Join NYCxDESIGN in a design-filled journey across the city's five boroughs. This self-guided tour is of Clinton Hill and Fort Greene.
The historic neighborhoods of Clinton Hill and Fort Greene are recognized for their tree-lined streets and quintessential Brooklyn brownstones. But take a closer look at these adjacent north Brooklyn neighborhoods and you’ll find some of the borough’s most creative residents. The Brooklyn Navy Yard alone houses over 450 businesses which employ over 11,000 creators, artisans, fabricators, and innovators in every industrial sector from furniture manufacturing to innovative high-tech research, not forgetting the numerous independent creative studios spread throughout the area. With the variety of creative businesses, cultural institutions, and restaurants located within these neighborhoods, design and its makers certainly abound here.