Empire Stores & Tobacco Warehouse
The Empire Stores & Tobacco Warehouse is a series of hollow, Civil War–era structures.
Dumbo Arts Center
A good spot to pop into a gallery is 111 Front Street Galleries, with 13 galleries keeping open hours Wednesday through Sunday, or Dumbo...
Brooklyn Bridge Park
A pretty, 6-acre greenway along Piers 3 and 4 of Brooklyn Bridge Park opened 2013 making for a more scenic stroll or bike ride toward...
Galapagos Art Space
Galapagos goes modern cabaret, and more. Freshly exported from its former digs in Williamsburg, the Dumbo space is all-green and...
Jacques Torres Ice Cream Shop
1 Main St · interesting places nearby
Tthis low-key standby is a great draw for families with kids, who are welcome and easily sated with a special kids’ menu brimming with classics from chicken fingers to buttered spaghetti. Adult draws include the excellent takes on homey basics: luscious mac-and-cheese, slow-cooked BBQ including Texas-style brisket, grits, matzo-ball soup, buttermilk fried chicken and a selection of Mexican plates – all melt-in-your-mouth good. This outpost of the Tribeca original has a kids’ play area, a swankier dining room and sweeping views of the city.