New York City Housing Authority, Gowanus Houses 211 Hoyt St, Brooklyn, NY11217 The Gowanus Houses is a 14-building public housing project that sits alongside the Gowanus Canal, just two blocks…More from the main drag of Smith Street. The complex, which houses an estimated 2,836 residents, features buildings of all different sizes and heights, as well as common areas and playgrounds. There is also a community center on site that serves meals to elderly members of the community.
Metropolitan Rod & Gun Club 162 Pacific St, Brooklyn, NY11201 The Metropolitan Rod & Gun Club is a sportsman's organization. The club admits men, women and youth. The…More organization offers hunting and fishing trips for members as well as NRA approved safety courses for the public. The club house on Pacific Street is a three story brick building equipped with a gun and archery range, full kitchen and projection room.
Primera Iglesia Bautista 301 Pacific St, Brooklyn, NY11201 Primera Iglesia Bautista, or the First Spanish Baptist Church, is truly a sight to see. Set amongst row houses and…More across the street from a public school playground, the church's Spanish style architecture is both stunning and startling. Founded in 1930, this congregation is close-knit. There's even a Facebook page for alumni!