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Brooklyn Heights Tours
April 1, 2019 @ 8:00 am - June 30, 2019 @ 5:00 pm$25.00
Explore New York City’s first Landmark District on a special tour co-sponsored by Big Onion Tours and the Brooklyn Historical Society.
On this in-depth walk learn about the neighborhood’s agricultural roots, its emergence as the country’s first suburb, and its 20th-century decline and dramatic regeneration. The tour ends at Brooklyn Historical Society and will (pending BHS availability) include a behind-the-scenes tour of the building and free admission to the museum. Stops could include: The Hotel St George, Plymouth Church of the Pilgrims, and sites associated with Seth Low, George Washington, Victoria Woodhull, Truman Capote, Arthur Miller, WEB DuBois, and Gypsy Rose Lee.