Brooklyn Bridge Park – From Above and Within

Two different views of the new Brooklyn Bridge Park:

The first is from the lawn, looking at the Bridge…

…and the second is from the bridge itself, looking down upon the lawn:

It’s a curious yet wonderful oasis of green amidst the stone, concrete, and water. It’s so rare that we get a brand new public space like this here in NYC that it’s quite the experience to step into the lawn for the first time and take in a view that didn’t exist until a few weeks ago.