Things to Do in Downtown Brooklyn

See a live performance at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. Shop for vintage goods and experience the food scene of Brooklyn’s Williamsburg neighborhood. Spend the day lounging on the beach or enjoying rides and carnival food at Coney Island. Walk winding paths, let the kids play on the playground or play a volleyball game at Brooklyn Bridge Park – Pier 6. Take a trek across the iconic and beautiful Brooklyn Bridge to Manhattan. These are just a few of the many activities you can enjoy during your stay at The Brooklyn. Simply ask our staff for more suggestions.

All About Brooklyn

Brooklyn is the most populous of the five boroughs of New York City, and is well-known for its cultural, social and ethnic diversity; incredible art scene; distinct neighborhoods; and stunning, historic architecture. The borough offers something for every traveler: ample shopping, dining and nightlife opportunities; a variety of sports venues, including Barclays Center and MCU Park; multiple renowned museums, theaters and art galleries; and institutes of higher learning, like Pratt Institute and Brooklyn College. Amongst all the buildings and busyness, you’ll also find green spaces where you can relax and get back to nature, the two largest being Prospect Park and Marine Park.

Manhattan might be the most popular spot in New York City, but we encourage you to discover all that Brooklyn has to offer. Some say you could spend your entire trip here without feeling like you’re missing out on something. We look forward to welcoming you to our Brooklyn hotel, and helping you get acquainted with the wonderful area surrounding it.