Get the Inside Scoop on Brooklyn's History: Join a Group Tour Guided by an ExpertOne interesting way to spend some time in New York City on July 4th holiday weekend is by learning something about the Brooklyn! Here are some ideas of tours, both group tours with a paid guide, and self-guided free tours, that help you explore themes and neighborhoods in Brooklyn.
- On July 4th weekend Saturdays, both on June 30, 2012 and July 7, 2012, check out Urban Oyster's Brewed in Brooklyn Tour,Brooklyn Navy Yard Bicycle Tour andFermented NY in Williamsburg tours,
- Book a special Coney Island Tour with the official tour guide of nonprofit Coney Island USA. He is "guaranteed accurate and funny!" and you can get some sand between your toes as you hear tales of Coney past,present and future. Learn more or call 347-677-3962 to book.
- Historic Trolley Tour of Green-Wood Cemetery. Hop aboard a cute, comfy trolley and get a ride through the cool, rolling hills of Brooklyn's famous cemetery. Find out about the colorful, sometimes raucous, sometimes patriotic lives of the permanent residents. Learn more, book here.
In general, learn about Special Tours of Brooklyn.