The Story of Brooklyn Heights Tour

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In this tour, you will be told from a resident of Brooklyn Heights a compressed and almost storyline version of the four hundred years of Brooklyn. This tour breaks down those four hundred years into four epochs, the colonial era, the suburban era, the fall of Brooklyn Heights, and its rebirth. The tour guide may also point to different restaurants to try out along the way.

Itinerary Details

Operated by: Thomas Carpenito

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At:

View the former City Hall of Brooklyn and engage in a discussion of the importance of Brooklyn in New York City's history.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Brooklyn Historical Society

View one of Brooklyn's most important structures which houses over 400 years of artifacts from Brooklyn's history.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Plymouth Church of the Pilgrims

Stop and admire one of Brooklyn's earliest churches and engage in a discussion about Brooklyn's role in the underground railroad.

Duration: 10 minutes

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Describe and view some of the grand hotels in Brooklyn Heights and highlight many well-known guests.

Duration: 10 minutes

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View the home of one of Brooklyn's most famous residents and have a discussion on their work.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Brooklyn Heights Promenade

See Manhattan's skyline and detail the centuries-long effort to make the view public.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At:

Return to the starting point by walking through Cadman Plaza.

Duration: 15 minutes
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