6 days in Brooklyn & New York City Itinerary

6 days in Brooklyn & New York City Itinerary

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6 days in Brooklyn & New York City Itinerary

New York City
taxi:  15​min
Brooklyn
— 2 nights
taxi:  15​min
New York City
— 3 nights
New York City

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Brooklyn

Brooklyn
Though it may be less popular or touristy than its big brother Manhattan, Brooklyn boasts of one of the largest and hippest art districts in the United States.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Brooklyn Museum, take in the views from Brooklyn Bridge, and then get to know the fascinating history of Brooklyn Heights Promenade. On the 7th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Jay & Silent Bob's Secret Stash, see the interesting displays at Silverball Museum - Asbury Park, NJ, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Roosevelt Field.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Brooklyn trip itinerary website .

New York City to Brooklyn is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a subway; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 49°F in December, and nighttime lows around 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to drive to New York City.

Things to do in Brooklyn

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Roosevelt Field, Jay & Silent Bob's Secret Stash, Silverball Museum - Asbury Park, NJ
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Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn Heights Promenade ©
Brooklyn Heights Promenade
Jay & Silent Bob's Secret Stash
Jay & Silent Bob's Secret Stash

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New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Do your shopping at Fifth Avenue and Tiffany & Co.. Get some cultural insight at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial. And it doesn't end there: get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, go for a walk through Central Park, admire the masterpieces at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Ellis Island.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the New York City day trip planning website .

New York City is just a short distance from Brooklyn. In December in New York City, expect temperatures between 49°F during the day and 38°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

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