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Tour of the New Domino Park in Williamsburg

New Domino Park with Domino Refinery in behind. Photo by Daniel Levin

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:

Visit Grand Ferry Park and learn about the ferries that once connected Brooklyn to Manhattan before the construction of the Williamsburg Bridge
Stroll along Domino Park’s elevated walkway
Learn the history of the Domino Sugar Factory building and the sugar refining process
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Food Tour of the Historic Essex Street Market

Photo by Christina Han Photography

Essex Street Market Food & History Tour

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:

Discover the site of the Lower East Side’s once-bustling pushcart market which led to the creation of Essex Street Market
Learn about the Pushcart War and Jewish gangsters (the “Kosher Nostra”) who preyed on the peddlers
Taste delicious dishes from a very culturally diverse …

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Tour the Remnants of the World’s Fairs at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park

Image via Matthew Silva, from A Modern Ruin: A World’s Fair Pavilion

Tour the Remnants of the World’s Fairs at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS:

Discover the hidden-in-plain-sight remnants of the 1939/40 and 1964/65 World’s Fairs with playwright and Untapped Cities tour guide, Justin Rivers
Visit the monument to a 5000-year time capsule
View the original guidebooks from …

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