Brooklyn is the most populous of New York's boroughs. It plays a major role in various aspects of American literature, cinema, and theater.
Brooklyn Botanic Garden, located next to Prospect Park, includes a cherry tree esplanade, a rose garden, a Japanese pond garden, several conservatories, a bonsai tree collection, and exhibits.
Grand Army Plaza includes the Soldiers' and Sailors' Arch, the Bailey Fountain, the John F. Kennedy Monument, statues of Civil War generals Governor K. Warren and Henry Warner Slocum, busts of notable Brooklyn citizens Alexander J.C. Skene and Henry W. Maxwell, and two 12-sided gazebos.
The Brooklyn Bridge is a hybrid cable-stayed/suspension bridge in New York City and is one of the oldest bridges of either type in the United States. The towers are built of limestone, granite, and Rosendale cement.
Dumbo or DUMBO, short for Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass is a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Brooklyn. The western section of which is located between the Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridges.