If you're a first time visitor to Fort Greene, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but it may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about attractions near Fort Greene.
Here are some of the most recommended attractions near Fort Greene.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about attractions:
"If you are applying to Fashion Institute Of Technology, Parsons The New School for Design, Pratt Institute, etc." See More
"Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Bedford, Cobble Hill for the best Brooklyn hoods." See More
"As for a Saturday flea (mind you New York style, which means everything is hipster and 20x the price) you absolutely can't go wrong with the Brooklyn Flea in Fort Greene." See More
"Then for a romantic night cap, try the pint sized speakeasy bar called called Mayflower." See More
"I have included some gems; Barbecue food in Williamsburg, Brooklyn Fette Sau Doughnut at Dough Cookie at Levain Bakery." See More
"FG has a ton of quaint coffee shops, baba cool and Greene Grape Annex as well as a lot of great theater at BAM Howard Gilman Opera House as well as Theatre for a New Audience at Polonsky Shakespeare Center, and BRIC House." See More
"If you follow Washington or Flatbush to the very end of the neighborhood, you'll come face-to-face with BAM Harvey Theater and BAM Rose Cinemas for theatre and films, mostly avante garde, foreign or art variety." See More
"A performance at Brooklyn Academy of Music." See More
"or see one of the shows at BAM Peter Jay Sharp Building I would also visit the Brooklyn botanical gardens to see the cherry blossom trees In bloom." See More
"In the winter, it is smaller inside Brooklyn Flea If you are coming in the summer, there are a lot of free outdoor events - movies, concerts, other performances." See More
"I don't know what you're into but there is always sporting events at Madison Square Garden and Barclays Center or you can hit up some of the other places in Times Square such as Discovery Times Square or Madame Tussauds New York." See More
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