Visit Brooklyn: Attractions and Things to Do

Welcome to "America's Favorite Hometown". Brooklyn, New York is such a rich amalgam of history, culture, diversity and spectacle that absolutely anyone can visit and feel right at home. Stay at Brooklyn Motor Inn, the brand new leader in affordable South Brooklyn hotels, enjoy the many free amenities and the home-away-from-home experience is truly complete.

Find Brooklyn Motor Inn at the heart of the bustling Red Hook neighborhood, situated ideally to give you the most of Brooklyn and Manhattan. First-rate Brooklyn attractions like our famous museums, beautiful beaches and exceptional ethnic restaurants are just minutes away.

For the iconic New York experience, a short drive through the Brooklyn Battery tunnel introduces you to the world-class shopping, dining and entertainment of Manhattan. With so much close at hand, there's no reason to spend your Brooklyn, NY vacation anywhere else. Find more events at

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Manhattan and Brooklyn Attractions

Make time for these popular Manhattan and Brooklyn attractions:

  • Brooklyn Cruise Terminal – 0 mile
  • Carroll Gardens - 0.8 miles
  • Old Stone House - 1.5 miles
  • Battery Park – 2 miles
  • Downtown Brooklyn – 2 miles
  • Industry City – 2 miles
  • Atlantic Center Mall – 2.5 miles
  • Brooklyn Botanic Garden – 2.5 miles
  • Brooklyn Museum – 2.5 miles
  • Prospect Park – 2.5 miles
  • World Trade Center Site – 2.5 miles
  • Barclays Center - 2.5 miles
  • Fulton Mall – 3 miles
  • Wall Street – 3 miles
  • Brooklyn Children's Museum – 4 miles
  • Brooklyn Bridge - 4.5 miles
  • Fifth Avenue Shopping – 6 miles
  • Javits Center – 6 miles
  • Brooklyn Brewery - 6 miles
  • Times Square – 6.5 miles
  • Kings Plaza Shopping Center – 7.5 miles
  • Central Park – 8 miles
  • Coney Island - 10.5 miles

Brooklyn Events at the Barclays Center

Barclays Center Brooklyn is the place for entertainment and professional sports action in Brooklyn. Located just 2.5 miles from Brooklyn Motor Inn, the Barclays Center is the home of the Brooklyn Nets and future home of the New York Islanders. It’s also a terrific destination for big-name concerts and destination events in Brooklyn.

Barclays Center
620 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn,
NY 11217, United States