Green-Wood Discover

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This application is recommended for ages 4+.

Experience Brooklyn's National Historic Landmark cemetery as nobody ever has before.

A walking tour and so much more! This app puts the rich history and beauty of Green-Wood at your fingertips. Green-Wood was founded in 1838, but in its almost two centuries of existence, visitors have never experienced Green-Wood like this ...
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Overview

This application is recommended for ages 4+.

Experience Brooklyn's National Historic Landmark cemetery as nobody ever has before.

A walking tour and so much more! This app puts the rich history and beauty of Green-Wood at your fingertips. Green-Wood was founded in 1838, but in its almost two centuries of existence, visitors have never experienced Green-Wood like this before. The variety and depth of information here, historic and current photos, plus the audio clips give the user a truly unique experience. Discover Green-Wood's majestic arches, the memorial to the Brooklyn Theatre Fire, the story of the Beecher-Tilton scandal, Battle Hill and New York City's Civil War Monument, as just a few of the highlights among the 40 stops created exclusively by Green-Wood staff for this app.

- Over 200 images from Green-Wood's collections and archives, featuring original architectural drawings, rare 19th-century photos, and vivid nature and monument photography.
- Audio clips, including an original reading by Brooklyn writer Pete Hamill, music excerpts, and much more.
- Videos from Battle Hill of the Statue of Liberty and the Manhattan skyline, plus clips of Green-Woods famous Monk Parakeets.
- Detailed descriptions of each stop written by Green-Wood's historian Jeff Richman, including sidebars of other notable context, stories, and photos.
- Options to enjoy all 40 stops along the tour, in order, or in any arrangement desired.
- Choices to select specific themed tours, including Architecture, Interesting Inscriptions, Then and Now Photographs, Sculpture and Civil War.

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940043912817
  • Publisher: Toura
  • Publication date: 7/19/2012
  • Series: NOOKapps Series
  • Version name: 3.1
  • Format: NOOK App
  • File size: 46 MB
  • Note: This product may take a few minutes to download.
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  • Please contact the developer directly if you would like to report a problem:
    • URL: http://support.toura.com
    • Email: support@toura.com

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