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Walk Through Victorian Brooklyn Heights

The Top 9 Things to Do in Brooklyn Heights

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Brooklyn Heights was built by bankers, shipping magnates, and industrialists in the late 1800s and early 1900s, so you’ll get a sense of how Brooklyn’s rich and powerful once lived. Take this detailed walking tour that points out some of the architecture in this area, or if you’re not a fan of unguided walks, take an organized tour to learn more about the historic buildings here.