Jackson Heights, Queens
Jackson Heights Restaurant Picks
Reader picks for Jackson Heights in Queens, New York
Photos of Jackson Heights Historic District
Jackson Heights started in the 1920s as a planned community of novel cooperative apartment buildings, designed to let in plenty of light and air, and often with a private, interior garden. Enjoy these photos of Jackson Heights Historic District.
Jackson Heights Beautification Group
Community organization working to improve the neighborhood. Organizes annual events including Halloween parade and historic district tour.
Shopping in Jackson Heights, Queens
Window shop for saris and 22k gold jewelry on 74th Street in Jackson Heights, or check out an Indian and South Asian import shop for everything from furniture to incense.
Bollywood in Queens: Shopping for DVDs in Jackson Heights
Jackson Heights is a great neighborhood for stocking up on Bollywood films and music. Bollywood is the name for the Indian film industry, and the many titles it produces annually. It is the second largest motion picture industry in the world, and its masala-style films invariably include plenty of song and dance.