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Best of Brooklyn Walking Tour in Williamsburg
Tue, July 25, 2017, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM EDT
Come see what the buzz is about!
This walking tour leads you through Brooklyn's hippest neighborhood of Williamsburg. Discover cutting-edge culture, fascinating history, and creative street art.
Experience Brooklyn's sights and culture on a relaxed neighborhood stroll. Over the course of 2 hours you will be immersed in a laid-back district of boutique shops, restaurants and restored lofts. You will walk the streets and take in a scene that's setting global trends. You will encounter innovative small-businesses, creative architecture, and vibrant street artwork. Expect to be presented with a one-of-a-kind view of New York City's waterfront and skyline. Also, visit a local artisanal chocolate factory.
As you witness the phenomenon of Brooklyn, your guide will reveal its fascinating history. Learn about Brooklyn's heritage as a capital of immigration, manufacturing and beer brewing. Discover the story of its recent gentrification, and how its culture, identity and future are being shaped.
Listen closely for insider info about today's current events, like the Billion Dollar Sugar Scheme and the Mysterious Staring Artist. Also, long-forgotten historic tales, like the story of the brewer's offspring who scandalized a nation!
By the end of this walk you will have experienced the pulse of one of the most newly sought-after places in the world, and gained insight into its booming popularity. But most importantly, you will have discovered why Brooklyn is so much FUN!