Culture & Museums in Brooklyn

Get Inspired

When staying with Red Lion Inn & Suites Brooklyn, guests enjoy easy access to a number of cultural offerings and museums in Brooklyn, NY, including the Brooklyn Academy of Music, the Theatre for a New Audience at Polonsky Shakespeare Center, St. Ann's Warehouse and others. 

Considered a cultural hub, Brooklyn offers new and exciting ways to be inspired almost daily. From access to local Broadway shows and art galleries to botanic gardens and beyond, there always seems to be something new to discover. Visit one of these local gems below when staying at our Brooklyn hotel. 

Brooklyn Academy of Music

Stay at our hotel near BAM, the Brooklyn Academy of Music, to enjoy access to this multi-arts center, which has offered world-renowned programming in theater, dance, music, opera and film for over 150 years.

Theatre for a New Audience at Polonsky Shakespeare Center 

For more than three decades, the Theatre has produced over 60 works, including 28 of Shakespeare’s historic plays alongside other classic works and distinguished productions. 

St. Ann's Warehouse

Located on the Brooklyn Waterfront in DUMBO, St. Ann’s Warehouse has become one of New York City’s most important and innovative live performance destinations.

Transit Museum

One of the city's leading cultural institutions, the Transit Museum is the largest museum in the country devoted to urban public transportation history, and one of the premier institutions of its kind in the world. 

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Founded more than a century ago, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden has come to represent the very best in urban gardening and horticultural display.