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Made in Brooklyn Tours

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Address: 1930 W 11th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11204
Phone Number: +1 917-747-1911
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Description: Made in Brooklyn Tours are neighborhood walking tours with a Made in...
Made in Brooklyn Tours are neighborhood walking tours with a Made in Brooklyn theme. They tell the story of Brooklyn's Industrial Revolution and today's thriving Maker Movement. On Made in Brooklyn Tours the stars of the show are the Makers. The tours are designed for adults in small to mid-sized groups for an especially good time together and move at a leisurely pace. No two tours are alike. Get to know the captains of industry who made it here and celebrate the creativity, ingenuity and entrepreneurial spirit of the Brooklynites makin' it today!
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Made in Williamsburg tour

I booked this tour on the last day of our trip to NYC, we'd been staying in Manhattan and I thought it would be a good way to see some of Brooklyn. It was fantastic, and I was so... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
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Newcastle, Australia
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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

I booked this tour on the last day of our trip to NYC, we'd been staying in Manhattan and I thought it would be a good way to see some of Brooklyn. It was fantastic, and I was so disappointed I hadn't booked it earlier so we could have done another one! Dom is friendly and a great story-teller. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

First I took the DUMBO tour and then Bensonhurst. I really enjoyed both tours. While the tours are different, on both tours Dom provided lots of information about the neighborhood including its history and transition over the years. Clearly Dom brings a lot of passion to Made in Brooklyn tours--he's from Brooklyn and enjoys sharing his knowledge with visitors. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

This tour is a little bit unique more than we expected. It is included to visit several shops/persons that are working/(actively) involved in Dumbo area, which we felt very interesting. The tour guide Dom was very kind and abundant knowledge about Brookln. Thank you Dom.

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Had the most wonderful experience on a tour of Gowanus with Dom. His knowledge of the area and the local history was spot on. He covered local art and artists, and gave me some great background information about the Gowanus Canal, and how it came to its current state from years of manufacturers polluting the waters. The good news is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Thank you Dom! You were a highlight of my boyfriend's Brooklyn birthday #52 adventure. We loved the Made in Bklyn stops, their stories and their delicious and fascinating wares. Cragles and pookies and crazy sorbet combos and nut cheese and the sketchbook art library- my what mind-expanding fun! Gorgeous architecture and graffiti for me to enjoy and plenty of terrific... More 

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Newport, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

I'm from one of the biggest tourist towns on the East coast (Newport, RI) where I see all types offers for people to spend their hard earned money and I was completely satisfied and intrigued by the experience with Dom. Very professional and prepared.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

I can’t say enough good things about our Made in Brooklyn experience. In fact, our Bensonhurst tour was SO GOOD that we immediately scheduled a Williamsburg tour two days later. If you love incredible food then you must do the Bensonhurst tour. We have traveled extensively throughout the world (including Italy), and can say without question that everything we tasted... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Dom has made the perfect 21st century tour. He combines the old with the new to discuss Brooklyn's history, architecture, the companies that grew from Brooklyn and the business planting their seeds in the current "maker movement". Whether you know nothing about Brooklyn or if you've lived here for 50 years (we had both types on ours) this is the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Dom led a fantastic tour for an alumni group ranging all ages. He made NYC new and fascinating for a bunch of New Yorkers. Such a unique tour, for locals and visitors alike. Having been on theses sorts of tours around the world, Dom ranks among the best.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Dom, a Brooklyn-native, took my brother, my father and me on a topnotch, one-of-a-kind look at the neighborhood of Red Hook and its local artisans and merchants. We popped into a winery, a distillery, a metal-working shop, a printing press, a pie store, and more. At each location Dom has fostered personal relationships with the artists and owners, all of... More 

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