Brooklyn Bridge

By: Stephanie, Ismael and Jazmin

Striking the Streets

The Brooklyn Bridge will be opened starting in 1883, between Brooklyn and Manhattan. No longer will you have to travel between Brooklyn and Manhattan by ferry. All thanks to our wonderful engineer John A. Roebling.

Grand Opening of the Brooklyn Bridge

Thursday, May 24th 1883 at 7am

Brooklyn, NY, United States

New York, NY

Arching 1,595 feet above the river, the Brooklyn Bridge will be the longest in the world.