Places tagged Gathering place

Place Name Neighborhood Borough
Estonian House Murray Hill Manhattan Estonian cultural center, offering a restaurant and Estonian language classes
Eusko Etxea (formerly Centro Vasco) Greenpoint Brooklyn Basque cultural center offering events and Euskera language classes
Federation of Black Cowboys Howard Beach Queens A slice of the American West in Queens
Finnish Progressive Society Hall (now Pilgrim Cathedral of Harlem) Central Harlem Manhattan Site of an important Communist party event
Fireman's Memorial Upper West Side Manhattan Neighborhood meeting place
First Spanish United Methodist Church East Harlem Manhattan The center of a political movement, known as "the people's church"
Flushing Meadows-Corona Park Corona Queens Vital open space and home to two World Fairs
Forest Hills Community House (now Queens Community House) Forest Hills Queens A unifying neighborhood resource
Franklin Plaza Cooperatives and Gardens East Harlem Manhattan Housing projects transformed by local residents
Gaelic Park Kingsbridge Bronx Sports arena and gathering place enjoyed by Irish immigrants
Garden Cafeteria (former, now Wing Shoon Restaurant) Lower East Side Manhattan A storied Lower East Side gathering place
George P. Davis American Legion Post 116 and Auxiliary Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn Veterans' center in Bedford-Stuyvesant
Golden Swan Garden West Village Manhattan Urban oasis on the former site of a beloved dive bar
Governors Island Governors Island Manhattan Former military base now transformed into a public park
Gran Bwa Prospect Lefferts Gardens Brooklyn Venerated Haitian gathering site in Prospect Park
Greenacre Park Midtown Manhattan "Vest-pocket park" in Midtown Manhattan
Hans Christian Andersen Statue Central Park Manhattan Central Park statue for the Danish author
Happy Land Social Club Memorial East Tremont Bronx Monument to the 87 victims of the 1990 Happy Land Social Club fire
Harlem Meer East Harlem Manhattan Lake in the northeastern tip of Central Park
Hindu Temple Society of North America Downtown Flushing Queens A major center for the Hindu community
Holcombe Rucker Park Harlem Manhattan Harlem park named for community activist and basketball league founder
Horn & Hardart Automats Midtown Manhattan Restaurants that pioneered waiterless service
Hostelling International New York Manhattan Valley Manhattan New York City's first official youth hostel, and former Association Residence for Respectable Aged Indigent Females
Hua Mei Bird Garden Lower East Side Manhattan Community garden in Sara Delano Roosevelt Park that houses beautiful songbirds
Indigo Cafe and Books (former) Fort Greene Brooklyn Black-owned bookstore, cafe and community space, now online
Intersection of West & Christopher Streets West Village Manhattan New Yorkers cheered rescue workers here after September 11th
Jim Power's Astor Place Mosaic Trail East Village Manhattan Permanent installation of the Mosaic Man's fanciful light poles
Julia de Burgos Latino Cultural Center East Harlem Manhattan Studios and performing space for Latino artists
Kensington Library Kensington Brooklyn A quiet meeting ground in Kensington Village
Korean Students Association in New York Midtown Manhattan Home Away from Home for Korean Students in New York
La Plaza Cultural East Village Manhattan A vast community garden and performance space
Lafayette Monument Park Slope Brooklyn Popular meeting place
Lenox Lounge Central Harlem Manhattan Historic jazz club, home of the famous Zebra Room
Lion's Rock/Jones Woods (site of) Yorkville Manhattan 19th century meeting place
Little Gallery of the Photo-Secession aka 291 (site of) Midtown South Manhattan Meeting place and gallery of avant garde photographers
Little Spain and La Nacional Social Club & Restaurant Greenwich Village Manhattan Spanish-speaking New Yorkers have long gathered here
Liz Christy Bowery-Houston Community Garden East Village Manhattan New York City's first community garden
Lucky Corner East Harlem Manhattan Intersection where Fiorello LaGuardia and other politicians held rallies
Magic Table at the Hotel Edison Cafe Midtown Manhattan Gathering place for magicians for a half century
Malcolm X & Dr. Betty Shabazz Center Washington Heights Manhattan Memorial and educational center at the former Audubon Ballroom
McCarren Pool Greenpoint Brooklyn Public pool, now open as a venue for shows and events
Milano's Bar SoHo Manhattan Last of the old Bowery bars
Minton's Playhouse Central Harlem Manhattan After-hours hangout for jazz musicians and the birthplace of bebop
Mt. Morris Turkish Baths (former) East Harlem Manhattan Popular bathhouse and one of the last in NYC, founded in 1898
Naumburg Band Shell, Central Park Central Park Manhattan Intimate performance space in Central Park
New York State Pavilion Flushing Queens 1964 World's Fair pavilion designed by Philip Johnson
Nur Ashki Jerrahi Community Tribeca Manhattan An order of dervishes within the Halveti-Jerrahi Tariqat (Sufi Order)
Oak Room, Algonquin Hotel Midtown Manhattan Historic cabaret supper club
Original Blackfoot Mas Camp East Flatbush Brooklyn Storefront where costumes are made for the West-Indian Day Parade
Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto, St. Lucy's Bronxdale Bronx Pilgrimage site at Roman Catholic Church