Looking to expand your circle of shmoozing? Penetrate the mysteries of one of New York’s most iconic cultures during this tour of Williamsburg.
You’ll become acquainted with the past and current day concerns of New York’s Hasidic community. Along the way, you’ll take in over 100 sites in the Hasidic Triangle, including the 18th century mansions of what was once known as “millionaire’s row,” now repurposed to serve a community that eschews materialistic concerns. Your guide will walk you through the long history of Williamsburg up to mid-20th century, before offering insights into the trends that reshaped the community following the resettlement of many European Jews in the area following World War II.
Whether you’re new to Brooklyn, or just want a more intimate understanding of its many faces, this an educational excursion that won’t find you kvetching.
What to expect
- Enjoy an intimate introduction to over 100 sites and the culture of Hasidic community of Brooklyn
- Learn about the history of Williamsburg and observe some its well-regarded historical buildings
- Delve into the surprisingly complex culture and politics of this simple-living community
- Expand and educate your mind during an enlightening walk through one of NYC’s oldest neighborhoods
About this Activity
|Price||$58.00 per guest|
|Duration / Session||3 hours|