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Relax on a bench to people watch, picnic or just take in the breathtaking views of the Manhattan skyline. This exclusively pedestrian walkway is lined with grand historic townhouses and features a playground at Montague Street.
Pierrepont St & Henry ST, Brooklyn, NY
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely quaint & beautiful neighbourhood! Serene near the city. Did not expect such a scene in a city like this. Now I know why people stay here. Just a trot away from the promenade with lovely cafe's & restaurants close by as well....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SuzetteJ37
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brooklyn Heights is a pretty and generally high end area within Brooklyn. Walking the quiet streets is a good way to get a real feel for the area.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MarkP115
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A town within a city, beautifully restored brownstones, small shops, village life at its best - right next to the inhuman agglomeration of Manhattan

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 17 December 2018

I WOULDN’T GO TO BROOKLYN WITH THE SOUL AIM OF CHECKING BROOKLYN HEIGHTS….BUT…. ….incorporated into a BROOKLYN WATERSIDE TOUR, it makes a good little section. “LITTLE” above is no hyperbole – this is a compact area. To the south of the BROOKLYN BRIDGE APPROACHES we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 December 2018

I live here so I'm biased but honestly I love walking around at night listening to music or catching up with friends over the phone. Its so peaceful and picturesque. If you visit NYC and want to get away from the bustle, come for a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 November 2018

I really enjoyed our walk with our guide Onel . Onel was very informative about the construction and history of the Brooklyn bridge and was justly proud of it as a Brookynite himself He showed us the Brooklyn Heights area pointing out the history and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Linda A
Reviewed 18 November 2018

Good photos opportuity, quiet neighborhood, beautiful trees line and history, including the neighorhood next to Brooklyn Heights.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 3musketeers24
Reviewed 6 November 2018

One of the first neighborhoods outside of Manhattan you’ll hit after crossing the Brooklyn Bridge, Brooklyn Heights offers a cozy residential area. There are few fabulous places in walking distances such as New York Transit Museum, Brooklyn Heights Promenade,where you could see view, Lower Manhattan...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Annabelle_8314
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Very hipster location with loads of hipsters and wannabe's, expensive pretentious cafe's and no culture.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Brooklyn Heights was New York’s first Suburb. Set on a bluff above the East River, it is home to beautiful homes and commercial buildings. It is an Historic Landmark District, and the look and feel of the place has been protected since 1965. Take a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Response from EvaGalpern | Reviewed this property |
LCL, imagine 90 degrees angle. You are landing at the corner. Staying close to the water, walking towards the bridge, you would go to Brooklyn Park, Dumbo, and you would see carousel, view of Manhattan, and the photo shut... More
18 April 2016|
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Response from EvaGalpern | Reviewed this property |
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Response from timberlakegirl | Reviewed this property |
Hello ! I love to start my visit to Brooklyn Heights by starting at Court Street, and walking down Montague towards The Promenade. The shops and restaurants are my favorites, and after a few blocks you're in a more... More