Learn the marvelous story of the building of this bridge. Why did it take almost 14 years to complete? Designing it, building it, celebrating it and those that died for it. It changed the City of New York and the City of Brooklyn forever. We will also learn of the Roebling family and its members who worked tirelessly on this project. Viewing and exploring the City from the pedestrian path of the historic, engineering marvel of a bridge. Opened in 1883, it connects the once independent city of Brooklyn to Manhattan. We will walk, explore and see the sites along the Brooklyn Bridge and I’ll let you know their history. Then, it’s on to the neighborhoods of Brooklyn Heights and DUMBO.
TOUR COMPANY: Marc Landman NYC Tour Guide
TOUR TYPE: private, walking, tour_led_by_ganyc_member,
Meets On: by_appointment_only,
Tour Duration: Three (3) Hours
Tour Distance: Approx 6 miles
Tour Includes: Food & Dining Once in Brooklyn! We are in very chic, DUMBO with 19th century manufacturing structures. Now filled with cafes, top-notch Brooklyn made chocolates, delicious cookies and wonderful bakeries. We can enjoy them by the waterfront. Nearby, in historic Brooklyn Heights, are some of the world’s most famous Pizza establishments. They are all just a short walk.
Language(s) Spoken: english,
Max # of Guests: 10
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