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The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC), formed in 1965, is the New York City governmental commission that administers the city's Landmarks Preservation Law. Since its founding, it has designated over a thousand landmarks, classified into four categories: individual landmarks, interior landmarks, scenic landmarks, and historic districts.

The New York City borough of the Bronx contains numerous landmarks designated by the LPC, several interior landmarks and historic districts. The following is an incomplete list. Some of these are also National Historic Landmark (NHL) sites, and NHL status is noted where known.


Historic districts

Landmark name Image Date designated Location
Bertine Block Historic District Bertine Block - 136th Street.jpg April 5, 1994 Mott Haven
Clay Avenue Historic District April 5, 1994 Fleetwood Concourse Village
Fieldston Historic District January 10, 2006 Fieldston
Longwood Historic District July 8, 1980; extension: February 8, 1983 Longwood
Manida Street Historic District June 23, 2020 Hunts Point
Morris Avenue Historic District July 15, 1986 Mount Hope
Morris High School Historic District
Morris High School Historic District, Roughly bounded by Boston Rd., Jackson and Forrest Aves., and E. 166th and Home Sts. Morrisania, Bronx County, New York.JPG
December 21, 1982 Morrisania
Mott Haven East Historic District
East 139.jpg
April 5, 1994 Mott Haven
Mott Haven Historic District July 29, 1969 Mott Haven
Perry Avenue Historic District December 15, 2009 Bedford Park
Riverdale Historic District October 16, 1990 Riverdale

Individual landmarks

Landmark name Image Date designated Location
175 Belden Street 175 Belden St City Island jeh.jpg July 28, 1981 City Island
1857 Anthony Avenue July 15, 1986 Tremont
21 Tier Street June 20, 2000 City Island
50th Police Precinct Station House (Former) (40th Police Precinct Station House) Kingsbridge Heights Community Center, August 2013.jpg July 15, 1986 Kingsbridge Heights
52nd Police Precinct Station House 52 Pct NYPD jeh.jpg June 18, 1974 Norwood
614 Courtlandt Avenue Building February 10, 1987 Melrose
62nd Police Precinct Station House (41st Police Precinct Station House), 1086 Simpson Street Fort Apache Police Precinct, 2007.JPG June 2, 1992 Longwood
Administration Building at East 180th Street (Former New York, Westchester & Boston Railroad, Administration Building) NYWB HQ from BRP south jeh.JPG May 11, 1976 Van Nest
Alderbrook House, 4715 Independence Avenue 40°53′44.5″N 73°54′44″W / 40.895694°N 73.91222°W / 40.895694; -73.91222 December 14, 2010 Hudson Hill
Alumni House (Housing Office), East Fordham Road and 191st Street Fordham Manor, Bronx, NY, USA - panoramio (7).jpg February 3, 1981 Fordham University Rose Hill campus
American Bank Note Company Printing Plant Amer Bank Note Tiffany Lafayette jeh.jpg February 5, 2008 Hunts Point
American Female Guardian Society (Former) (Home of the Friendless Woody Crest Home), 936 Woodycrest Avenue 40°49′50″N 73°55′46″W / 40.83056°N 73.92944°W / 40.83056; -73.92944 March 28, 2000 Highbridge
Andrew Freedman Home Andrew Freedman Home 1125 GC jeh.jpg June 2, 1992 Concourse
Anthony Campagna Estate, 640 West 249th Street 40°53′48″N 73°54′39″W / 40.89667°N 73.91083°W / 40.89667; -73.91083 November 16, 1993 Hudson Hill
Baird (Astor Court), New York Zoological Park (Bronx Zoo) June 20, 2000 Bronx Zoo
Bartow-Pell Mansion Bartow-pell-mansion.jpg February 15, 1966 Pelham Bay Park
Bedford Park Congregational Church 40°52′17″N 73°53′0″W / 40.87139°N 73.88333°W / 40.87139; -73.88333 June 20, 2000 Bedford Park
Begrisch Hall at Bronx Community College Begrisch Hall, Western Elevation.jpg January 8, 2002 Bronx Community College
Samuel H. and Mary T. Booth House, 30 Centre Street November 28, 2017 City Island
Bronx Borough Courthouse Bronx Boro Court House jeh.JPG July 28, 1981 Melrose
Bronx County Courthouse Bronx County Court jeh.JPG July 13, 1976 Concourse
Bronx Grit Chamber Bronx Grit Chamber north jeh.jpg June 8, 1982 Port Morris
Bronx Post Office USPS GC 150 jeh.jpg September 14, 1976 Mott Haven
Christ Church Christ Church, Bronx, NY.JPG January 11, 1967 Riverdale
College of Mount St. Vincent Administration Building 40°54′49″N 73°54′32″W / 40.91361°N 73.90889°W / 40.91361; -73.90889 February 8, 1979 Riverdale
The Conservatory (Palm House and Wings) Ny-botanical-haupt-conservatory.JPG October 16, 1973 New York Botanical Garden
Cornelius Baker Hall of Philosophy BxCC Hall of Philosophy jeh.jpg February 15, 1966 Bronx Community College
Crotona Play Center 40°50′24″N 73°53′54″W / 40.84000°N 73.89833°W / 40.84000; -73.89833 June 26, 2007 Crotona Park
Dollar Savings Bank (Former), 2972 Third Avenue Dollar Savings Bank E147 3d Av Bx jeh.jpg January 12, 2010 The Hub
Dollar Savings Bank Building (Emigrant Savings Bank), 2516-2530 Grand Concourse 40°51′47.7″N 73°53′45.5″W / 40.863250°N 73.895972°W / 40.863250; -73.895972 July 19, 1994 Fordham Manor
Edgehill Church of Spuyten Duyvil (United Church of Christ) Edgehill Church jeh.JPG November 25, 1980 Spuyten Duyvil
Estey Piano Company Factory Bruckner Lincoln warehouse jeh.jpg May 16, 2006 Port Morris
Firehouse, Engine Company 41 June 12, 2012 Melrose
Firehouse, Engine Company 46, Hook and Ladder Company 17 February 12, 2013 Bathgate
Firehouses, Engine Company 73 and Hook and Ladder Company 42 February 12, 2013 Longwood
Firehouse, Engine Company 83, Hook and Ladder Company 29 June 12, 2012 Mott Haven
Firehouse, Hook and Ladder Company 17 (Engine Company 60), 341 East 143rd Street H&L 17 house 341 E 143rd St Bx jeh.JPG June 20, 2000 Mott Haven
Fonthill Castle (College Library), College of Mount St. Vincent 40°54′48″N 73°54′35″W / 40.91333°N 73.90972°W / 40.91333; -73.90972 March 15, 1966 Riverdale
Fort Schuyler Schuyler2007south.JPG April 19, 1966 Throggs Neck
Gould Memorial Library NYU library2 crop.jpg February 15, 1966 Bronx Community College
Greyston Conference Center (William E. Dodge House), 690 West 247th Street William E Dodge House, Bronx NY.JPG October 13, 1970 Hudson Hill
Greyston (William E. and Sarah T. Hoadley Dodge Jr., Estate) Gatehouse, 4695 Independence Avenue 40°53′41.3″N 73°54′42.3″W / 40.894806°N 73.911750°W / 40.894806; -73.911750 March 22, 2011 Riverdale
H.F. Spaulding House (Coachman's Residence) Henry F. Spaulding Coachman's House, Bronx NY.JPG July 28, 1981 Riverdale
Hadley House, 5122 Post Road June 20, 2000 Fieldston
Haffen Building, Willis Avenue and 148th Street 40°48′55″N 73°55′7.5″W / 40.81528°N 73.918750°W / 40.81528; -73.918750 June 22, 2010 The Hub
Hall of Fame Hofsouthjeh.jpg February 15, 1966 Bronx Community College
Hall of Languages BxCC Hall of Languages jeh.jpg February 15, 1966 Bronx Community College
Herman Ridder Junior High School (Public School 98), 1619 Boston Road 40°50′10.8″N 73°53′26.5″W / 40.836333°N 73.890694°W / 40.836333; -73.890694 Boston Rd Suburban La jeh.JPG December 11, 1990 Morrisania
High Bridge, Aqueduct, and Pedestrian Walk High Bridge jeh.JPG November 10, 1970 Highbridge
High Pumping Station Concourse red shop jeh.JPG July 28, 1981 Jerome Park
Kingsbridge Armory (Eighth Regiment Armory) Kingsbridge Armory.jpg September 24, 1974 Jerome Park
Loew's Paradise Theater Loews Paradise GC jeh.JPG April 15, 1997 Fordham
Lorillard Snuff Mill Lorillard-snuff-mill.JPG April 19, 1966 New York Botanical Garden
Macomb's Dam Bridge (Central Bridge) and 155th Street Viaduct Macombs Dam Br 153 park jeh.jpg January 14, 1992 Concourse, also listed in the Borough of Manhattan
Messiah Home for Children, 1777 Andrews Avenue and 177th Street SOUTHEAST (FRONT) ELEVATION - Messiah Home for Children, 1771 Andrews Avenue, Bronx, Bronx County, NY HABS NY,3-BRONX,11-1.tif June 24, 1997 Morris Heights
New York Botanical Garden Museum (Library) Building, Fountain of Life, and Tulip Tree Allee NYBG HQ west jeh.jpg March 24, 2009 New York Botanical Garden
New York Public Library, Morrisania Branch (McKinley Square Branch), 610 East 169th Street 40°49′53″N 73°54′6″W / 40.83139°N 73.90167°W / 40.83139; -73.90167 NYPL Bronx Morrisania Library IMG 2780 HLG.jpg June 16, 1998 Morrisania
New York Public Library, Hunts Point Branch Hunts Point NYPL 877 Southern Blvd jeh.jpg April 14, 2009 Hunts Point
New York Public Library, Woodstock Branch, 761 East 160th Street 40°49′14″N 73°54′16.5″W / 40.82056°N 73.904583°W / 40.82056; -73.904583 April 14, 2009 Woodstock
Noonan Plaza Apartments, 139 West 168th Street 40°50′19″N 73°55′32″W / 40.83861°N 73.92556°W / 40.83861; -73.92556 June 22, 2010 Highbridge
Old West Farms Soldier Cemetery, 2103 Bryant Avenue and 180th Street 40°50′37″N 73°52′46″W / 40.84361°N 73.87944°W / 40.84361; -73.87944 August 2, 1967 West Farms
Orchard Beach Bathhouse and Promenade June 20, 2006 Pelham Bay Park
Park Plaza Apartments Park Plaza Apts fr Mullaly Park jeh.jpg May 12, 1981 Highbridge
Poe Cottage Edgar Allan Poe's house in the Bronx.jpg February 15, 1966 Fordham
Public School 15 Dark Dyre PS15 jeh.jpg January 10, 1978 Eastchester
Public School 27, St Ann's Avenue PS27 St Ann 148 jeh.JPG September 19, 1995 Mott Haven
Public School 31, 425 Grand Concourse July 15, 1986 Mott Haven
Public School 91 PS91 Highbridge 1257 Ogden jeh.JPG August 25, 1981 Highbridge
Rainey Memorial Gates Rainey Memorial Gate (4372257682).jpg January 11, 1967 Bronx Zoo
Riverdale Presbyterian Church Riverdale Presbyterian Church Complex. Bronx NY.JPG April 19, 1966 Riverdale
Robert Colgate House ("Stonehurst") (Nicholas Katzenbach House) Robert Colgate House, Bronx NY.JPG October 13, 1970 Hudson Hill
Rockefeller Fountain (Bronx Zoo) February 20, 1968 Bronx Zoo
Rose Hill (Fordham University Administration Building) Fordham University 09.JPG August 18, 1970 Fordham University Rose Hill campus
St. Ann's Church and Graveyard St Anns COE jeh.JPG June 9, 1967 Mott Haven
St. John's Church, 3021 Kingsbridge Avenue John RCC 3021 Kingsbridge Av jeh.JPG February 19, 1974 Kingsbridge
St. John's Residence Hall, Fordham Road and East 179th Street St. Robert's Hall (Queen's Court) postcard.jpg August 18, 1970 Fordham University Rose Hill campus
St. James' Episcopal Church St. James Episcopal Church, Bronx, NY.jpg November 25, 1980 Fordham
St. Peter's Church, Chapel, and Cemetery, 2500 Westchester Avenue 40°50′19″N 73°50′38″W / 40.83861°N 73.84389°W / 40.83861; -73.84389 St. Peter's Church, Chapel and Cemetery Complex IMG 1921 HLG.png March 23, 1976 Westchester Square
Samuel Pell House, 586 City Island Avenue 40°52′15.4″N 73°47′24.6″W / 40.870944°N 73.790167°W / 40.870944; -73.790167 October 29, 2002 City Island
William H. Schofield House, 65 Schofield Street April 12, 2012 City Island
Second Battery Armory 1122 Franklin Avenue 40°49′41″N 73°54′20″W / 40.82806°N 73.90556°W / 40.82806; -73.90556 June 2, 1992 Morrisania
Captain John H. Stafford House (Stafford "Osborn" House) 95 Pell Place 40°50′33″N 73°47′8″W / 40.84250°N 73.78556°W / 40.84250; -73.78556 November 28, 2017 City Island
Sunnyslope (Bright Temple A.M.E. Church) Sunnyslope south Bronx 2012-09 jeh.jpg July 28, 1981 Hunts Point
Tremont Baptist Church, 324 East Tremont Avenue Tremont Baptist Church by camera phone jeh.jpg February 8, 2000 Tremont
Union Reformed Church of Highbridge (Highbridge Community Church), 1272 Ogden Avenue 40°50′22″N 73°55′31″W / 40.83944°N 73.92528°W / 40.83944; -73.92528 November 16, 2010 Highbridge
United Workers' Cooperative Colony ("The Coops") 40°51′57″N 73°52′11″W / 40.86583°N 73.86972°W / 40.86583; -73.86972 United Workers Cooperatives, 2700-2870 Bronx Park E, Bronx County, New York.JPG June 2, 1992 Allerton
University Heights Bridge University Heights Bridge from Harlem River jeh.jpg September 11, 1984 University Heights
Van Cortlandt Mansion Van-cortland-house-bronx.JPG March 15, 1966 Van Cortlandt Park
Van Schaick Free Reading Room/Huntington Free Library and Reading Room Huntington FL main reading room jeh.jpg April 5, 1994 Westchester Square
Varian House Valentine-varian-house.JPG March 15, 1966 Norwood
Washington Bridge Wash Br Harlem water jeh.JPG September 14, 1982 Morris Heights
Wave Hill House Wave Hill entrance.jpg June 21, 1966 Riverdale
Williamsbridge Reservoir Keeper's House, 3400 Reservoir Oval 40°52′44.5″N 73°52′32.7″W / 40.879028°N 73.875750°W / 40.879028; -73.875750 WilliamsbridgeReservoirHouse.jpg February 8, 2000 Norwood

Interior landmarks

Landmark name Image Date designated
Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum Interior Bartow-Pell Mansion- Salon.jpg May 27, 1975
Crotona Play Center Bath House Interior, Main Floor Interior June 26, 2007
Dollar Savings Bank (Emigrant Savings Bank), First Floor Interior July 19, 1994
Gould Memorial Library, Bronx Community College, City University of New York, Ground Floor Interior Interior of Gould Memorial Library (Rotunda).jpg August 11, 1981
Loew's Paradise Theater Interior May 16, 2006
Morris High School, Ground Floor Interior (Duncan Hall) December 21, 1982
Van Cortlandt Mansion Interior Van Cortlandt mansion, Van Cortlandt Park, Bronx, New York. LOC gsc.5a16018.tif July 22, 1975
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