Housed in a magnificent, landmarked 1881 structure with striking earthenware subtleties, this historical center is dedicated to everything Brooklyn. Its inestimable assortment contains an uncommon 1770 guide of NYC and a marked duplicate of the Emancipation Proclamation. Shows on Brooklyn life and history turn routinely. Look into the dazzling 33,000-book Othmer Library, with its unique nineteenth-century gallery of dark debris.
The entryway blessing shop (open early afternoon to 5 pm every day) is an incredible asset for Brooklyn-themed books and upscale endowments.
The general public likewise sorts out standard presentations and neighborhood strolls; check the site for subtleties.