if you go
GETTING THERE

Brooklyn Heights is just across the East River from Manhattan and is easily accessible via several subway lines.

STAYING THERE

New York Marriott
at the Brooklyn Bridge

333 Adams St.

718-246-7000

www.marriott.com

On the upscale side of mainstream, the hotel is centrally located for those visiting both Brooklyn and Manhattan. Rooms start at $199.

NU Hotel Brooklyn

85 Smith St.

718-852-8585

www.nuhotelbrooklyn.com

Hip and chic; easy access to four Brooklyn neighborhoods packed with restaurants, bars, shops and galleries. Rooms start at $159.

EATING THERE

Teresa’s

80 Montague St.

718-797-3996

Traditional Polish fare, such as kielbasa, stuffed cabbage and pierogi, in big portions. Entrees from $11.50.

Grimaldi’s

1 Front St.

718-858-4300

www.grimaldis.com

Under the Brooklyn Bridge, this Brooklyn Heights landmark serves brick-oven pizza. Pizzas $12 to $16, plus $1 to $4 per topping. No single slices; cash only.

PLAYING THERE

Plymouth Church

57 Orange St. (sanctuary entrance)

718-624-4743

www.plymouthchurch.org

Free tours are offered Sundays at 12:15 p.m., after the 11 a.m. service (service and tour are an hour earlier in the summer), as well as weekdays by appointment from 10 a.m. to
4 p.m.

Green-Wood Cemetery

25th St. and Fifth Ave.

718-768-7300

www.green-wood.com

This National Historic Landmark, celebrating its 175th anniversary this year, remains an active cemetery with frequent funerals, so visitors are asked to behave respectfully. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily; extended hours during the summer. Highly recommended: Buy one ($7) or both ($12) of the walking-tour guides for sale at the front gate; they’re more detailed than the giveaway map. Or take a trolley tour for $15, plus a $1.29 service fee (tickets required; see Web site for purchase details).

Brooklyn Historical Society

128 Pierrepont St. (at Clinton St.)

718-222-4111

www.brooklynhistory.org

Museum/library housed in a National Historic Landmark building. Museum open Wednesday-Sunday noon to 5 p.m.; library open Wednesday-Friday (Saturdays starting Dec. 1) 1 to 5 p.m. Suggested admission $10.

INFORMATION

www.visitbrooklyn.org

J.H.