NYC Zoos & Aquariums
by nycgo.com staff, 05/21/2014 [Updated 05/06/2015]
Photo: Joe Buglewicz
Prospect Park Audubon Center
Located within the Prospect Park Boathouse, this is the first urban-environment Audubon Center in the nation. Filled with interactive exhibitions on wildlife and environmental conservation, the site features Madagascar hissing cockroaches, an albino black rat snake named Chester, tips on how you can help the environment and programming like fishing clinics, bird-watching and nature hikes.