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

Individual landmarks[edit]

1–9[edit]

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

A–M[edit]

Landmark Name Image Date Designated
Alhambra Apartments Alhambra Apts Nostrand Av jeh.jpg March 18, 1986 [67]
Antioch (Greene Avenue) Baptist Church and Church House Antioch Baptist Greene jeh.JPG November 20, 1990 [68]
Astral Apartments Astral Apartments jeh.JPG June 28, 1983 [69]
Avenue H Station House Avenue H Station House.jpg June 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; -74.03778 August 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; -73.942417 May 11, 2004 [72]
Betsy Head Play Center, Dumont Avenue and Thomas Boyland Street (Hopkinson Avenue), Brownsville 40°39′47″N 73°54′44″W / 40.66306°N 73.91222°W / 40.66306; -73.91222 September 16, 2008 [73]
Boathouse on the Lullwater of the Lake in Prospect Park Prospect Park Boathouse.jpg October 14, 1965 [74]
Boys High School Boys HS Putnam Av jeh.jpg September 23, 1975 [75]
Brooklyn Botanic Garden Laboratory Administration Building 40°40′3″N 73°57′44″W / 40.66750°N 73.96222°W / 40.66750; -73.96222 March 13, 2007 [76]
Brooklyn Borough Hall Bkborohalljeh.JPG April 19, 1966 [77]
Brooklyn Bridge Brooklyn Bridge Postdlf.jpg August 24, 1967 [78]
Brooklyn Central Office, Bureau of Fire Communications FDNY radio Empire Blvd jeh.JPG April 19, 1966 [79]
Brooklyn City Railroad Company Building, 8 Cadman Plaza West Bklyn City Railroad HQ 8 OFS jeh.jpg February 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; -74.01333 December 18, 2001 [81]
Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences (Brooklyn Museum) Brooklyn Museum June 2008 sunset jeh.JPG March 15, 1966 [82]
Brooklyn Public Library, Central Building Brooklyn Public Library sunset jeh.JPG June 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; -73.92833 May 18, 2004 [84]
Brooklyn Public Library, Park Slope Branch BPL Prospect Branch jeh.JPG October 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; -73.95750 June 15, 1999 [86]
Brooklyn Trust Company Building (Chemical Bank Building) (177 Montague Street) Brooklyn Trust Company.jpg June 25, 1996 [87]
Brooklyn Union Gas Company Headquarters (St. Francis College) (180 Remsen Street) Brooklyn Union Gas Company HQ.jpg May 10, 2011 [88]
Carroll Street Bridge Carroll St Bridge jeh.JPG September 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; -73.97972 Coney Island USA east sunny jeh.jpg January 11, 2011 [90]
Childs Restaurant Building (Former) (2102 Boardwalk, Coney Island) Childs Restaurant CI jeh.jpg February 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.jpg May 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; -73.94333 November 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; -73.95056 Colored School 3 Brooklyn January 13, 1998 [94]
Coney Island Theater (Shore Theater) Building Coney Island Shore Theater.jpg December 14, 2010 [95]
Commandant's House, Quarters A Quartersabloomjeh.jpg October 14, 1965 [96]
The Cyclone Coney-island-cyclone-usgs-photo.jpg June 12, 1988 [97]
Dime Savings Bank Dime Savings 9 Dekalb brite jeh.JPG July 19, 1994 [98]
Dry Dock#1, Brooklyn Navy Yard Bnydrydockjeh.JPG September 23, 1975 [99]
Duffield Street Houses (Johnson Street Houses) Duffield Houses NYCLPC 2001 jeh.jpg April 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; -73.94306 October 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; -73.96083 December 12, 2006 [102]
Emmanuel Baptist Church Emmanuel Baptist Lafayette jeh.jpg November 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; -73.908139 October 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; -73.988472 September 15, 1998 [105]
Erasmus Hall Academy (Erasmus Hall Museum) March 15, 1966 [106]
Erasmus Hall High School Erasmus Hall HS jeh.JPG June 24, 2003 [107]
Federal Building and Post Office Brooklyn Post Office 0321071421a.jpg July 19, 1966 [108]
First Free Congregational Church (Polytechnic Institute Building) First Free Congregational Poly jeh.jpg November 24, 1981 [109]
Flatbush District No. 1 School (Public School 90) Flatbush District No. 1 School.jpg November 20, 2007 [110]
Flatbush Dutch Reformed Church Flatbush DRC PM winter jeh.jpg March 15, 1966 [111]; expansion: January 9, 1979 [112]
Flatbush Town Hall Flatbush Town Hall jeh.JPG October 16, 1973 [113]
Flatlands Reformed Church DRC Flatlands downsun jeh.JPG July 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; -74.03222 March 8, 1977 [115]
Friends Meeting House Quaker Meeting Boerum Scherm jeh.JPG October 27, 1981 [116]
Gage and Tollner WSTM Zefferus 0152.jpg November 12, 1974 [117]
Girls High School Girls HS Nostrand Av jeh.jpg June 28, 1983 [118]
Grecian Shelter Grecian Shelter shade jeh.JPG December 10, 1968 [119]
Green-Wood Cemetery Gates Entrance gate to Green-Wood Cemetery.jpg April 19, 1966 [120]
Hanson Place Seventh Day Adventist Church Hanson Pl SDA church jeh.jpg October 13, 1970 [121]
Havemeyers & Elder Filter, Pan & Finishing House (Domino Sugar Refinery) Domino Sugar refinery.jpg September 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; -73.95694 June 8, 2004 [123]
Historic Street Lampposts, Bay Ridge June 17, 1997 [124]
Hubbard House, 2138 McDonald Ave. 40°36′1″N 73°58′23″W / 40.60028°N 73.97306°W / 40.60028; -73.97306 Hubbard House Brooklyn 2.JPG January 13, 2009 [125]
Houses on Hunterfly Road, 1698-1708 (even) Bergen Street Hunterfly road houses.jpg August 18, 1970
[126], [127], [128], [129]
Imperial Apartments Imperial Apts Bedford Pacific jeh.jpg March 18, 1986 [130]
Kings County Savings Bank Williamsburg Art and Historical Center.jpg March 15, 1966 [131]
Lefferts Homestead Lefferts-homestead-prospect-park.JPG June 21, 1966 [132]
Lefferts-Laidlaw House, 136 Clinton Avenue, Wallabout Lefferts-Laidlaw House.JPG November 13, 2001 [133]
Lincoln Club (Mechanics Temple), Independent United Order of Mechanics of the Western Hemisphere Lincoln Club Mechanics Temple jeh.jpg May 12, 1981 [134]
Litchfield Villa Litchfield Villa jeh.JPG March 15, 1966 [135]
Long Island Headquarters of the New York Telephone Company (Former) NYTel LI HQ Bridge-Wil jeh.JPG September 21, 2004 [136]
Hendrick I. Lott House Hendrick I Lott 1940 E36 jeh.JPG October 3, 1989 [137]
F.W.I.L. Lundy Brothers Restaurant Building Lundys near jeh.jpg March 3, 1992 [138]
Magen David Synagogue Magen David Brooklyn.JPG April 24, 2001 [139]
Magnolia grandiflora Magnolia Tree Center Bk jeh.JPG May 12, 1970 [140]
McCarren Play Center McCarren Play Ctr entry jeh.jpg July 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.jpg November 24, 1981 [142]

N–Z[edit]

Landmark Name Image Date Designated
A. I. Namm & Son Department Store (450-458 Fulton Street at Hoyt Street) A. I. Namm & Son Department Store 450-458 Fulton Street.jpg March 15, 2005 [143]
New Lots Reformed Church New Lots Community Church jeh.jpg July 19, 1966 [144]
New Utrecht Reformed Church and Parish House New Utrecht Reformed Church jeh.JPG March 15, 1966 [145]; expansion: January 13, 1998 [146]
New Utrecht Reformed Dutch Church Cemetery January 13, 1998 [147]
New York and Long Island Coignet Stone Company Building NY n LI Coignet Stone jeh.jpg June 27, 2006 [148]
New York and New Jersey Telephone and Telegraph Building (Former) NY-NJ-TT 81 Wil jeh.JPG June 29, 2004 [149]
Offerman Building Offerman Hoyt jeh.jpg March 15, 2005 [150]
Old Brooklyn Fire Headquarters Brooklyn fire headquarters.jpg April 19, 1966 [151]
Old Gravesend Cemetery (Van Sicklen Family Cemetery) Gravesend Cemetery snow jeh.jpg March 23, 1976 [152]
Old United States Naval Hospital, in the Brooklyn Navy Yard October 14, 1965 [153]
Parachute Jump Coney island parachute jump 3.jpg May 23, 1989 [154]
Pieter Claesen Wyckoff House Wyckoff-house.jpg October 14, 1965 [155]
Pratt Institute Faculty Rowhouses Pratt houses Steuben St jeh.jpg December 22, 1981 [156]
Pratt Institute Library Pratt library sunny jeh.jpg December 22, 1981 [157]
Pratt Institute Main Building Pratt Main sunny square jeh.jpg December 22, 1981 [158]
Public Bath No. 7 Public Bath 7 shrouded jeh.JPG September 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; -73.884306 PS 108 Brooklyn.JPG February 3, 1981 [160]
Public School 116 (Elizabeth Farrell School) (515 Knickerbocker Avenue, Bushwick) 40°41′53″N 73°55′00″W / 40.69806°N 73.91655°W / 40.69806; -73.91655 June 25, 2002 [161]
Public School 34 40°43′34″N 73°57′0″W / 40.72611°N 73.95000°W / 40.72611; -73.95000 PS 34 Greenpoint jeh.JPG April 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; -73.98306 March 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; -73.91028 PS 65 Brooklyn.JPG February 3, 1981 [164]
Public School 71K (Beth Jacob School) PS 71K Beth Jacobs jeh.jpg February 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; -73.910694 September 11, 1984 [166]
Public School 86 (Irvington School) PS 86 Bushwick jeh.JPG April 23, 1991 [167]
Public School 9 (also known as Public School 111, 249 Sterling Place) P.S. 9 Prospect Heights front view.jpg January 10, 1978 [168]
Public School 9 Annex (251 Sterling Place) PS9 Annex BK twilite jeh.jpg January 10, 1978 [169]
John Rankin House (440 Clinton Street, Carroll Gardens) J Rankin house 440 Clinton St jeh.jpg July 14, 1970 [170]
Red Hook Play Center (Sol Goldman Pool) Red Hook Park pool house jeh.JPG November 18, 2008 [171]
Reformed Church of South Bushwick So Buswick RDC jeh.JPG March 19, 1968 [172]
Renaissance Apartments (480 Nostrand Avenue) Renaissance Apartments.JPG March 18, 1986 [173]
Royal Castle Apartments (26 Gates Avenue & Clinton Avenue) Royal Castle Apartments 26 Gates Avenue from east.jpg December 22, 1981 [174]
Russian Orthodox Cathedral of the Transfiguration of Our Lord RO Transfig Cathedral Greenpoint jeh.JPG November 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; -73.94667 March 23, 1976 [176]
St. Bartholemew's Church (1227 Pacific St & Bedford Avenue) St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church Crown Heights.jpg March 19, 1974 [177]
St. Casimir's Roman Catholic Church (Paul Robeson Theater, 40 Greene Avenue) Paul Robeson Theater 40 Greene Avenue.jpg October 25, 2011 [178]
St. George's Protestant Episcopal Church George Prot Episc Ch 800 Marcy Av jeh.jpg January 11, 1977 [179]
St. Mary's Episcopal Church Mary CoE Willoughby jeh.jpg October 27, 1981 [180]
St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Sunday School and Parsonage (334 South 5th Street) St pauls.jpg April 12, 2011 [181]
Shelter Pavilion and Attached Buildings, Monsignor McGolrick Park Winthrop Shelter Pavilion jeh.JPG October 18, 1966 [182]
Sidewalk Clock, 753 Manhattan Avenue 735 Manh Av PG clock jeh.JPG August 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; -73.964861 June 7, 2005 [184]
Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial Arch The Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Arch at Grand Army Plaza.jpg October 16, 1973 [185]
South Congregational Church, Chapel, Ladies Parlor, and Rectory South Congregational Pres Court jeh.JPG March 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; -73.968500 200 Lafayete Avenue Joseph Steele House from front.jpg March 19, 1968 [210]
Stoothoff-Baxter-Kouwenhoven House J A Baxter 1640 E48 jeh.JPG March 23, 1976 [211]
Studebaker Building Studebaker Bedord Sterling jeh.jpg December 19, 2000 [212]
Sunset Park Courthouse (Former) Sunset Pk Courthouse jeh.JPG June 26, 2001 [213]
Sunset Play Center Sunset Play Center int jeh.jpg July 24, 2007 [214]
Surgeon's House, Brooklyn Navy Yard, Flushing Avenue opposite Ryerson Avenue Ryerson Avenue gate of Brooklyn Navy Yard.JPG November 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; -73.98500 February 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; -73.94444 September 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; -73.954306 Johanes van Nuyse House Brooklyn.jpg February 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; -73.996083 April 13, 1982 [219]
William Ulmer Brewery Ulmer Brewery office 31 Belvidere jeh.jpg May 11, 2010 [220]
Williamsburg Houses Wilmbg NYCHA Leonard Sholes jeh.jpg June 24, 2003 [221]
Williamsburgh Savings Bank Wmbgsavingdome5bbtjeh.JPG May 17, 1966 [222]
Williamsburgh Savings Bank Tower WBSB tower Schermerhorne jeh.JPG November 15, 1977 [223]
The Wonder Wheel WonderWheelNewYork.jpg May 23, 1989 [224]
Wyckoff-Bennett Homestead Wyckoff-bennett-homestead.jpg January 17, 1968 [225]

Interior landmarks[edit]

Landmark Name Date Designated
Gage and Tollner, Interior of Ground Floor Dining Room March 25, 1975 [226]
Williamsburgh Savings Bank Tower, First Floor Interior June 25, 1996 [227]

Scenic landmarks[edit]

Landmark Name Image Date Designated
Eastern Parkway Eastern Pkwy west of New York Ave.JPG August 22, 1978 [228]
Ocean Parkway Ocean Parkway jeh.JPG January 28, 1975 [229]
Prospect Park ProspectParkReflections7957.JPG November 25, 1975 [230]

See also[edit]

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