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Brooklyn Heights Promenade

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Shai Or, 2009
Shai Or, 2009
Pauline Seng, 2009
Shai Or, 2009
Sohee Kim, 2009
Sohee Kim, 2009
Waterfront walkway offering spectacular views along the East River
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Opened in 1950, the Brooklyn Heights promenade is a pedestrian walkway lined with trees, benches and flowerbeds that overlooks the East River. The promenade draws residents and visitors alike to experience the spectacular views of Manhattan, the river, Brooklyn Bridge and the Statue of Liberty.