Note: The 990 Washington Avenue entrance will be closed on Saturday, September 3, to accommodate crowds for the West Indian American Day Junior Carnival Parade. On this day, please choose one of the other public entrances.
to Eastern Parkway—Brooklyn Museum station
to Prospect Park station (The B train does not run on weekends.)
to Franklin Avenue station
Nearest bus services:
B45 to Washington Avenue
B48 to Eastern Parkway
10-minute walk from a Garden entrance:
B16 to Empire Boulevard
B41 or B69 to Brooklyn Public Library
B43 to Washington Avenue
B49 to Eastern Parkway
B65 to Classon Avenue
LIRR to Flatbush Avenue/Atlantic Avenue Station. Connect with 2, 3, 4, or 5 train or B41 bus.
The parking lot is closed from noon on Thursday, September 1, to 6 a.m. on Tuesday, September 6, for the West Indian American Day Carnival and Parade. Please take public transportation if possible.
Attended parking (for a fee) is available at 900 Washington Avenue.
Parking lot opens at 6 a.m. on weekdays and 7 a.m. on weekends. There is no overnight parking; monthly parking by arrangement.
- Weekday Rate
- Up to 1 hour
- Up to 2 hours
- Up to 3 hours
- Up to 4 hours
- Up to 5 hours
- Maximum to closing
- Up to 24 hours
- Lost ticket
First Saturday of the month: $15 prepaid ($6 after 5 p.m.)
This rate is applicable only to attendees of First Saturday events at the Brooklyn Museum. The rate does not apply to attendees of Brooklyn Botanic Garden events ending at midnight or later.
Other special event rates may apply.
School buses (only when space permits): $25 for up to 12 hours; $50 for up to 24 hours.
All rates subject to change.