Walt Whitman Houses - New York City Housing Authority 287 Myrtle Ave, Brooklyn, NY11205 This location is called Walt Whitman Houses, owned by the New York City Housing Authority. The complex consists of…More fifteen buildings. It is home to a senior center, a community center and tenants' association. The massive Fort Greene park is conveniently located across the street.
Brooklyn Public Library Walt Whitman Branch 93 Saint Edwards St, Brooklyn, NY11205 The Walt Whitman Branch's predecessor opened in 1900 in a nearby tenement house. In 1908 the library moved into its…More current location, and built a collection of works on naval architecture and science that catered to workers from the nearby Brooklyn Navy Yard. It was renamed after Brooklyn's most famous poet in 1943.