HISTORIC SITES

217 Mott Street, rear

Igal Roodenko Residence / Bayard Rustin Residence

Behind this tenement building is another building at the back of the lot that was the home of civil rights... Learn More

Residences
HISTORIC SITES

137 West 71st Street

James Baldwin Residence

Literary icon and civil rights activist James Baldwin used this Upper West Side remodeled rowhouse as his New York City... Learn More

Residences
HISTORIC SITES

78-11 Roosevelt Avenue

Friend’s Tavern

Owned since 1989 by business and personal partners Eddie Valentin and Casimiro Villa, Friend’s Tavern (or Friend’s) in Jackson Heights... Learn More

Bars, Clubs & Restaurants
HISTORIC SITES

89th Street & 37th Avenue

Queens Pride Parade

In 1993, the inaugural Queens Pride Parade and Multicultural Festival took place in the historically gay neighborhood of Jackson Heights... Learn More

Public Spaces
HISTORIC SITES

Seventh Avenue (35th to 41st Streets)

Fashion Walk of Fame

Beginning in the year 2000, plaques have been installed along Seventh Avenue — a corridor synonymous with the fashion industry... Learn More

Public Spaces
HISTORIC SITES

281 West 12th Street

Cubbyhole

After opening DT’s Fat Cat here in 1987, bar owner Tanya Saunders renamed it Cubbyhole in 1994 and envisioned it... Learn More

Bars, Clubs & Restaurants