Tour the Yard, bike through history, see "industry in action" on a factory tour, see film, theater and musical performance, sit in on “BLDG 92 Talks” 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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Upcoming Events:

Factory Tours / "Making it in NYC" Programs & Events

Heavy Metal: Ferra Designs Factory Tour

FRI OCT 10 > 10 a.m.

Experience precision metal fabrication informed by old world craftsmanship at Ferra Designs. Participants go behind-the-scenes on this immersive tour, from design offices to factory floor to new product design studio, 50A.  Ferra uses cutting-edge technology, whether creating iconic pieces of art or sophisticated architectural interiors. You may see welding or you may see water jets, but you will certainly see industry in action! 

Factory Tours / "Making it in NYC" Programs & Events

Counter Culture: IceStone Factory Tour

FRI OCT 17 > 10 a.m.

Transforming waste glass into beautiful surface materials has made IceStone a rock star in the green building world, and now you can walk through their manufacturing facility to see how its done. Explore the company's sustainable operations, from the "Supersacks" of recycled glass to the water recycling system, and learn about IceStone's innovative social and environmental practices.  

"Making it in NYC" Programs & Events / For Businesses

LEED and Local Sourcing in Construction

THU OCT 23 > 6 p.m.

The US Green Building Council certification requirements for Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) include a Regional Materials credit for manufactured and harvested or extracted goods within a 500-mile radius of the project. Craig Graber guides this discussion with local manufacturers and service providers to explore the benefits and challenges of being a part of the certification process.

"Making it in NYC" Programs & Events / For Businesses

Maker Movement and Community

THU NOV 13 > 6 p.m.

 

Factory Tours / "Making it in NYC" Programs & Events

Counter Culture: IceStone Factory Tour

FRI NOV 14 > 10 a.m.

Transforming waste glass into beautiful surface materials has made IceStone a rock star in the green building world, and now you can walk through their manufacturing facility to see how its done. Explore the company's sustainable operations, from the "Supersacks" of recycled glass to the water recycling system, and learn about IceStone's innovative social and environmental practices.  

Factory Tours / "Making it in NYC" Programs & Events

Factory Tour: Whiskey Wars!

SUN NOV 16 > 3:45 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. 

Factory Tours / "Making it in NYC" Programs & Events

Factory Tour: Whiskey Wars!

SUN DEC 14 > 3:45 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.