The Carousel is located in the DUMBO section of The Brooklyn Bridge Park, on the East River, between the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges. The Carousel is easily accessed from Park entrances at Dock Street or Main Street.
F Train to York Street
Make a right when exiting the train station. Walk 1 block down Jay Street to Front Street. Turn left, walk 3 blocks to Main Street. Turn right and walk 2 blocks to the park entrance at the river. The Carousel will be visible from the Park entrance.
A/C to High Street
If you are coming from Manhattan, exit at the rear of the train. Walk downhill on Cadman Plaza West (which becomes Old Fulton Street) to the river. Walk 1 block right on Water Street and left on Dock Street into the Park.
2/3 to Clark Street
Exit the station elevator and make a left onto Henry Street. Walk down Henry Street and turn left on Old Fulton Street. Continue downhill to the river and turn right on Water Street. Walk 1 block to the Park entrance at Dock Street into the Park.
If you have time, it’s a thrilling walk over the Brooklyn Bridge from lower Manhattan to the Carousel. Take the footpath over the Bridge which exits on to Washington Street. Walk down the hill, toward the river on Washington Street to Front Street. Turn left on Front Street, walk 1 block to Main Street and turn right. Continue 2 blocks on Main Street to the park entrance at the river. The Carousel will be visible from the Park entrance.
The ferry is a fun way to come to the Carousel from Manhattan or other riverfront neighborhoods. Find the schedule and information from The East River Ferry Service & New York Water Taxi
First exit off the Brooklyn Bridge. Stay right down the exit ramp, to Cadman Plaza West, then curve left on to Old Fulton Street. Continue down Old Fulton St. toward the river and turn right on Front Street.
Take Atlantic Avenue to Boerum Place heading toward the Brooklyn Bridge. Boerum Place becomes Adams Street. Stay in the far left lane and turn left onto Tillary Street. Turn right on to Cadman Plaza West. At the end, turn left on to Old Fulton Street. Continue down Old Fulton St. toward the river and turn right on Front Street.
45 Main Street (corner of Front & Main Street)
Adams Street (off the corner of Front Street)