In this video, John, a tour guide with Free Tours by Foot NYC, takes you on a walking tour of Brooklyn Heights. MORE NYC VIDEOS: https://www.youtube.com/c/FreeToursbyFootNewYorkWalks/videos.
Known as America’s first suburb, Brooklyn Heights is truly a gem. Travel and Leisure named it one of America’s top 10 most beautiful neighborhoods, and its beauty is rivaled only by its place in American history.
These quaint, tree-lined streets have been the sites of Revolutionary War battles, abolitionist activism and have inspired numerous novelists.
Visit a stop on the Underground Railroad, or the home of Truman Capote, where he penned Breakfast at Tiffany’s and where Jackie Robinson signed with the Dodgers.
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