Discover Brooklyn: Prospect Heights

Go on your own local Prospect Heights walking tour.

  • 1

    Doughnut Plant

    245 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217

    25 min walk from The Tillary

    Any tour of the Prospect Heights region should start with refreshments. The Doughnut Plant shop is world famous thanks to its irresistible products.

  • 2

    Prospect Park


    45 min walk from the Tillary

    A firm favourite with locals Prospect Park’s highlights include the 90-acre Long Meadow, Brooklyn’s only lake and a bandstand that holds summer concerts.

  • 3

    Prospect Park Zoo

    450 Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11225

    50 min walk from the Tillary

    The modern zoo is on the East side of Prospect Park. It is operated by the New York Wildlife Conservation Society and is home to over 900 animals from over 170 species.

  • 4

    Grand Army Plaza

    Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11238

    35 min walk from the Tillary

    Grand Army Plaza is a popular city park with locals.  If you’re visiting on a Saturday you can enjoy browsing its Green Market for bargains.

  • 5

    The Brooklyn Museum

    200 Eastern Pkwy, Brooklyn, NY 11238

    40 min walk from the Tillary

    Brooklyn Museum is a favourite spot for guests seeking culture as it’s home to one of New York’s biggest collections of ancient and modern art

  • 6

    Brooklyn Central Library

    10 Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11238

    45 min walk from the Tillary

    Brooklyn’s Central Library hosts lectures, readings, musical performances and many other arts events. It’s always worth checking their schedule.

  • 7

    Brooklyn Botanic Gardens

    990 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11225

    50 min walk from the Tillary

    You can lose yourself amongst thousands of plants and flowers in the family-friendly, beautifully landscaped Botanic Gardens.

  • 8

    Prospect Lefferts Garden


    1hr walk from the Tillary

    Prospects Lefferts Gardens, where Flatbush Avenue meets Parkside Avenue, is a residential block that’s home to a great selection of restaurants and bars. 

    Risbo, a Michelin-recommended fast-casual rotisserie, is a particular favourite of our team.