Tour the Yard, bike through history, see "industry in action" on a factory tour, experience cultural performances or make something in a hands-on workshop. Our public programs are an exciting look into the Yard’s past, present and future. 

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Yard Tours

Brooklyn Navy Yard: Past, Present, & Future Tour

SAT AUG 29 2015 > 2 p.m.

For over 150 years, the Brooklyn Navy Yard churned out America's most famous fighting ships, from the USS Maine to the USS Missouri. Today, the Yard is considered a national model for sustainable urban industrial parks. This tour, given in partnership with Turnstile Tours, explores the 300-acre facility and offers opportunities to get off the bus for a closer look at the Yard's most intriguing sites, including a dry dock that's been used since before the Civil War, the 24-acre former Navy hospital campus that is virtually frozen in time and the nation's first multi-story LEED ...

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Sky High Tomato Dinner with Joseph Leonard

WED AUG 26 2015 > 6:30 p.m.

Sit down to a veritable tomato feast, a night with the nightshades. Meet our the Grange's Moneymakers – the little red juicy guys – and their striated sisters of Solar Flair. Their bruiser little brothers, the Purple Bumble Bees, may also make an appearance. What are we talking about? The tomatoes of course!

Wednesday Exhibit Tour

WED AUG 26 2015 > 11:45 a.m.

Are you taking a Brooklyn Grange Farm Tour on Wednesday? Top it off with a Free guided tour of our exhibit - Brooklyn Navy Yard: Past, Present and Future. While the Grange grows veggies, the Brooklyn Navy Yard grows businesses. On this 1-hour highlights tour, you will learn the history of the Yard and see how the Yard is a fertile environment for business and job creation. The Yard is a unique place - historic, dynamic, relevant and revolutionary!

Factory Tour: Whiskey Wars!

SUN AUG 23 2015 > 4:30 p.m.

In the 19th century, Marines were dispatched from the Navy Yard to crack down on illegal whiskey distilling in what became known as the WHISKEY WARS. Today, Kings County Distillery is proudly making moonshine and more on premises. Join BLDG 92 and Kings County Distillery on a tour (and tasting!) that explores whiskey scandals of the past and the resurgence of the industry today. 

Yard Tours

Brooklyn Navy Yard: Past, Present, & Future Tour

SUN AUG 23 2015 > 2 p.m.

For over 150 years, the Brooklyn Navy Yard churned out America's most famous fighting ships, from the USS Maine to the USS Missouri. Today, the Yard is considered a national model for sustainable urban industrial parks. This tour, given in partnership with Turnstile Tours, explores the 300-acre facility and offers opportunities to get off the bus for a closer look at the Yard's most intriguing sites, including a dry dock that's been used since before the Civil War, the 24-acre former Navy hospital campus that is virtually frozen in time and the nation's first multi-story LEED ...

Yard Tours

Brooklyn Navy Yard: Past, Present, & Future Tour

SAT AUG 22 2015 > 2 p.m.

For over 150 years, the Brooklyn Navy Yard churned out America's most famous fighting ships, from the USS Maine to the USS Missouri. Today, the Yard is considered a national model for sustainable urban industrial parks. This tour, given in partnership with Turnstile Tours, explores the 300-acre facility and offers opportunities to get off the bus for a closer look at the Yard's most intriguing sites, including a dry dock that's been used since before the Civil War, the 24-acre former Navy hospital campus that is virtually frozen in time and the nation's first multi-story LEED ...

Yard Tours

Sustainable Architecture and Industry Tour (Bike Tour)

SAT AUG 22 2015 > 11:30 a.m.

Get a “handle” on sustainability at the Brooklyn Navy Yard!  Pedal along with us and explore the Yard’s transition from one of the nation’s foremost naval shipbuilding facilities to a national leader for sustainable urban industrial parks.  On this tour, you’ll learn about many of the yard’s green initiatives, including adaptive reuse of historic structures and materials, alternative energy projects, and sustainable practices in manufacturing employed by some of the yard’s 300 tenants.  The tour will include visits to such sites as the yard’s historic 1851 dry dock (which is still in use for ...

Yoga in the Yard

FRI AUG 21 2015 > 4:30 p.m.

Re-Fresh & Re-New this summer with Yard Yoga! All classes take place in our beautiful third floor gallery gallery at BLDG 92 and are led by Maria Cutrona. 

Wednesday Exhibit Tour

WED AUG 19 2015 > 11:45 a.m.

Are you taking a Brooklyn Grange Farm Tour on Wednesday? Top it off with a Free guided tour of our exhibit - Brooklyn Navy Yard: Past, Present and Future. While the Grange grows veggies, the Brooklyn Navy Yard grows businesses. On this 1-hour highlights tour, you will learn the history of the Yard and see how the Yard is a fertile environment for business and job creation. The Yard is a unique place - historic, dynamic, relevant and revolutionary!

Yoga in the Yard

MON AUG 17 2015 > 8:30 a.m.

Re-Fresh & Re-New this summer with Yard Yoga! All classes take place in our beautiful third floor gallery gallery at BLDG 92 and are led by Maria Cutrona.