Spring is in the air at Prospect Park
Spring is here! And even though, New York City may have had a mild winter that doesn't mean there isn't a change in the air. Residents and visitors alike can be found out and about enjoying the city's many great outdoor spaces. While Central Park may first come to mind when thinking of places to experience New York in the spring, Prospect Park in Brooklyn offers a whole new experience.
When you first arrive at Prospect Park, you may find it very similar to Central Park. That is because this 585-acre park was designed by architects Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, who also designed Central Park. Like Central Park, features of Prospect Park include a large lawn area, lake and interesting architecture throughout. In addition, the park boasts an Audubon Center and the Prospect Park Zoo.
Attracting millions of visitors around the world, Prospect Park has become a popular destination for marriage proposals and weddings. But even if you aren't there to celebrate a special day, there is still a lot you can do to enjoy the park. Activities include introduction to bird watching, nature tour and tour of Lefferts Historic House.
After a day at the park, sample some of the delicious food in nearby Park Slope, which is known to house some of the best restaurants in the city. Or if you prefer, pack a picnic lunch and enjoy a day of people watching.
No matter how you spend your day at Prospect Park, be sure to let NYC Limousine to get you there. Contact us, today.