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Brooklyn Bridge
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Brooklyn Bridge which includes heritage architecture, a city and a bridge

This iconicsuspension bridge offers views of the Statue of Liberty fromthe East River.

As one of the oldestand longest suspension bridges in North America, the Brooklyn Bridge has longbeen an icon of progress for New Yorkers. Spanning almost 1600 feet (487.7meters), the bridge crosses the East River and connects Lower Manhattan with Brooklyn. The bridgefeatures six lanes for automobiles and two lanes dedicated to pedestrians andcyclists, and carries more than 120,000 people daily. The Brooklyn Bridge haslong been a destination for tourists, and today visitors flock to the bridgefor stunning views up the East River, and for the history linked to the bridge.

Walk the bridge atsunset for one of the most unique views in the city. From the center of theBrooklyn Bridge, visitors have the opportunity to see in both directions alongthe East River. Look across to the Manhattan and Williamsburg Bridges to thenorth, or down to the Upper Bay in the south. On a clear day, visitors to theBrooklyn Bridge can see the Statue of Liberty in the distance. Visit the bridgeat sunset for the most rewarding view, although be prepared for crowds.

There are a number of walking tours of the bridge,and this is an excellent way to discover its history. Learn about thearchitecture and construction process, the infamous Brooklyn Bridge jumpers andthe first flight to pass under the bridge. Walking tours cross the bridge inapproximately an hour, giving you time to take in the sights, hear the stories,and make your way along the often crowded footpath.

TheBrooklyn Bridge is located at the southern end of the East River, and can bereached on foot from DUMBO and Lower Manhattan. Visitors traveling by train canreach the bridge via the City Hall or Chambers subway stations in Manhattan, orthe York Street and High Street subway stations in Brooklyn. The bridge can bevisited daily, and there is no fee.

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Fairfield Inn New York Manhattan/Financial District
Fairfield Inn New York Manhattan/Financial District
3 out of 5
161 Front Street, New York, NY
Free Cancellation
The price is $104 per night from Jun 27 to Jun 27
Located in Manhattan, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Wall Street and Pace University. National September 11 Memorial and Battery Park are also within ...
4.2/5Very Good! (989 reviews)
"Very nice hotel, clean and nice view. The area is very safe and business like and right behind the hotel is a lovely view of the Brooklyn bridge along the water. I had some crazy neighbors making noise one night and the hotel staff gave me a new room where it was nice and quiet. I would go here ..."

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2021

Fairfield Inn New York Manhattan/Financial District
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Artezen Hotel
4 out of 5
24 John Street, New York, NY
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $124 per night from Jun 27 to Jun 27
Located in Manhattan, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Wall Street, National September 11 Memorial, and One World Trade Center. Battery Park and ...
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,261 reviews)
"Boutique hotel with great customer service and is nested in a unique area of the financial district with walking distance to great restaurants."

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1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge
5 out of 5
60 Furman Street, Brooklyn, NY
The price is $437 per night from Jun 21 to Jun 21
Located in Brooklyn Heights, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Brooklyn Bridge Park/DUMBO Terminal and Brooklyn Heights Promenade. Brooklyn Bridge ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (952 reviews)
"Roof top bar at night is the highlight!"

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2021

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Fairfield Inn New York Manhattan/Financial District
Fairfield Inn New York Manhattan/Financial District
3 out of 5
161 Front Street, New York, NY
The price is $104 per night from Jun 27 to Jun 27
Fairfield Inn New York Manhattan/Financial District
Artezen Hotel
Artezen Hotel
4 out of 5
24 John Street, New York, NY
The price is $124 per night from Jun 27 to Jun 27
Artezen Hotel
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1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge
5 out of 5
60 Furman Street, Brooklyn, NY
The price is $437 per night from Jun 21 to Jun 21
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DoubleTree by Hilton New York Downtown
DoubleTree by Hilton New York Downtown
4 out of 5
8 Stone St, New York, NY
The price is $108 per night from Jun 20 to Jun 20
DoubleTree by Hilton New York Downtown
Mr. C Seaport
Mr. C Seaport
5 out of 5
33 Peck Slip, New York, NY
The price is $249 per night from Jun 28 to Jun 28
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Four Points By Sheraton New York Downtown
Four Points By Sheraton New York Downtown
3.5 out of 5
6 Platt St, New York, NY
The price is $119 per night from Jun 15 to Jun 15
Four Points By Sheraton New York Downtown
Holiday Inn Manhattan-Financial District, an IHG Hotel
Holiday Inn Manhattan-Financial District, an IHG Hotel
4 out of 5
99 Washington St, New York, NY
The price is $129 per night from Jun 20 to Jun 20
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Hampton Inn Manhattan-Seaport-Financial District
Hampton Inn Manhattan-Seaport-Financial District
2.5 out of 5
320 Pearl Street, New York, NY
The price is $134 per night from Jul 5 to Jul 5
Hampton Inn Manhattan-Seaport-Financial District
Millennium Hilton New York Downtown
Millennium Hilton New York Downtown
4 out of 5
55 Church Street, New York, NY
The price is $188 per night from Jun 27 to Jun 27
Millennium Hilton New York Downtown
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