The Northern Brooklyn neighborhood of Greenpoint offers a scenic waterfront location with views of the Manhattan skyline, an architecturally rich historic district, numerous parks and green spaces, and some top-notch contemporary art galleries. Rent a car in Greenpoint to make it easy to explore Brooklyn, venture into neighboring Queens, or go further afield into one of New York's other boroughs.
With the convenience of a car rental, Greenpoint is easy to explore in its entirety. See the 300-plus late-19th century buildings that make up the Greenpoint Historic District, among them old factory buildings, churches, and row houses once occupied by blue collar shipbuilding and factory workers. Book your NYC vacation in summer and enjoy the free, outdoor swimming pool at McCarren Park, the largest park in Greenpoint. Or enjoy the park's ice rink in winter. And be sure to take in the fine examples of contemporary art any time of year at the Greenpoint Gallery or Greenpoint Terminal Gallery. With Greenpoint car rental, you can also visit other top attractions in Brooklyn, such as Coney Island with its famous amusement park and wide, sandy beach. Or head over to Manhattan via the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway, or I-278, which forms Greenpoint's southern boundary. Drive southwest through Williamsburg, and connect to Manhattan via the Brooklyn Bridge or Manhattan Bridge. Major tourist attractions across the East River in Lower Manhattan include Wall Street and Battery Park, where ferries depart for Liberty Island and the Statue of Liberty, as well as Ellis Island with its interesting immigration museum. Or, drive northeast, across the Kosciuszko Bridge, to Maspeth, Queens, or over the Pulaski Bridge to Long Island City in Queens. This neighborhood is known as a vibrant arts community, home to numerous museums and galleries, and also several scenic waterfront parks.
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