Brooklyn Public Library

Grand Army Plaza at Flatbush Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11238
Park Slope


The Brooklyn Public Library’s Central Library is worth a visit for the architecture alone. It looks like a huge, open book and boasts a majestic gold-encrusted entrance. Inside, there are 1.5 million books, magazines and other multimedia materials. Come browse the stacks or enjoy exhibits, educational programs and special events for all ages.

Photo: Tagger Yancey IV


  • Kid Friendly
  • Free
  • Historic Sites & Landmarks
  • Libraries & Educational Centers

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