How many miles walking the Brooklyn bridge?
The Brooklyn bridge is 1.13 miles long. If you want to walk it to Brooklyn and then back, its 2.26 miles long.
70 miles taking this route: Take GARDEN STATE PARKWAY (toll) - NORTH, from Lakewood, to I-95 N.J. TURNPIKE (toll) at EXIT 129; follow signs to TURNPIKE - NORTH. Take I-95 TURNPIKE (toll) - NORTH to I-278 EAST towards the GOETHALS BRIDGE and the VERRAZANO BRIDGE off EXIT 13. Take I-278 EAST across the Goethals Bridge, and then thru Staten Island, and then across the Verrazano Bridge into Brooklyn.
Brooklyn is famous for Coney Island hot dogs, for the Cyclone roller coaster, for the Brooklyn accent (which is quickly disappearing), for Junior's Cheesecake, and for being the birthplace of many celebrities. It's cultural institutions include the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn Botanical Gardens and Brooklyn Academy of Music. Among its landmarks are the Brooklyn Bridge, the Verrazano Narrows Bridge and Grand Army Plaza. Many popular movies are set in Brooklyn.
There are so many interesting facts about the iconic Brooklyn Bridge that it might be easier to ask what isn't interesting about it. Here are just a handful: At the time of its opening on May 24, 1883, The Brooklyn Bridge was … * … the longest suspension bridge in the world (its length end-to-end is 5,989 feet (1825 m), or 1.13 miles); * … fifty percent longer than any suspension bridge then in existence…