Commodore Barry Park
Time Out says
Posted: Tue Apr 17 2012
Acquired by the city of Brooklyn in 1836 and formerly named City Park, this 10.3-acre park was renamed for Commodore John Barry, the "Father of the U.S. Navy," in 1951 due to its proximity to the Brooklyn Navy Yard that Barry helped to establish.
Commodore Barry Park Navy St
What's on at Commodore Barry Park
Things to Do, Music
- Critics' pick
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