All the Senses, All Around: A Walk with Former Parkies

Janes Walk

Led By Sarah Frazier AND Venus Melo

In-person guided walking tour (English, Spanish)

Theme: Exploring Dumbo and Brooklyn Heights with all five senses: a closer look at the diverse ecosystems and public spaces we pass by.

Be inspired and more connected to the city on various levels:
– Sounds – water, wind, traffic, birds
– Sight – skyline, water, trees, concrete
– Touch – surfaces beneath our feet, tree bark
– Smell – various plants, the river, restaurants
– Taste – water fountains, snack from a local restaurant

Places we’ll go: Brooklyn Bridge Park, Squibb Park, Cadman Plaza Park, Brooklyn Heights Promenade. Will include bathroom breaks

Preparations: Wear comfortable walking shoes; bring camera, hand sanitizer, and water bottle


Route distance: 3 miles. Languages: English and Spanish. Wheelchair Accessibility: no stairs but there are steep inclines, going down to Dumbo and up to Brooklyn Heights Promenade. Public Transit: 2/3/4/5 to Borough Hall F to York Street C to High Street Ample CitiBike stations. F to York Street & C to High Street. Ample CitiBike stations.

Location Information

RSVP is required and capacity is limited. Meeting location, ending location, and directions will be provided via email before walk date.


Saturday, May 6, 2023
1:00 PM
Greater than 1 hour

Borough: Brooklyn
Theme: Art & Architecture, Environment, Food & Entertainment
Language: English
The promenade in Brooklyn Bridge Park. Photo: Wikimedia Commons, Tdorante10. Modifications: photo cropped.