Brooklyn Historical


Brooklyn Historical Society is a museum, library, & educational center dedicated to 400 years of Brooklyn. Tweets by Todd in Education. Also see @BrooklynFacts!

Photos and Videos by @brooklynhistory

  • Timeline
  • Gallery

I love this little old house at 167 Concord St. & the way that funky little red car matches the shutters.

Bye PS215K 4th graders! We we're thrilled by your smarts and enthusiasm for !!!

Max & Sammy from Greene Hill School just got to meet someone who was actually on the USS Missouri. #BLDG92preview

Archivist () shows BHS Oral Historian, the digital collections on

Fantastic cut-away model of the "ironclad" USS Monitor in the Age of Iron & Steam gallery at . #BLDG92preview

Mayor Bloomberg is speaking about all of the jobs created by businesses in the Navy Yard. #BLDG92preview cc:

Welcome to , Mayor Bloomberg and Speaker Quinn. #BLDG92preview

Rejoice! Today is the pre-Opening ribbon cutting . This new history center is a major addition to NYC museums!

The BHS Ed. Department just handed out this quiz on in our all-staff meeting. How many answers do YOU know?

An architectural model of a home designed for Cranberry St. in Bklyn Hts shows how it will fit into historical context.

Staff learning about "Context\Contrast: New Architecture in Historic Districts..." Free public opening tomorrow at 6pm.

"Can do" BHS educators with the 22,500 lbs. anchor in BLDG 92 at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Teachers can book tours now!

BHS's education team in front of BLDG 92 (BK Navy Yard museum opening 11/11/11). We'll be conducting K-12 tours here!

Sadly, #Irene brought down a big, old tree on Hicks St. in Brooklyn Hts. (Stump on the left where it smashed the wall.)

PLT! Portabello, Lettuce, and Tomato (panini-fied with cheese) from Pasticcio at . #FF

Staff trying sandwiches (fried chicken/biscuit) from Cheeky Sandwiches & Nile Valley (tuna & walnut) at

Mini staff field trip to #DKLBMRKT !

Brooklyn Heights News Flash: Apparently a film titled "Phil Spector" will be shooting on Montague St. tonight.

Find me (the BHS tweeter) before 9pm and I'll hook you up with a ticket for a free beer! #BKBeerGarden

Pop-up exhibit of 's commissioned project to radically transform a Manchester statue of Lincoln.

1 2 3 4 5 Next