Brooklyn Historical Society Building Tour

Photograph: Allison Auldridge
Cheap New York: Brooklyn Historical Society
Brooklyn Historical Society , Brooklyn Heights Saturday July 21 2012 19:00
One of the treasures of the Brooklyn Historical Society's collection is the building that houses it—a landmarked 1881 Queen Anne–style structure designed by architect George Post. Learn about its details, from the terra-cotta facade to the ash woodwork in the ornate library, as well as construction technologies of the period.
Venue name: Brooklyn Historical Society
Address: 128 Pierrepont St
New York

Cross street: at Clinton St
Opening hours: Wed–Sun Noon–5pm
Transport: Subway: A, C to High St; N, R to Court St; 2, 3, 4, 5 to Borough Hall
Price: $6, seniors and students $4, children under 12 free