List of New York City Designated Landmarks in Brooklyn

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This is an incomplete list of landmarks in Brooklyn designated by the New York City Landmark Preservation Commission. Some of these are also National Historic Landmark (NHL) sites, and NHL status is noted where known.

source: [1]; [2]; date listed is date of designation;

Historic districts[edit]

Landmark NameDate Designated
Albemarle-Kenmore Terraces Historic DistrictJuly 11, 1978 [3] [4]
Alice and Agate Courts Historic DistrictFebruary 10, 2009 [5] [6]
Boerum Hill Historic DistrictNovember 20, 1973 [7] [8]
Borough Hall Skyscraper Historic DistrictSeptember 13, 2011 [9] [10]
Brooklyn Academy of Music Historic DistrictSeptember 26, 1978 [11] [12]
Brooklyn Heights Historic DistrictNovember 23, 1965 [13] [14]
Carroll Gardens Historic DistrictSeptember 25, 1973 [15] [16]
Clinton Hill Historic DistrictNovember 10, 1981 [17] [18]
Cobble Hill Historic DistrictDecember 20, 1969 [19]; extension: June 7, 1988 [20] [21]
Crown Heights North Historic DistrictApril 24, 2007 [22] [23]; II: June 28, 2011 [24] [25]
Ditmas Park Historic DistrictAugust 29, 1981 [26] [27]
DUMBO Historic DistrictDecember 18, 2007 [28] [29]
Eberhard Faber Pencil Company Historic DistrictOctober 30, 2007 [30] [31]
Fillmore Place Historic DistrictMay 12, 2009 [32] [33]
Fiske Terrace - Midwood Park Historic DistrictMarch 18, 2008 [34] [35]
Fort Greene Historic DistrictSeptember 26, 1978 [36] [37]
Fulton Ferry Historic DistrictJune 28, 1977 [38] [39]
Greenpoint Historic DistrictMay 7, 1991 [40] [41]
Ocean on the Park Historic DistrictOctober 27, 2009 [42] [43]
Park Place Historic DistrictJune 26, 2012 [44] [45]
Park Slope Historic DistrictJuly 17, 1973 [46] [47]
Prospect Lefferts Gardens Historic DistrictOctober 9, 1979 [48] [49]
Prospect Heights Historic DistrictJune 23, 2009 [50] [51]
Prospect Park South Historic DistrictFebruary 8, 1979 [52] [53]
Stuyvesant Heights Historic DistrictSeptember 14, 1971 [54] [55]
Vinegar Hill Historic DistrictJanuary 14, 1997 [56] [57]
Wallabout Historic DistrictJuly 12, 2011 [58] [59]

Individual landmarks[edit]

1–9[edit]

Landmark NameImageDate Designated
14th Regiment ArmoryPark Slope Armory jeh.JPGApril 14, 1998 [60]
19th Police Precinct Station House and Stable (Former)BPD 19th Pct jeh.JPGSeptember 21, 1973 [61]
23rd Regiment Armory23 Rgt Armory Atl Av jeh.jpgMarch 8, 1977 [62]
271 Ninth Street House (William B. Cronyn House)Cronyn 271 9th St Bk jeh.JPGJuly 11, 1978 [63]
68th Police Precinct Station House and Stable18th Pct BPD jeh.JPGApril 12, 1983 [64]
8200 Narrows Avenue House 40°37′41″N 74°2′18″W / 40.62806°N 74.03833°W / 40.62806; -74.03833March 8, 1988 [65]
83rd Police Precinct Station House and StableBPD 20th Pct Wilson Kalb jeh.JPGMarch 8, 1977 [66]

A–M[edit]

Landmark NameImageDate Designated
Alhambra ApartmentsAlhambra Apts Nostrand Av jeh.jpgMarch 18, 1986 [67]
Antioch (Greene Avenue) Baptist Church and Church HouseAntioch Baptist Greene jeh.JPGNovember 20, 1990 [68]
Astral ApartmentsAstral Apartments jeh.JPGJune 28, 1983 [69]
Avenue H Station HouseAvenue H Station House.jpgJune 29, 2004 [70]
Bennet-Farrell-Feldman House (119 95th St, Bay Ridge) 40°37′1″N 74°2′16″W / 40.61694°N 74.03778°W / 40.61694; -74.03778August 3, 1999 [71]
F.J. Berlenbach House (174 Meserole St, Greenpoint) 40°42′29″N 73°56′32.7″W / 40.70806°N 73.942417°W / 40.70806; -73.942417May 11, 2004 [72]
Betsy Head Play Center (Dumont and Hopkinson Avenues, Brownsville)September 16, 2008 [73]
Boathouse on the Lullwater of the Lake in Prospect ParkProspect Park Boathouse.jpgOctober 14, 1965 [74]
Boys High SchoolBoys HS Putnam Av jeh.jpgSeptember 23, 1975 [75]
Brooklyn Botanic Garden Laboratory Administration BuildingMarch 13, 2007 [76]
Brooklyn Borough HallBkborohalljeh.JPGApril 19, 1966 [77]
Brooklyn BridgeBrooklyn Bridge Postdlf.jpgAugust 24, 1967 [78]
Brooklyn Central Office, Bureau of Fire CommunicationsFDNY radio Empire Blvd jeh.JPGApril 19, 1966 [79]
Brooklyn City Railroad Company Building (8 Cadman Plaza West)Bklyn City Railroad HQ 8 OFS jeh.jpgFebruary 20, 1973 [80]
Brooklyn Clay Retort and Fire Brick Works Storehouse, 76 Van Dyke St, Red Hook 40°40′30″N 74°0′48″W / 40.67500°N 74.01333°W / 40.67500; -74.01333December 18, 2001 [81]
Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences (Brooklyn Museum)Brooklyn Museum June 2008 sunset jeh.JPGMarch 15, 1966 [82]
Brooklyn Public Library, Central BuildingBrooklyn Public Library sunset jeh.JPGJune 17, 1997 [83]
Brooklyn Public Library, DeKalb Branch, 790 Bushwick Ave 40°41′41″N 73°55′42″W / 40.69472°N 73.92833°W / 40.69472; -73.92833May 18, 2004 [84]
Brooklyn Public Library, Park Slope BranchBPL Prospect Branch jeh.JPGOctober 13, 1998 [85]
Brooklyn Public Library, Williamsburgh Branch (240 Division Avenue) 40°42′25″N 73°57′27″W / 40.70694°N 73.95750°W / 40.70694; -73.95750June 15, 1999 [86]
Brooklyn Trust Company Building (Chemical Bank Building) (177 Montague Street)Brooklyn Trust Company.jpgJune 25, 1996 [87]
Brooklyn Union Gas Company Headquarters (St. Francis College) (180 Remsen Street)Brooklyn Union Gas Company HQ.jpgMay 10, 2011 [88]
Carroll Street BridgeCarroll St Bridge jeh.JPGSeptember 29, 1987 [89]
Childs Restaurant Building (Coney Island USA, 3014 West 12th Street, Coney Island) 40°34′30.5″N 73°58′47″W / 40.575139°N 73.97972°W / 40.575139; -73.97972Coney Island USA east sunny jeh.jpgJanuary 11, 2011 [90]
Childs Restaurant Building (Former) (2102 Boardwalk, Coney Island)Childs Restaurant CI jeh.jpgFebruary 4, 2003 [91]
Church of St. Luke and St. Matthew (Episcopal) (520 Clinton Avenue, Clinton Hill)Church of St. Luke and St. Matthew from north.jpgMay 12, 1981 [92]
Coe House (1128 East 34th Street, Crown Heights) 40°37′41″N 73°56′36″W / 40.62806°N 73.94333°W / 40.62806; -73.94333November 19, 1969 [93]
Colored School No. 3 (Former) (Public School 69) (270 Union Ave, Williamsburg) 40°42′31″N 73°57′2″W / 40.70861°N 73.95056°W / 40.70861; -73.95056Colored School 3 BrooklynJanuary 13, 1998 [94]
Coney Island Theater (Shore Theater) BuildingConey Island Shore Theater.jpgDecember 14, 2010 [95]
Commandant's House, Quarters AQuartersabloomjeh.jpgOctober 14, 1965 [96]
The CycloneConey-island-cyclone-usgs-photo.jpgJune 12, 1988 [97]
Dime Savings BankDime Savings 9 Dekalb brite jeh.JPGJuly 19, 1994 [98]
Dry Dock#1, Brooklyn Navy YardBnydrydockjeh.JPGSeptember 23, 1975 [99]
Duffield Street Houses (Johnson Street Houses)Duffield Houses NYCLPC 2001 jeh.jpgApril 24, 2001 [100]
George B. and Susan Elkins House (1375 Dean St, Crown Heights) 40°40′36″N 73°56′35″W / 40.67667°N 73.94306°W / 40.67667; -73.94306October 24, 2006 [101]
James W. and Lucy S. Elwell House 70 Lefferts Pl, Clinton Hill, Brooklyn 40°40′52″N 73°57′39″W / 40.68111°N 73.96083°W / 40.68111; -73.96083December 12, 2006 [102]
Emmanuel Baptist ChurchEmmanuel Baptist Lafayette jeh.jpgNovember 12, 1968 [103]
Engine Company No. 252 (617 Central Avenue) 40°41′18.8″N 73°54′29.3″W / 40.688556°N 73.908139°W / 40.688556; -73.908139October 19, 1995 [104]
Engine Company No. 253 (2425 86th Street) 40°35′56.3″N 73°59′18.5″W / 40.598972°N 73.988472°W / 40.598972; -73.988472September 15, 1998 [105]
Erasmus Hall Academy (Erasmus Hall Museum)March 15, 1966 [106]
Erasmus Hall High SchoolErasmus Hall HS jeh.JPGJune 24, 2003 [107]
Federal Building and Post OfficeBrooklyn Post Office 0321071421a.jpgJuly 19, 1966 [108]
First Free Congregational Church (Polytechnic Institute Building)First Free Congregational Poly jeh.jpgNovember 24, 1981 [109]
Flatbush District No. 1 School (Public School 90)Flatbush District No. 1 School.jpgNovember 20, 2007 [110]
Flatbush Dutch Reformed ChurchFlatbush DRC PM winter jeh.jpgMarch 15, 1966 [111]; expansion: January 9, 1979 [112]
Flatbush Town HallFlatbush Town Hall jeh.JPGOctober 16, 1973 [113]
Flatlands Reformed ChurchDRC Flatlands downsun jeh.JPGJuly 19, 1966 [114]
Fort Hamilton Officers' Club (Casemate Fort) 40°36′32″N 74°1′56″W / 40.60889°N 74.03222°W / 40.60889; -74.03222March 8, 1977 [115]
Friends Meeting HouseQuaker Meeting Boerum Scherm jeh.JPGOctober 27, 1981 [116]
Gage and TollnerWSTM Zefferus 0152.jpgNovember 12, 1974 [117]
Girls High SchoolGirls HS Nostrand Av jeh.jpgJune 28, 1983 [118]
Grecian ShelterGrecian Shelter shade jeh.JPGDecember 10, 1968 [119]
Green-Wood Cemetery GatesEntrance gate to Green-Wood Cemetery.jpgApril 19, 1966 [120]
Hanson Place Seventh Day Adventist ChurchHanson Pl SDA church jeh.jpgOctober 13, 1970 [121]
Havemeyers & Elder Filter, Pan & Finishing House (Domino Sugar Refinery)Domino Sugar refinery.jpgSeptember 25, 2007 [122]
Hecla Iron Works Building, 100-108 North 11th Street 40°43′15″N 73°57′25″W / 40.72083°N 73.95694°W / 40.72083; -73.95694June 8, 2004 [123]
Historic Street Lampposts, Bay RidgeJune 17, 1997 [124]
Hubbard House, 2138 McDonald Ave. 40°36′1″N 73°58′23″W / 40.60028°N 73.97306°W / 40.60028; -73.97306January 13, 2009 [125]
Houses on Hunterfly Road, 1698-1708 (even) Bergen StreetHunterfly road houses.jpgAugust 18, 1970
[126], [127], [128], [129]
Imperial ApartmentsImperial Apts Bedford Pacific jeh.jpgMarch 18, 1986 [130]
Kings County Savings BankWilliamsburg Art and Historical Center.jpgMarch 15, 1966 [131]
Lefferts HomesteadLefferts-homestead-prospect-park.JPGJune 21, 1966 [132]
Lefferts-Laidlaw House, 136 Clinton Avenue, WallaboutLefferts-Laidlaw House.JPGNovember 13, 2001 [133]
Lincoln Club (Mechanics Temple), Independent United Order of Mechanics of the Western HemisphereLincoln Club Mechanics Temple jeh.jpgMay 12, 1981 [134]
Litchfield VillaLitchfield Villa jeh.JPGMarch 15, 1966 [135]
Long Island Headquarters of the New York Telephone Company (Former)NYTel LI HQ Bridge-Wil jeh.JPGSeptember 21, 2004 [136]
Hendrick I. Lott HouseHendrick I Lott 1940 E36 jeh.JPGOctober 3, 1989 [137]
F.W.I.L. Lundy Brothers Restaurant BuildingLundys near jeh.jpgMarch 3, 1992 [138]
Magen David SynagogueMagen David Brooklyn.JPGApril 24, 2001 [139]
Magnolia grandifloraMagnolia Tree Center Bk jeh.JPGMay 12, 1970 [140]
McCarren Play CenterMcCarren Play Ctr entry jeh.jpgJuly 24, 2007 [141]
New England Congregational Church (Light of the World (La Luz del Mundo) Church) (179 South 9th Street)NE Congrl 179 S9 Billyb jeh.jpgNovember 24, 1981 [142]

N–Z[edit]

Landmark NameImageDate Designated
A. I. Namm & Son Department Store (450-458 Fulton Street at Hoyt Street)A. I. Namm & Son Department Store 450-458 Fulton Street.jpgMarch 15, 2005 [143]
New Lots Reformed ChurchNew Lots Community Church jeh.jpgJuly 19, 1966 [144]
New Utrecht Reformed Church and Parish HouseNew Utrecht Reformed Church jeh.JPGMarch 15, 1966 [145]; expansion: January 13, 1998 [146]
New Utrecht Reformed Dutch Church CemeteryJanuary 13, 1998 [147]
New York and Long Island Coignet Stone Company BuildingNY n LI Coignet Stone jeh.jpgJune 27, 2006 [148]
New York and New Jersey Telephone and Telegraph Building (Former)NY-NJ-TT 81 Wil jeh.JPGJune 29, 2004 [149]
Offerman BuildingOfferman Hoyt jeh.jpgMarch 15, 2005 [150]
Old Brooklyn Fire HeadquartersBrooklyn fire headquarters.jpgApril 19, 1966 [151]
Old Gravesend Cemetery (Van Sicklen Family Cemetery)March 23, 1976 [152]
Old United States Naval Hospital, in the Brooklyn Navy YardOctober 14, 1965 [153]
Parachute JumpConey island parachute jump 3.jpgMay 23, 1989 [154]
Pieter Claesen Wyckoff HouseWyckoff-house.jpgOctober 14, 1965 [155]
Pratt Institute Faculty RowhousesPratt houses Steuben St jeh.jpgDecember 22, 1981 [156]
Pratt Institute LibraryPratt library sunny jeh.jpgDecember 22, 1981 [157]
Pratt Institute Main BuildingPratt Main sunny square jeh.jpgDecember 22, 1981 [158]
Public Bath No. 7Public Bath 7 shrouded jeh.JPGSeptember 11, 1984 [159]
Public School 108 (200 Linwood Street, Cypress Hills) 40°40′52″N 73°53′3.5″W / 40.68111°N 73.884306°W / 40.68111; -73.884306February 3, 1981 [160]
Public School 116 (Elizabeth Farrell School), Bushwick 40°42′53″N 73°55′0″W / 40.71472°N 73.91667°W / 40.71472; -73.91667June 25, 2002 [161]
Public School 34 40°43′34″N 73°57′0″W / 40.72611°N 73.95000°W / 40.72611; -73.95000PS 34 Greenpoint jeh.JPGApril 12, 1983 [162]
Public School 39 (417 6th Ave, Park Slope) 40°40′7.5″N 73°58′59″W / 40.668750°N 73.98306°W / 40.668750; -73.98306March 8, 1977 [163]
Public School 65K (158 Richmond St, Cypress Hills) 40°41′0″N 73°54′37″W / 40.68333°N 73.91028°W / 40.68333; -73.91028February 3, 1981 [164]
Public School 71K (Beth Jacob School)PS 71K Beth Jacobs jeh.jpgFebruary 3, 1981 [165]
Public School 73 (241 Macdougal Street, East NY) 40°40′50″N 73°54′38.5″W / 40.68056°N 73.910694°W / 40.68056; -73.910694September 11, 1984 [166]
Public School 86 (Irvington School)PS 86 Bushwick jeh.JPGApril 23, 1991 [167]
Public School 9 (also known as Public School 111, 249 Sterling Place)P.S. 9 Prospect Heights front view.jpgJanuary 10, 1978 [168]
Public School 9 Annex (251 Sterling Place)PS9 Annex BK twilite jeh.jpgJanuary 10, 1978 [169]
John Rankin House (440 Clinton Street, Carroll Gardens)J Rankin house 440 Clinton St jeh.jpgJuly 14, 1970 [170]
Red Hook Play Center (Sol Goldman Pool)Red Hook Park pool house jeh.JPGNovember 18, 2008 [171]
Reformed Church of South BushwickSo Buswick RDC jeh.JPGMarch 19, 1968 [172]
Renaissance Apartments (480 Nostrand Avenue)Renaissance Apartments.JPGMarch 18, 1986 [173]
Royal Castle Apartments (26 Gates Avenue & Clinton Avenue)Royal Castle Apartments 26 Gates Avenue from east.jpgDecember 22, 1981 [174]
Russian Orthodox Cathedral of the Transfiguration of Our LordRO Transfig Cathedral Greenpoint jeh.JPGNovember 19, 1969 [175]
Elias Hubbard Ryder House (1926 East 28th Street) 40°37′29″N 73°56′48″W / 40.62472°N 73.94667°W / 40.62472; -73.94667March 23, 1976 [176]
St. Bartholemew's Church (1227 Pacific St & Bedford Avenue)St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church Crown Heights.jpgMarch 19, 1974 [177]
St. Casimir's Roman Catholic Church (Paul Robeson Theater, 40 Greene Avenue)Paul Robeson Theater 40 Greene Avenue.jpgOctober 25, 2011 [178]
St. George's Protestant Episcopal ChurchGeorge Prot Episc Ch 800 Marcy Av jeh.jpgJanuary 11, 1977 [179]
St. Mary's Episcopal ChurchMary CoE Willoughby jeh.jpgOctober 27, 1981 [180]
St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Sunday School and Parsonage (334 South 5th Street)St pauls.jpgApril 12, 2011 [181]
Shelter Pavilion and Attached Buildings, Monsignor McGolrick ParkWinthrop Shelter Pavilion jeh.JPGOctober 18, 1966 [182]
Sidewalk Clock, 753 Manhattan Avenue735 Manh Av PG clock jeh.JPGAugust 25, 1981 [183]
Smith & Gray Company Building (103 Broadway) 40°42′38″N 73°57′53.5″W / 40.71056°N 73.964861°W / 40.71056; -73.964861June 7, 2005 [184]
Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial ArchThe Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Arch at Grand Army Plaza.jpgOctober 16, 1973 [185]
South Congregational Church, Chapel, Ladies Parlor, and RectorySouth Congregational Pres Court jeh.JPGMarch 23, 1982 [186]
State Street Houses (290-324 (even) and 291-299 (odd) State Street)291 - 299 State Street Brooklyn.jpg
302 - 324 State Street Brooklyn.jpg
November 20, 1973
[187], [188], [189], [190], [191], [192], [193], [194], [195], [196], [197], [198], [199], [200], [201], [202], [203], [204], [205], [206], [207], [208], [209]
Steele House (200 Lafayette Avenue) 40°41′15.7″N 73°58′6.6″W / 40.687694°N 73.968500°W / 40.687694; -73.968500March 19, 1968 [210]
Stoothoff-Baxter-Kouwenhoven HouseJ A Baxter 1640 E48 jeh.JPGMarch 23, 1976 [211]
Studebaker BuildingStudebaker Bedord Sterling jeh.jpgDecember 19, 2000 [212]
Sunset Park Courthouse (Former)Sunset Pk Courthouse jeh.JPGJune 26, 2001 [213]
Sunset Play CenterSunset Play Center int jeh.jpgJuly 24, 2007 [214]
Surgeon's House, Brooklyn Navy Yard, Flushing Avenue opposite Ryerson AvenueRyerson Avenue gate of Brooklyn Navy Yard.JPGNovember 9, 1976 [215]
Thomson Meter Company Building (New York Eskimo Pie Corporation Building) (100-110 Bridge Street) 40°42′4″N 73°59′6″W / 40.70111°N 73.98500°W / 40.70111; -73.98500February 10, 2004 [216]
John and Elizabeth Truslow House (96 Brooklyn Avenue) 40°42′36.3″N 73°56′40″W / 40.710083°N 73.94444°W / 40.710083; -73.94444September 16, 1997 [217]
Van Nuyse-Magaw House (1041 East 22nd Street) 40°37′36.5″N 73°57′15.5″W / 40.626806°N 73.954306°W / 40.626806; -73.954306February 11, 1969 [218]
Weir Greenhouse (McGovern-Weir Greenhouse) 40°39′32.8″N 73°59′45.9″W / 40.659111°N 73.996083°W / 40.659111; -73.996083April 13, 1982 [219]
William Ulmer BreweryUlmer Brewery office 31 Belvidere jeh.jpgMay 11, 2010 [220]
Williamsburg HousesWilmbg NYCHA Leonard Sholes jeh.jpgJune 24, 2003 [221]
Williamsburgh Savings BankWmbgsavingdome5bbtjeh.JPGMay 17, 1966 [222]
Williamsburgh Savings Bank TowerWBSB tower Schermerhorne jeh.JPGNovember 15, 1977 [223]
The Wonder WheelWonderWheelNewYork.jpgMay 23, 1989 [224]
Wyckoff-Bennett HomesteadWyckoff-bennett-homestead.jpgJanuary 17, 1968 [225]

Interior landmarks[edit]

Landmark NameDate Designated
Gage and Tollner, Interior of Ground Floor Dining RoomMarch 25, 1975 [226]
Williamsburgh Savings Bank Tower, First Floor InteriorJune 25, 1996 [227]

Scenic landmarks[edit]

Landmark NameImageDate Designated
Eastern ParkwayEastern Pkwy west of New York Ave.JPGAugust 22, 1978 [228]
Ocean ParkwayOcean Parkway jeh.JPGJanuary 28, 1975 [229]
Prospect ParkProspectParkReflections7957.JPGNovember 25, 1975 [230]

See also[edit]

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