Neigborhoods

Fort Greene

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Fort Greene is a neighborhood roughly bordered by Flushing Avenue to the north, Atlantic Avenue to the south, Vanderbilt Avenue to the east, and Flatbush Avenue to the west. It is situated between Downtown Brooklyn, Boerum Hill, Prospect Heights and Clinton Hill. 

Fort Greene is is well-known for its arts, diversity, culture and the solid community it has become today. It is a well-rounded neighborhood, most of it in a historic district with majestic homes. As an artistic center, it is home to the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM), the Pratt Institute, and Fort Greene Park. 

It is easily accessible by the 2, 3, 4, 5, B & Q trains at the Atlantic Avenue Station, the 2, 3, 4 & 5 at the Nevins Street station, the B, M, Q & R trains at the DeKalb station, the G train at the Fulton Street station, the C train at the Lafayette Avenue station, the C train at the Clinton-Washington Avenue station, the G train at the Clinton-Washington Avenue Station and the G train at the Classon Avenue station.