Take an Evening Stroll Through Changing Gowanus With the Municipal Art Society

Photo by Susan De Vries


Enjoy an atmospheric ramble through the industrial past of Gowanus with a historian this week.

Join Matt Postal and the Municipal Art Society for “Gowanus at Dusk: Industrial Chic in Brooklyn.” The walk and talk will explore the past and present of the neighborhood, including a look at the city’s only retractable bridge and tidbits about the remarkable Coignet Stone Building.

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Coignet Stone Building in 2018. Photo by Craig Hubert

The tour takes place on Thursday, June 27 from 6 to 8 p.m. Tour tickets are $30 for non-members of MAS, and $20 for members. For more info or to register, visit the tour page here.

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