We explored the museum on a rainy Saturday afternoon. It was quiet, clean and rich with history. Staff was friendly. Great museum to visit if you're interested in the naval history, plus it's free!
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This is a great spot to learn about the history of the Navy Yard as well as seeing what is happening today. This place is now home to a multitude of artisans and creative makers! What a transition from yesterday to today! They sell cool...More
I had a conference at this facility and it was very nice, good, modern office building. All entrances were gated, we needed badges to get in. VERY large Navy Yard, totally cool concept of revitalization.
Both the museum and the tour are very interesting. To get a good look at the normally closed off Navy Yard you have to take a tour. I took the 'Past, Present and Future tour' on the Brooklyn Navy Yard and enjoyed it very much....More
The building itself is full of surprises. From the retrofits that make it very sustainable, to the 3 floors of exhibits, detailing the history of the navy yard, of the people who worked (and in many case suffered and died) in it, and very interestingly,...More
Andrew Gustafson of Turnstile Tours was terrific from the moment I called to inquire about tours to the end of our experience! The cafe is a great place to start where Sam accomodated our picnic lunch and made us creamy cappuccinos. We explored the Museum,...More
Went here with my book club... we had read the book Brooklyn and this was a tie in... our tour was very interesting, organized and well done.. I found it particularly interesting as my uncle was stationed here during WWII and my mom and my...More
You can visit once and it be worth it. Don't do it twice though, you might fall asleep. This was ok to go to when your bored. 4 floors
Building 92 is four floors of history about the role of the Brooklyn Navy Yard, starting with its founding in the early 1800s to its decommissioning in the mid-1960s. But it's also a story about a community being revitalized by new, creative uses for a...More