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Made in Brooklyn Tours

1930 W 11th St, Brooklyn, NY 11223-2443
+1 917-747-1911
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Absolutely awesome GOWANUS tour and guide!

We absolutely loved it! The tour was funny, entertaining and interesting. We learned a lot but yet... read more

Reviewed May 24, 2014
Munich, Germany
via mobile
Loved the tour of DUMBO

Dom Gervasi was a great guide, very knowledgeable and passionate about his 'neck of the... read more

Reviewed May 20, 2014
Sydney, Australia
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Made in Brooklyn Tours are neighborhood walking tours with a "Made in Brooklyn" theme. The stars of the show are crafters and artisans, individuals and small businesses makin' it in Brooklyn. Discover Brooklyn's Industrial Revolution and celebrate the creativity, ingenuity and entrepreneurial spirit of today's Brooklyn Makers. Tours are designed for small to mid-sized groups for an especially good time together. We walk at a leisurely pace and make frequent stops. No two tours are the same. See who's makin' it in Brooklyn!
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1930 W 11th St, Brooklyn, NY 11223-2443
+1 917-747-1911

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Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

We absolutely loved it! The tour was funny, entertaining and interesting. We learned a lot but yet thanks to Dom it was never just facts and figures. We met interesting manufacturers who told their story and showed their work. Spending the whole day with Dom...More

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Reviewed May 20, 2014

Dom Gervasi was a great guide, very knowledgeable and passionate about his 'neck of the woods'. The DUMBO tour was a great way of seeing an area that we would not have normally seen while visiting NYC. We would definitely recommend Dom and his Made...More

1  Thank 3-Bags-Full-2011
Reviewed May 18, 2014

My favorite thing to do when I travel is to get off the well-trodden tourist path. Made in Brooklyn Tours allows you to do just that in New York City. And what better way than with a native who knows many hidden secrets. Dom is...More

Thank travel8cher
Reviewed May 12, 2014

They say Brooklyn is the coolest place on the planet. Dom Gervasi is the perfect guide to rep five of the neighborhoods of Brooklyn ( including DUMBO) as he is a native and passionate about sharing his knowledge of the borough. With visual aids, Dom...More

1  Thank shoeprincess_10
Reviewed April 30, 2014

DUMBO - this was my third tour with Dom Gervasi and again, it was a unique, enjoyable and very interesting experience. Meeting all the amazing people and discovering the small and large companies they strive to start and/or keep running, is impressivbe. It is a...More

Thank SylviaGardner
Reviewed January 18, 2014

Dom Gervasi is enthusiastic, personable, and well prepared for the walking tours he conducts in interesting Brooklyn neighborhoods. My friend and I toured the Brooklyn waterfront neighborhood of DUMBO (down under the Manhattan Bridge overpass) with Dom today. We never realized how historic the area...More

Thank Helen L
Reviewed January 17, 2014

I've taken several Made In Brooklyn tours with Dom. As a Brooklyn native he is incredibly knowledgeable of the neighborhoods he brings you into, from their founding right up to today. He's extremely laid-back, friendly, and accommodating. As a photographer and a maker I've found...More

1  Thank JJimenezPhotography
Reviewed January 3, 2014 via mobile

We (6 of us) had a private tour with Dom yesterday that included highlights from his DUMBO & Williamsburg tours. It was excellent & we got to visit many local places. We had been to brooklyn before & realised we hadn't seen a thing &...More

2  Thank l0ve2travel01
Reviewed December 10, 2013

Not even rain & freezing wind could dampen our enjoyment of this tour. Dom's obvious love for his city was reflected in his knowledge of its history and his pride in the local entrepreneurs. The history of this area is fascinating and we were able...More

2  Thank Heather L
Reviewed November 29, 2013

This was a really nice afternoon! It was the debut Gowanus tour, but everything seemed to go smoothly. Gowanus is a funky and artistic neighborhood, and we got ton learn a good amount of its history with us. Dom picked several arty and yummy pioneering...More

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Alyce M
March 20, 2016|
Response from HWID |
Greetings! Thanks for reaching out. I suggest you join me on the Made in WILLIAMSBURG Tour. Please email me at dom @ madeinbrooklyntours. com for details.
January 13, 2015|
Response from Dom G | Property representative |
Dear Susan, Thanks for reaching out to me. Yes, I do. Please email me with an idea about what you want. Unfortunately, I can't include email addresses or links in this response (blame TripAdvisor). However, you may find my... More