Tag: Historic Preservation

FREE Walking Tours of Fort Greene & Wallabout

Advanced registration is required! Visit Eventbrite to register for an upcoming tour.  On the 3rd Saturday of each month, the Myrtle Avenue Brooklyn Partnership will host a FREE guided walking…

Podcast Explores Black Arts Heritage in Fort Greene & Clinton Hill

Enjoy strolling the streets of Fort Greene and Clinton Hill while you learn about the area’s rich Black arts history through a self-guided walking tour.  The Myrtle Avenue Black Artstory…

Black Artstory Continues Year-Round

Black Artstory Month 2016 has in fact ended but don’t fret, you can celebrate Black History year-round here in Fort Greene and Clinton Hill through our Black Artstory Podcast, a…

Throwback Thursday: Brooklyn’s First Black Firefighter

This historic photo from 1940 shows the block between Fleet and Hudson along Myrtle Avenue. On this block, a few decades earlier, lived William Nicholson who at the age of…