Long Island City
Long Island City is known for its vibrant arts community and is home to Moma PS1, Socrates Sculpture Park, and the Fisher Landau Center for Art. With spectacular views of the East River,the area is served by the G, N, R, Q, E, M and 7 subway lines, creating just a 20 minute commute to Midtown Manhattan. The Long Island Expressway and the Queens Midtown Tunnel also offer easy driving access to Manhattan. NY Waterway offers ferry service between Long Island City, Midtown Manhattan, and Downtown Manhattan.
In Kew Gardens one will find the most popular local spots including Kew Gardens Cinemas, with a selection of independent international films. Dani's Pizzeria and Austin Ale House are among the neighborhood's favorites. The county's civic center, Queens Borough Hall, stands at the northern end of the neighborhood. Kew Gardens is easily accessible via the E and F subways, LIRR train, and surrounding expressways.