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Turnstile Tours

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Engaging tours of the Brooklyn Navy Yard, Brooklyn Army Terminal, Brooklyn Waterfront, WWII History of New York, Food Carts and Trucks, and public markets. Tours on foot, by bus, bicycle, and boat. All tours offered in partnership with local...more
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Hours Today: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Corner of Flushing Ave and Carlton Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11205
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+1 347-903-8687
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All reviews navy yard food carts great tour dry dock cart tour naval history essex market nyc food midtown tour brian hoffman our guide was extremely knowledgeable new york the financial district world war ii ship building two hours tour leader
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great tour. Lots of history. Worth the price. Andrew was very knowledgeable. Will definitely sign up for another tour.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jackviv
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed Adam's tour. I've been looking forward to tour New Labs for a while (very impressed with their members). I'll definitely take another Turnstile Tour, they're amazing insights into histories of my own backyard.

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have attended 2 Navy Yard tours and 1 Army terminal tour. The guides were very knowledgeable, professional, welcoming, helpful. They are full of interesting detail and make sure that everyone is comfortable I've heard their food card tours are wonderful, would recommend anything they...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kay C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The WWII tour was well-planned & there was no question our guide couldn't answer. TT brings history alive.

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Vacation21753071043
Reviewed 18 December 2018

The “Past, Present, Future” tour covers a lot of ground—literally and figuratively. I look forward to trying Turnstile Tours’ other Navy Yard tours.

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Daydream28251221957
Reviewed 11 December 2018

We had a fascinating time touring the continuing to evolve Brooklyn Navy Yard, a major industrial development site. Our tour guide was outstanding. It was interesting to see mostly out of towners on the tour, For me, a native New Yorker it was a dream...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank aaltman45
Reviewed 5 December 2018

a well-balanced tour, offering many fun anecdotal stories as well as interesting facts about the Army Terminal's development and its future! Remember to tip the tour-guide.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank aidaz1414
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

We did a tour of the Navy Yard with Doug. He was an excellent guide. Passionate, interesting and was able to answer every question we threw at him (and there were a lot!). He had lot of photos from earlier times at the navy yard...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank baers
Reviewed 28 November 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour. The subject matter was presented and explained in a fascinating manner. An utter enjoyment and learning experience!

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Charles S
Reviewed 22 November 2018

An excellent tour including sampling of 6 or so foods from different food trucks run mostly by immigrants from many parts of the globe.We took the midtown tour with Brian last year and just did the financial dt. tour. Again we had Brian and he...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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