New at Brooklyn Bridge Park
Summer is here and we are thrilled with all the new offerings in one of our favorite public spaces! Here are some new and exciting attractions opening this summer at Brooklyn Bridge Park. For more info visit BBP’s website here:
1. Pier 5 Uplands
Explore 145,000 square feet of new parkland at the Pier 5. Some of the new amenities like a grove with flexible seating area, a rain garden, and a sound attenuating berm to reduce traffic noise will make of Pier 5 your new favorite spot to relax in the park!
2. Pier 2 Ping Pong
The addition of three new table tennis to Pier 2 will have you playing ping pong in a setting unlike any other! Bats and balls designed for outdoor use are available for free at the Pier 2 Roller Rink.
3. Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO
Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO opened its second location at the remarkable Empire Stores. The renovated 19th-century warehouse is now home to a gift shop and a museum, with exhibitions that expand BHS’s educational offerings. More information here.
4. Luke’s Lobster Expansion
Located in the historic Smokestack Building, Luke’s Lobster has expanded their operation to include a sit-down eatery. The shack right underneath the Brooklyn Bridge is opened 7 days a week with delicious seafood, wine, beer, and more waiting for you!