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Place Explorer: Red Hook

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Place Name Neighborhood Borough
Atlantic and Erie Basins Red Hook Brooklyn Ports that were integral to Brooklyn's important shipping industry
Atlantic Basin Piers Red Hook Brooklyn Where many Puerto Ricans disembarked in NYC from 1906 to 1928
Church of the Visitation Red Hook Brooklyn Gothic church building built in 1896
Clinton Theatre (site of) Red Hook Brooklyn Large movie theater in South Brooklyn, demolished in 1970
Coffey Park Red Hook Brooklyn Neighborhood park offering benches, basketball courts, handball courts, a baseball diamond and space for picnicking
Columbia Street Red Hook Brooklyn A quiet street parallel to the East River
Ferdinando's Focacceria Restaurant Red Hook Brooklyn Serving Sicilian food for over 100 years
Fort Defiance (site of) Red Hook Brooklyn Major Revolutionary War battle site
Independence Bank Branch (now Sovereign Bank) Red Hook Brooklyn A welcome neighborhood amenity as the first bank branch in Red Hook
Miccio Center of the Police Athletic League Red Hook Brooklyn Offers recreational and educational programs for children
New Brown Memorial Baptist Church Red Hook Brooklyn An enduring center of religious life
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
Schoolyard at P.S. 15 and P.S. 27 (former) Red Hook Brooklyn Once, the site of a playground
South Brooklyn Health Center (former), now Joseph P. Addabbo Family Health Center Red Hook Brooklyn Center of community life that has endured several transformations
Sunny's Bar Red Hook Brooklyn A neighborhood anchor along the Red Hook waterfront
Triangle Garden Red Hook Brooklyn A rumored burial site
Waterfront Museum Red Hook Brooklyn Historic vessel hosts a lively maritime museum and advocates for waterfront access