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Place Explorer: Staten Island

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Place Name Neighborhood Borough
Alice Austen House Rosebank Staten Island Historic home of photographer that exhibits her works
American Sri Lanka Buddhist Association Port Richmond Staten Island Sri Lankan Buddhist vihara on Staten Island
Andrea Phillips' House West Brighton Staten Island Collage artist's home and gallery
Atrium Stadium Cinemas Eltingville Staten Island A privately own theater and local hangout
Chinese Scholar's Garden Randall Manor Staten Island The only authentic garden of its type in the U.S.
Christ Assembly Lutheran Church Stapleton Staten Island African Immigrant Ministry on Staten Island
Christ Church New Brighton New Brighton Staten Island First Episcopal congregation of Staten Island
Eib's Pond Park Preserve Park Hill Staten Island A freshwater pond and bordering wetlands available for public enjoyment
Fort Hill Park St. George Staten Island Community-initiated park, once site of military fortifications
Fort Wadsworth Staten Island 19th century harbor fortifications
Goodhue Center New Brighton Staten Island Open space and home to recreational programs for children sponsored by the Children's Aid Society
Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art Lighthouse Hill Staten Island Unique museum of Tibetan and Buddhist works planned and built by Jacques Marchais in the 1940s
Mandolin Brothers West Brighton Staten Island Top-notch place to buy stringed instruments
Moravian Cemetery Dongan Hills Staten Island Beautifully landscaped cemetery dating from the 18th century
New Brighton Village Hall (site of) New Brighton Staten Island Former center of governance, abandoned since 1968
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Grotto Rosebank Staten Island The city's most elaborate yard shrine
Ralph's Famous Italian Ices Port Richmond Staten Island Original location of the legendary Staten Island summer shop
Saint George Theater St. George Staten Island Historic Staten Island theater
Samuel R. Smith Infirmary New Brighton Staten Island Fanciful and endangered former infirmary building on Staten Island
Sandy Ground Rossville Staten Island Community founded by free-blacks in the early 1800s
Sea View Home & Hospital and NYC Farm Colony Todt Hill Staten Island Beautiful but deteriorating former tuberculosis treatment facility
Silver Lake Farm (site of) Sunnyside Staten Island A boarding stable from 1915 to 2005
Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden Livingston Staten Island Cultural center located in former seamen's retirement complex
Spanish Camp (site of) Annadale Staten Island Activist Dorothy Day's residence during the last decade of her life
Staten Island Ferry Staten Island A shuttle between lower Manhattan and Staten Island
Staten Island Museum St. George Staten Island NYC's only general interest museum
Staten Island September 11 Memorial St. George Staten Island In memory of Staten Islanders lost in the 2001 terror attacks
The Caves Stapleton Staten Island Site of German brewery
Voorlezer's House Richmond Town Staten Island A 17th century building in historic Richmond Town and the oldest elementary school building in the U.S.