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History Tour: Great Brooklyn Bridge for Families

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.

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Take a trip back in time and discover the harrowing tale behind the Brooklyn Bridge’s construction.  Learn about the perseverance of the Roebling family, perilous challenges that workers faced and basic bridge engineering concepts. A history talk will be followed by a hands-on bridge-building activity and a scavenger hunt on the first tower of the bridge.

Guide: Isa Del Bello, Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy. 

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Old Fulton Street and Furman Street
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