Cape Town History and Heroes
Explore the vibrant, bustling city of Cape Town on foot and learn about its fascinating past along the way
The 1848 beaux-arts Brooklyn Borough Hall straddles both Brooklyn Heights and downtown Brooklyn, characterized by its various courts.
Steps from the subway, this near-perfect pub serves gourmet cheese, fresh apple slices and other fragrant snacks with its 16 varieties...
Housed in an 1881 Queen –style landmark building (a gem in itself, with striking terra-cotta details on the facade), this library and museum is devoted to all things Brooklyn. Its priceless collection contains a rare 1770 map of New York City and a signed copy of the Emancipation Proclamation.
Be sure to check out the vintage library, with its original black ash balcony from the 19th century. The society organizes regular exhibitions and neighborhood walks. Check the website for details.