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Gowanus Canal
Gowanus Canal

Gowanus, Brooklyn neighborhood guide

Check out what not to miss out on in Gowanus, Brooklyn including bars, art galleries, nightlife and awesome grub

Written by
Jillian Anthony

There’s about a million top attractions in Brooklyn, but the largely industrial area of Gowanus is well worth the visit. Just west of Prospect Park, Brooklyn (one of the best NYC parks) reveals this industrial, quirky neighborhood of Gowanus, Brooklyn along the Gowanus Canal. We’ve gathered our favorite places to chow down, listen to music, see a burlesque show and even play shuffleboard.

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Things to do in Gowanus, Brooklyn