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Ditmas Park

Cortelyou Road, Brooklyn, NY
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Victorian Flatbush Walking Tour
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Cortelyou Road, Brooklyn, NY
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

Huge homes, almost all architecturally unique, i.e, very few alike. Massive sycamore trees, with gnarly tree trunks. And, when we were there, gigantic rhododendron bushes in full bloom. Ditmas Park includes several Q Line subway stops. There is an excellent commercial strip on Cortelyou Road,...More

Thank urbanguy
Reviewed 20 May 2017

A great place to visit over the holiday season these people really go all out with decorating its amazing to see such enthusiasm.

Thank LAFAMILLEG11231
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Wonderful place for a long walk, easily accessible by subway, great for trick-or treating on Halloween or for admiring beautiful houses when the flowers bloom in spring.

Thank thewoodygirls
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Ditmas Park is home to some amazing NYC architecture. The stately homes on Rugby Road are not to be missed. If you're visiting the area try some of the restaurants and cafes on Cortelyou. Mimi's Hummus is definitely a favorite. This is a great neighborhood...More

Thank ashginz
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Ditmas Park is one of my favorite neighborhoods in all of NYC. It's a part of NYC that people never expect - a village-like atmosphere (Cortelyou Road has numerous great restaurants, etc.) along with old Victorian houses and other style that seems more out of...More

Thank Erin O
Reviewed 13 September 2016

There are a lot of great houses and a serene area just blocks from a chaotic nabe. Quiet. Prime expensive real estate.

Thank deansi
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This is a great area. I worked in this area for over 20 yrs. on and off. Good coffee shops,easy to get to by train or bus. If you're into looking at old house this place is for you. You might even see a movie...More

Thank donny b
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Wonderful neighborhood of victorian homes. They're not palatial (except by NYC apartment standards), but for most Americans, used to new houses, it's a fascinating walk. Check out the Tibetan restaurant at the subway. It's very plain, but delicious!!

Thank mhughu
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Beautiful old homes, many built for film stars like Mary Pickford and the like. Worth a walk around for architecture lovers. Sofie's Choice was filmed in a school-mates home. The neighbor hood is quint and tree lined and a short distance to Prospect Park's south...More

Thank VFF63
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Why is this even listed here. Its a residential neighborhood with private homes. Its one of the prettier and better places to live in Brooklyn but absolutely nothing to do as a tourist.

Thank grlfrmnsk
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