Take a stroll across one of New York's most iconic bridges and learn the amazing story behind this world-famous landmark. Admire gorgeous views of the Manhattan skyline before you move on to walk through Dumbo, one of the trendiest neighborhoods in Brooklyn.
As you walk along the bridge's pedestrian walkway, your guide shares the dramatic story of the Roebling family, who sacrificed life and health to create what was then the longest suspension bridge in the world. Learn about the arduous work necessary to build the bridge and the Italian, Irish, and German immigrants who labored heroically to complete the historic endeavor.
After some incredible views as you cross the East River, step onto the streets of Dumbo. See how the nearby Manhattan Bridge dominates the area and learn how it gave the neighborhood its name. Your expert guide, a Brooklyn native, effortlessly segues from historical facts to cultural and foodie tips as you explore the historic neighborhood.