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View from Brooklyn Bridge obscured?

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View from Brooklyn Bridge obscured?

Hi - 2 weeks until we arrive in NYC!!! One of the things we want to do is to take the walk back across Brooklyn Bridge to see the view of Manhattan. However, a friend who visited in April said that the view was obscured due to some boarding/scaffolding or some such on the bridge. Is this correct and is it still there?

Thanks in advance.

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1. Re: View from Brooklyn Bridge obscured?

There has been construction going on lately, but never covering up the whole bridge. The last time I walked over a few months ago there were still awesome views from the center and east sides of the bridge, and the west side had a section of tarp. Still totally worth it!

Shawn

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2. Re: View from Brooklyn Bridge obscured?

Just walked the bridge last week. The only thing obscuring views would be the crowds (you can work with that --- London is just as crowded). There is work going on, but not blocking views. If you're able, get there early in morning, or late.

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3. Re: View from Brooklyn Bridge obscured?

The construction is complete. I agree the only thing blocking the view will be the crowd.

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