Roebling’s Brooklyn Bridge Tour

Travel back in time on this historical walking tour across the Brooklyn Bridge, narrated by and featuring exclusive content and images from the direct descendent of the bridge's architect and builders.


  

5 stars on App Store

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Whether you’re a tourist, new to New York, or a long time resident, this is a must-have NYC walking tour app for anyone interested in learning¬†about the history of the Brooklyn Bridge or the Roeblings. Get it for iPhone. Get it for Android.

Audio Walking Tour

The heart of the app is the 40 minute audio video walking tour, narrated by Kristian Roebling, which you can listen to as you cross the bridge and take in the sights of New York Harbor. The tour starts at the base of the bridge in Manhattan. Go as far as the Brooklyn Tower and turn around, or go all the way across and end your tour in Brooklyn, without missing any of the story. The tour portion is a separate (1 click) download once the app is installed; you may want to download the tour ahead of time over wi-fi.

Points of Interest

View bridge-related points of interest on a map and explore images and descriptions of each point. You can get walking or driving directions to any of the points, including the start of the tour.

Image Gallery and Related Text

Deepen your exploration of the history of the Brooklyn Bridge by browsing the image gallery and reading the description for each.