5 Top Attractions
Barclay’s center (620 Atlantic Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217)
The Barclay’s Center is a multi-purpose indoor arena in Brooklyn. They host basketball games, concerts, conventions, and other sporting and entertainment events. The Barclay’s Center is home to the Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association and the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League.
Brooklyn Botanical Garden (990 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11225)
This is an urban botanic garden that connects the people to the world of plants. The garden creates a sense of appreciation to the environment. They offer over 20 different gardens and conservatories.
New York Aquarium (602 Surf Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11224)
The New York Aquarium is the oldest operating aquarium in the United States. This aquarium is also the only aquarium in NYC.
Prospect Park Zoo (450 Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11225)
The Prospect Park Zoo is a 12-acre zoo. The zoo offer children’s educational programs, they are engaged in restoration of endangered species populations, and reaches out to the local community through volunteer programs. The zoo houses almost 630 animals.
Brooklyn Museum (200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238)
The Brooklyn Museum is an art museum in Brooklyn, NY. The museum is 560,000 square feet and is considered the third largest in physical size. It holds an art collection with approximately 1.5 million works.