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Private Industry City Tour – Brooklyn Design Center Artisans Tour

Explore the Made-In-Brooklyn scene.

Tour Info

Location: Brooklyn, Sunset Park

Duration: 3 Hours

Tour Includes: Campus tour, pop-ups, demonstrations, food, drinks and behind the scenes access at 2-3 makers!

Getting There: Only three stops from Manhattan! Take the D, N or R subway to 36th Street in Brooklyn and then walk just two blocks!

Walking Distance: 1 mile

Optional Upgrades:

  • Brewer’s Row: go behind the scenes with a stop to Barrow’s Intense Ginger Beer Taproom or Fort Hamilton Distillery (subject to availability), and learn the craft while tasting these iconic brews
  • Additional food stop at Yamada- Japanese Bites Stand for their delicious Mochi Ice Cream
Thank you for booking directly with us! Use code GROUP10 for 10% off!
Minimum Charge 1-4 People
Per Person 5+ People

Embark on a captivating behind-the-scenes journey through Industry City, Brooklyn’s hub of creativity and innovation, and be part of a transformative experience that connects you deeply with the cultural and economic heartbeat of this dynamic locale. Our expertly curated tour not only tantalizes your senses but also actively engages you in the meaningful revitalization of this historic area. Let us guide you through an immersive exploration that promises to be as enriching as it is entertaining.

Looking for even more? Why not upgrade your tour? See upgrade details in drop down below!

Tour Highlights:

Explore Industry City – A Beacon of Urban Renaissance:

Join us at Industry City, an impressive testament to vision and renewal in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. What was once a sprawling shipping facility has now morphed into the largest privately funded adaptive reuse project in the U.S. This tour offers you an exclusive insight into how a 6 million square foot space has evolved into a thriving nucleus for design, tech, media, food, and beverages, beautifully marrying historical roots with cutting-edge innovation.

Experience Cultural and Commercial Vibrancy:

Wander through five acres of open space, among a vibrant mix of shops, artist studios, and co-working spaces. Our passionate guides will narrate the captivating history of Industry City’s industrial past and its rebirth as a modern community hub, underscoring how this transformation is fueling local business and fostering economic growth. Each visit stimulates small businesses and preserves the unique entrepreneurial spirit of Brooklyn. Your involvement helps maintain and grow the rich cultural heritage of the area, ensuring it thrives for future generations.

Exceptional Gourmet Food and Beverage Stops:

Prepare to indulge in a handpicked selection of culinary delights and artisan beverages at Industry City:

  • Taco Mix: enjoy delicious tacos with a creole twist!
  • Table 87: taste classic coal fired pizza
  • Japan Village: be transported via your tastebuds to another continent!
  • Li-Lac Chocolates: see & taste where all the magic happens at this Brooklyn based chocolate factory!

Meet the Makers:

Experience interactions with 2 local creators at the Makers Market. These visits aren’t just about observation — they’re an opportunity to support and sustain the arts through your engagement. Creator visits are subject to availability:

  • Brooklyn Made Store
  • Saskia de vries Jewelry
  • Nazz Forge Blacksmith
  • Teressa Foglia Milliner (hat maker)
  • Soil to Studio Textiles
  • Court Tree Collective Art Gallery
  • Francis Waplinger Shoemaker
  • Megan Euell Visual Artist

Don’t just explore Industry City; be a part of its story! This tour is perfect for those who seek to uncover the essence of Brooklyn through its past, present, and future. Book now, and experience firsthand how every step can reveal a story, every taste can foster a connection, and every visit can make a difference. Let us show you the true spirit of Brooklyn, where history meets innovation in the most inspiring ways.