express & MasterCard)
Wifi
Free
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