Here is more information from the organizers:
Get a FREE sneak peek of what's to come at TEDxGowanus with this exclusive tour of the neighborhood, led by TEDxGowanus speaker and co-curator, Joseph Alexiou.The tour is focused on NYC industrial history (given Gowanus's industrial legacy), but will also touch on early Dutch history and the Revolutionary War.
Stops visited will include:
The Gowanus flushing tunnel
Carroll Street Bridge
Third Street Buildings - The Bat Cave, The Coignet Building, and the Old American Can Factory
We encourage attendees to bring cameras and phones and snap photos tagged with #gowanusinspired. Some tagged photos will be selected to appear at the TEDxGowanus event on 1/26/14.
Attending this event will be many of the organizers for TEDxGowanus, so come out and start conversations that will no doubt ripple through to the event!
You can sign up for the tour on TEDxGowanu's Facebook page here.