Historical Walking Tour of Greenpoint This Saturday!
WHAT: Greenpoint Walking Tour
WHEN: Saturday, October 22, 2:00-4:30 pm
Join veteran Brooklyn tour guide Norman Oder on a briskly-paced, wide-ranging introduction to the neighborhood, including historic blocks, converted historic buildings, commercial corridors, religious institutions, parks, and civic buildings. The tour will touch on industrial history, immigration (notably Greenpoint’s enduring Polish presence), and the current (and future) signs of gentrification.
You should RSVP to [email protected] to reserve your spot!
The tour is free, but space is limited. The tour will will meet near the Greenpoint Avenue stop on the G train (exact meeting point will be sent upon RSVP).
This event is co-sponsored by Preservation Greenpoint and the Emerging Conservation Professionals Network of the American Institute for Conservation (AIC).