Places that Matter

Place Explorer: Brooklyn

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Place Name Neighborhood Borough
Original Blackfoot Mas Camp East Flatbush Brooklyn Storefront where costumes are made for the West-Indian Day Parade
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Monastery (former) Crown Heights Brooklyn Home of Catholic nuns since 1909
Owl's Head Park Bay Ridge Brooklyn Spacious and scenic Bay Ridge Park
P.S. 67 Charles A. Dorsey School Fort Greene Brooklyn First independently-led Brooklyn school for African American students
P.S. 70 (former) Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn Former public school, now Excellence Boys Charter School
Park Slope Food Co-op Park Slope Brooklyn The country's oldest food co-op
People's Firehouse Greenpoint Brooklyn A neighborhood advocate and focal point of activism
Philip's Candy (former) Coney Island Brooklyn Until 2001, a handmade candy shop in Coney Island
Police Athletic League Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn Young people's centers, Play Streets and summer camps
Pragati Inc. Brooklyn Social and cultural services organization for South East Asian women and children
Pratt Institute Clinton Hill Brooklyn Private college founded in 1887
Prince Hall Lodge Brownsville Brooklyn Historic Black Masonic lodge
Prison Ship Martyrs Monument Fort Greene Brooklyn Memorial to American Revolutionary War prisoners
Prospect Park Prospect Heights Brooklyn Sprawling Olmstead & Vaux park in Brooklyn
Prospect Park South Historic District Prospect Park South Brooklyn Landmark district designated in 1979
Radio Soleil Flatbush Brooklyn Radio station serving the global Haitian community
Red Hook Community Farm Red Hook Brooklyn An urban farm working closely with the Red Hook community
Red Hook Graving Dock Red Hook Brooklyn Civil War-era ship repair dock, now mostly part of Ikea's parking lot
Red Hook Houses Red Hook Brooklyn Public housing complex, integral to the history of Red Hook
Red Hook Waterfront Red Hook Brooklyn A hub of Brooklyn's working waterfront, threatened by development
Revolutionary War Burial Site Red Hook Brooklyn Little known site linked to Revolutionary War
Robert Fulton Park Stuyvesant Heights Brooklyn A public park in Bedford-Stuyvesant
Rubin's Beauty Salon Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn Popular hair dresser
Rubulad Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn Arts space that hosts Brooklyn's longest-running underground event
Ruby's Bar Coney Island Brooklyn Distinctive Coney Island bar
Russian Orthodox Church Bensonhurst Brooklyn A neighborhood institution for the Russian Orthodox community of Bensonhurst
Sahadi's Brooklyn Heights Brooklyn Specialty and Middle Eastern grocery store
Schoolyard at P.S. 15 and P.S. 27 (former) Red Hook Brooklyn Once, the site of a playground
Seafood Heaven Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn A seafood restaurant
Sesame Flyers International East Flatbush Brooklyn Multi-service non-profit orgabization, and mainstay of Brooklyn's West Indian American Day Carnival
Sheepshead Bay Fishing Village Sheepshead Bay Brooklyn Marina and popular fishing spot
Sheepshead Bay Footbridge Sheepshead Bay Brooklyn Pedestrian bridge connecting Sheepshead Bay and Manhattan Beach
Shore Road Bicycle Path Bay Ridge Brooklyn Waterfront bicycle trail, offering views of the Narrows and the Verrazano Bridge
Siloam Presbyterian Church Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn Church thought to have been a stop on the Underground Railroad
Sista's Place Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn Coffeehouse and performance space that supports activism
Skylight Gallery Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn Gallery featuring work by artists from Africa and the Diaspora
Slave Theater (former) Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn First opened as the Regent Theater, then as Slave One, identified with African American activism
Socialist Party Headquarters, Brooklyn (former) Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn Where young Socialists met and organized
Sonny and Nancy's Cobble Hill Brooklyn Beer garden behind a convenience store
South Brooklyn Health Center (former), now Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center Red Hook Brooklyn Center of community life that has endured several transformations
South Oxford Tennis Club (site of) Fort Greene Brooklyn Now a park, the club once offered clay courts and a clubhouse
Southpaw (former) Park Slope Brooklyn Beloved Park Slope record store
Spalding Building (former) Prospect Heights Brooklyn Old factory where "spaldeens" were made, converted to condos
Spanish South Brooklyn Seventh Day Adventist Church Park Slope Brooklyn Spanish-language church in Park Slope
St. Peter Claver RC Church Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn The first African American Catholic Church in the Brooklyn diocese
Stuyvesant Heights Historic District Stuyvesant Heights Brooklyn Neighborhood renowned for its 19th century brownstones
Sugar Hill Disco and Restaurant Clinton Hill Brooklyn Popular dance club and restaurant
Sunny's Bar Red Hook Brooklyn A neighborhood anchor along the Red Hook waterfront
Sunset Park Sunset Park Brooklyn View from the hill in Sunset Park
Temple Beth Emeth v'Ohr Progressive Shaari Zedek Flatbush Brooklyn The last remaining Reform Jewish congregation in Flatbush