Brooklyn Brewery in Brooklyn, NY Free tours of Williamsburg's Brooklyn Brewery run on the hour from 1-5pm Saturday, 1-4pm Sunday. 79 N 11th St, Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Read more: http://www.lonelyplanet.com/usa/travel-tips-and-articles/76493#ixzz3AUguh7Lj
Brooklyn Brewery, Brooklyn, NY NY’s most populous borough was once home to no fewer than 48 breweries but, sadly, all had disappeared by the 1970s. Luckily, Brooklyn Brewery has sparked a brewing renaissance since its mid-1990s launch (two other breweries have subsequently emerged in the borough, as well as several beer halls and beer tours). Housed in a former matzo ball factory that straddles the trendsetting neighborhoods of Williamsburg and Greenpoint, the brewery welcomes visitors for…
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If you have a Saturday or Sunday free, the brewery gives a complimentary hour-long tour of its facilities between 1-4 pm. On Fridays, you're welcome to bring your own food while you sip on some micro-brewed draft beer. The beer isn't free, but at five beers for $20, and a sixth one free, most people won't mind spending a few bucks for some quality hops.