The Fan

The Fan is a district of , so named because of the "fan" shape of the array of streets that extend west from Belvidere Street, on the eastern edge of Monroe Park, westward to the Boulevard.

Landmarks in the Area

Monument Avenue is an avenue in with a tree-lined grassy mall dividing the east- and westbound traffic, punctuated by statues memorializing Virginian Confederate veterans of the American Civil War, including Robert E. Photo: Mentes, Public domain.

Stonewall Jackson School, also known as West End School, is a historic school building located in . Photo: Morgan Riley, CC BY 3.0.

Historic building
Branch House in , was designed in 1916 by the firm of John Russell Pope… Photo: Morgan Riley, CC BY 3.0.

St. James's Episcopal Church is the third oldest Episcopal congregation in , Virginia. Photo: Jweaver28, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Randolph is a historically black middle class neighborhood located within the West End of .

The Museum District, alternately known as West of the Boulevard, or the Upper Fan, is a neighborhood in the city of . is situated 1 mile northwest of The Fan. Photo: andrewbain, CC BY 2.0.

Oregon Hill is a historic working-class neighborhood in . is situated 1¼ miles southeast of The Fan. Photo: Morgan Riley, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Scott's Addition Historic District is a national historic district located in . is situated 1¼ miles north of The Fan. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

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