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Greenpoint

Little Poland and Parks

Right above Williamsburg, this northern Brooklyn neighborhood is a haven for artists and working professionals.
It is particularly close to Queens’ Long Island City. Known for possessing the second largest population of Polish-Americans in the United States, the neighborhood is referred as “Little Poland.”
Today, Greenpoint is the location of two New York City parks, one of which is McCarren Park- the neighborhood’s largest green space. There is also the more intimate McGolrick Park, where visitors can find a winged monument dedicated to 150 local residents who served in World War I.

GETTING THERE

You can reach this neighborhood by the G subway line or B24, B32, B43, B48, and B62 buses.

LOCALS LOVE

Little Poland, McGolrick Park, McCarren Park

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