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Brownstones Ballot Boxes Suffrage Tour

at Archive on Parade - Brooklyn Heights

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Brooklyn Heights, Brooklyn
158 Hicks St
Btwn Clark & Pierrepont Streets
Brooklyn, New York 11201
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Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 10

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Meet the badass Brooklynites who brought us the ballot.

Behind the stately facades of Brooklyn Heights’ most gracious brownstones lies the history of firebrand feminism! The wise “women of Brooklyn” were doctors, lawyers, educators and orators who made some of the foremost contributions to the Suffrage movement. Join us for a walk through their neighborhood. As we make our way between the Brooklyn Heights Promenade and the Old Bridge Street Church, we’ll discover suffrage history at the home a noted playwright, find out why the Brooklyn Bridge is a feminist icon, and see how the Brooklyn Academy of Music set the stage for the Women’s Movement.

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Brownstones Ballot Boxes Suffrage Tour
Reviewed by Molly O. on 5/29/2018
I really loved this walking tour. My guide was super interesting and knowledgeable and I will never see Brooklyn Heights again in the same way. It was totally worthwhile and the guide was able to answer all of my questions. I highly recommend this tour.
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Archive on Parade is a Brooklyn-based tour and event company that aims to take New York City's fascinating history out of the archives and into the streets.

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