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Brooklyn Bridge

City Hall Park, Brooklyn, NY 10007
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Opened in 1883, the Brooklyn Bridge provides passage between Brooklyn and Manhattan for motorists, trains, bicycles and pedestrians. One of the primary symbols of New York City, it is a marvel of design and provides spectacular views of the city's skyline.
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“great walk” (454 reviews)
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City Hall Park, Brooklyn, NY 10007
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was a lovely walk across one of NYC’s famous bridges. Lovely little craft stores as you walk along, beautiful views along the river. It can get busy but trust me it’s worth the walk! Just wrap up warm if it’s winter as it was...More

Thank Fiona K
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

One of my favourite activities from my to to NYC. We got a water taxi over to DUMBO before walking back over the bridge to Manhattan. The views are simply stunning. Watch out for the cyclists as they won't stop if you get in their...More

Thank LauraBear76
Reviewed 2 days ago

Hiking the Brooklyn Bridge provides a persecutive on Lower Manhattan as well as Downtown Brooklyn unequaled anywhere else. The hen you come off the Bridge on the Brooklyn side head down to Fulton Ferry and River Cafe. Grimaldi's Pizza is a popular spot and a...More

Thank Stephanium
Reviewed 2 days ago

The views are tremendous, probably some of the best of the Manhattan skyline, but trying to fight the crowds makes it almost not worth it, what with all of the people taking selfies, the vendors and the bicycles that are riding completely too fast...the walking...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Walked the bridge took 30 mins average walk one way nice views of the skyline of Manhattan and the bridge, we didn’t go over into Brooklyn, be carful of the cyclists they will take you out rather than ring a bell to move over.

Thank Jill B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is an excellent way to view the skyline and enjoy the outdoors at the same time! It’s beautiful even in the cold.

Thank Bethany S
Reviewed 2 days ago

While it was a little chilly out, it was still great to walk across the Brooklyn Bridge. There are so many people out for a stroll or a run, that it really made you feel part of the city. It also give you great views...More

Thank travelingbeachbum00
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We took a water taxi down to Brooklyn and walked back across the bridge and it is definitely worth doing! The taxi took about 30 minutes from the ferry port and walking back across the bridge took about 30 minutes too. The views are spectacular,...More

Thank Kirstin B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A very beautiful bridge to walk across. There are lanes for bicycles and pedestrians. Watch out for bicycles though. It’s an easy walk with lots of views.

Thank umas7
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Took the subway across to High Street and walked back to see the Manhattan skyline. But alas, sleet and snow made this rather more of a whiteout than an observation. Good to see the pedestrian bridge being swept by machine but that did make the...More

Thank mozart21
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2 December 2017|
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Response from maylent | Reviewed this property |
It depends on where are you guys heading after the walk, because I have done it both ways and the train station is farther from the bridge on the Brooklyn side. If you have another destination in Brooklyn afterwards I’ll... More
Jodie R
20 October 2017|
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Response from Ian B | Reviewed this property |
You can just walk across by yourself at no charge. You can take great photos if the weather is good. Enjoy !
19 October 2017|
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Response from BritishColumbiaKathy | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we took the hop on and off bus. I am sure there would be street parking somewhere near.