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Brooklyn Heights Promenade

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Address: Remsen St to Orange St along the East River, Brooklyn, NY
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Offering magnificent views of the Manhattan skyline and the Brooklyn...

Offering magnificent views of the Manhattan skyline and the Brooklyn Bridge, this 1/3-mile-long sliver of green overlooks Brooklyn's busy industrial waterfront.

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Stunning view

Visited the promenade as part of the tours by foot tour of Brooklyn bridge, Dumbo and Brooklyn Heights. The view of the Manhattan skyline is awesome.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited the promenade as part of the tours by foot tour of Brooklyn bridge, Dumbo and Brooklyn Heights. The view of the Manhattan skyline is awesome.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Promenade is a place to go to see the sights across the river, to walk or stroll at your own pace. All the benches provide places to sit and read, to think, to chat with a friend, to enjoy the day. For any or all of the above, I highly recommend a visit to the Promenade

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply has the most amazing views at night so dont forget to take a tripod for those amazing night shots

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great walk along New York Harbor. Take time to sit on a bench to enjoy the view of NYC, the pedestrians and the boats as they pass by.

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Thank SherrieS
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We come too often to promenade since we're staying in Brooklyn heights. Summer is the best time to hang out here. For me, this is the perfect spot in NYC.

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Thank Julius D
Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I truly enjoy the Brooklyn Heights Promenade. It is a great place to go if you want to be alone, with a mate, your children, pets, etc. The view is magnificent. You won't be disappointed.

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Thank 777slim
Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just being there puts you right in the middle of so much history. The lights at night is too die for we all had such great laughter and fun that night on the promenade.

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Thank Simone L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love the repurposed barely used pier giving access to the public to these sight lines and viewpoints of the city from a beautifully created and molded landscape. The best part is the different styles and textures of the park environment. It's also very ergonomic. The architect of this park was really anti uniformity. Some of the old structures are... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Where else can you go and see The Statue of Liberty, Downtown, Brooklyn Bridge, Empire State Building all in one panoramic view? It's a nice spot to take pictures, sit and read or simply watch the people walking their dogs and jogging. Of course it's always fun to imagine being able to afford one of the stylish apartments that surround... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for a quiet romantic space this is the place to be with that special someone! You can walk in the summertime taking in the cool breeze and enjoy the sound of the waves and best of all it's free!

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