The Williamsburg Bridge was the longest suspension bridge in the world when it opened in 1903, and the first with all-steel towers. The 310-foot steel towers support four cables, each measuring 18 inches in diameter and weighing 4,344 tons.
Williamsburg Bridge will make Brooklyn a walking distance. Enjoy the walk and the view! (25 min to the other side by walk.)
I know you want to check the Brooklyn Bridge out but here's a great tip, Williamsburg Bridge is less crowded and you can take some cool shots. Walking with the view is a plus. I love coming here for a run.
The Entry point being in Williamsburg is also a great area to check out on the way over! Walk over straight from Domino Park just in time for the sunset! HIGHLY recommend walking/skating/biking this bridge during sunset with your friends/family (don't forget to bring a camera as this view is…