WNYC Transmitter Park

Park, Scenic Lookout
2 Greenpoint Ave (at West St)
Brooklyn, NY 11222


  • One of NYC's newest parks, Transmitter Park features a close-up view of the Manhattan skyline and East River from its waterfront esplanade.
  • The new park is located on the site of a former WNYC radio station and ferry terminal, and is the first new, significant open space on the Greenpoint waterfront.
  • Make sure to observe the majestic views of Money Island and New Money Island.
  • Beautiful park in the heart of Greenpoint. No dogs on the grass!
  • Great place to view the city and chill in the grass.
  • Recently-opened, Transmitter Park is the Greenpoint gateway to the developing waterfront that will extend from Long Island City to Williamsburg.
  • Perfect spot to wait for your table at Paulie Gee
  • Lean your back against the big rocks to warm up but make sure the area doesn't smell like bum piss
  • Critics' Pick winner of The Village Voice Best of NYC 2012 Best Brown-Bagging-a-Beer Spot!
  • Get a mustard cookie from Ovenly before you go
  • Great place for a
  • Transmitter Park replaced the old WNYC radio transmission towers with a host of trendy urbanist amenities, such as a pedestrian bridge and an old broadcast building converted into a cafe.
  • Beautiful views of Manhattan, also... GRASS!!!
  • Pick up a treat from Ovenly on your way to Transmitter Park and enjoy the awesome views of the waterfront and Manhattan skyline.
  • Easily the best place in Greenpoint to catch the most spectacular views of Manhattan.
  • If you're planning to sit on the rocks, be sure your wallet, keys, assorted knick-knacks, and phone are secure so they don't fall into the gaps in the rocks!
  • Pretty sweet place to get married. Can't beat the view.
  • Lovely little pocket park on the East River.
  • Very nice Park with great views of the river and Manhattan
  • Amazing view in the night!

Nearby places

708 Continental Cir #1514 (btwn Franklin & West St)
31 Greenpoint Ave (at West St)
3 Milton St