Neighborhood Guide

Cypress Hills

Cypress Hills is the easternmost neighborhood in Brooklyn. It’s primarily Black and Hispanic population is working to improve their neighborhood through such community renewal efforts as community gardens, public murals, and youth outreach. The hills that hugs Highland Park north Jamaica Avenue offers a panoramic view of Brooklyn Queens as distant as far Rockaway. In the last half of the 19th century Cypress Hills grew from a quiet rural community into a thriving suburban development.

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Upcoming Events

Sat 17

The Game of Jewish Life

January 15 - February 22
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Every day until Feb 22, 2018
Jewish Children’s Museum Brooklyn NY United States
Sat 17

Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company to Celebrate a Joyful the Year of the Dog

January 31 @ 10:00 am - March 1 @ 10:30 am
Kumble Theater Brooklyn NY United States
Tue 13

Burning Love

February 13 @ 6:00 am - February 17 @ 9:00 am
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Every day until Feb 16, 2018
Rise Brooklyn Fitness Brooklyn NY United States
Sat 17

The Brobot Johnson Experience

February 14 @ 8:00 pm - March 17 @ 8:00 pm
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Every week until Mar 17, 2018
The Bushwick Starr Brooklyn NY United States

Getting Here

- A, C (blue lines) and J, M, Z (orange lines) to Broadway Junction
- J train (orange line) to Van Siclen Avenue, Cleveland Street and Crescent Street
- L train (gray line) to Bushwick Ave - Aberdeen Street
- LIRR to East New York

Nearby Neighborhoods

  • Bay Ridge
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant
  • Bensonhurst
  • Boerum Hill
  • Brighton Beach
  • Brooklyn Heights
  • Bushwick
  • Canarsie
  • Carroll Gardens
  • Clinton Hill
  • Cobble Hill
  • Coney Island
  • Crown Heights
  • Cypress Hills
  • Ditmas Park
  • Downtown Brooklyn
  • Dyker Heights
  • East New York
  • Flatbush
  • Flatlands
  • Fort Greene
  • Gowanus
  • Gravesend
  • Greenpoint
  • Kensington
  • Lefferts Gardens
  • Marine Park
  • Midwood
  • Mill Basin
  • Park Slope
  • Prospect Heights
  • Red Hook
  • Sheepshead Bay
  • South Williamsburg
  • Sunset Park
  • Williamsburg
  • Windsor Terrace