Brooklyn Historical Society

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On Friday, the Brooklyn Historical Society officially opened its second museum in the Empire Stores complex, a newly renovated Civil War-era warehouse on the DUMBO waterfront.

These images taken during a Truman Capote-guided tour of Brooklyn Heights in the 1950s were recently found, are are now on display.

The Brooklyn Historical Society and BRIC House have a whole sweet exhibit dedicated to cool old maps of Brooklyn

General Percy’s beautifully illustrated battle map, dated 1776.

Did you know that The Phantom Tollbooth was born in a Brooklyn Heights brownstone?

Opening up tonight at the Brooklyn Historical Society is the new exhibit,