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Apr

19

53°F

Sunrise
06:10 AM
Sunset
07:40 PM
Tide

HIGH 12:38 PM


Low 7:00 PM

Park Hours and Info

Park is Open 7 Days a Week | 6AM - 1AM
Entry is Free!

Pier 28AM - 9PM* Pier 56AM - 11PM* Education Center3-5PM (THU/FRI), 1-5PM (SAT) Pier 6 Volleyball Courts6AM - 11PM Playgroundssunrise-sunset
Playgrounds

Pier 1 Playground

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Sunrise to Sunset

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How To Get Here

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Parking is limited, so we encourage you to take public transportation. And lucky for you, there are plenty of transportation options.

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Subway

2
3

Clark Street

A
C

High Street or Jay St- MetroTech

4
5

Borough Hall

F

York Street

Bus

B25
B61
B63
B67

B25 (at Fulton Ferry Landing), B61 (at Atlantic Avenue and Hicks Street), B63 (on the loop road near Pier 6 in the park), or B67 (at Jay Street and York Street)

CitiBike

Nearby CitiBike stations: Atlantic Ave & Furman St (Pier 6); Brooklyn Bridge Park – Pier 2; Old Fulton St (Pier 1); Water St & Main St (Main Street)

NYC Ferry

East River route to Dumbo/Fulton Ferry; or South Brooklyn Route to Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6/Atlantic Avenue or DUMBO/Fulton Ferry.

Bring the little ones to the Pier 1 Playground to play and discover in the nature inspired climbers at Pier 1. Equipment that imagines adventures through the wilderness will bring wonder and excitement to young explorers while they develop their coordination and problem solving skills.

Come explore and be inspired beneath the shade of leafy trees and enjoy views of the East River, Lower Manhattan and the Brooklyn Bridge.

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Swings at Pier 1 Playground

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Nature adventure at Pier 1 Playground
Children play in the shadow of bridges at Pier 1 Playground

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Tree house at the Pier 1 Playground

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Swings at Pier 1 Playground

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Pathway to Pier 1 Harbor View Lawn

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Pier 1 Vale Lawn

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Pier 1 Granite Prospect

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Pier 1 Marsh Gardens

PLAYGROUNDS AT BROOKLYN BRIDGE PARK

FAQs

Are there public restrooms?

Are there water fountains?

Is there an entrance fee to Brooklyn Bridge Park?

Are pesticides used on the lawns or elsewhere in Brooklyn Bridge Park?

Are there free events?

Are there restaurants nearby?

Can I bring my dog to Brooklyn Bridge Park?

What are the hours of operation at the Roller Rink?

Is there a lost and found?

Timber seating and climbing platforms in the playground are made from reclaimed Long Leaf Yellow pine that was extracted from demolished warehouses on the park site.

Pier 1 is the only pier that is built on landfill rather than on pile-supported structure, which allows for unlimited weight restrictions and the creation of large hills.

On Pier 1, approximately 18,000 cubic yards of manufactured soil was used for the landscape. Beneath this soil lies 40,000 cubic yards of clean bulk fill, salvaged from Long Island Railroad drilling operations for the East Side Access project.

Pier 1 is 9.5 acres, the largest of the park piers.

More than 5 million people visit the Park each year.

Over 500 trees are planted on Pier 1.

37 nautical bollards were savaged and reused in the Pier 3 Labyrinth.

The monarch butterfly is one of the most frequent visitors to the Pier 6 Flower Field. Seen the most often here in late August while on their great annual migration.

Pier 1 is the highest point in the Park, the peak is at 20ft.

20,000

participated in environmental education programs

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365

Days Open Per Year

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3,000

Trees in the park

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