This tour is guaranteed to lift your understanding of Brooklyn Heights to new- well, heights.
Brooklyn Heights, and neighboring DUMBO, have historical connections to some of the great political and artistic luminaries in United States History, including George Washington, Walt Whitman, Gypse Rose Lee, Anne Hathaway, and many more.
Your guide will clue you in on some of these connections, plus show you the incredible architecture lining these hallowed streets. This includes pre-Civil War homes, the Brooklyn Heights Promenade, and DUMBO’s post-industrial environs.
And to reward for yourself for how much smarter you got, you'll even stop in at Jacque Torres Chocolate for some free samples. Satisfy your craving for knowledge, then satisfy your sweet tooth!
Note: The exact meeting location is given upon confirmation of booking. Includes post-tour stop at local eatery for food and drinks, which are not included in the price.
What to expect
- Embark on an educational walking tour of historic Brooklyn Heights, and the post-industrial DUMBO
- Learn about some of the historical figures and literary giants with connections to the community
- Enjoy some free chocolate samples from Jacques Torres Chocolate before heading to a local eatery for food and drinks
- Enjoy an historical foray into two stunning, fascinating neighborhoods
About this Activity
|Price||$23.00 per guest|
|Duration / Session||2 hours|
About the Teacher
Mike has been a licensed NYC sightseeing guide for 5 years. But for many years before, he was an unofficial tour guide to friends and family as they came to visit him in the greatest city in the world - sparking an interest in showcasing the Big Apple professionally.
There are no refunds; all sales are final.