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1776 New York City

1776 in the Brooklyn Navy Yard is a community of innovators using technology to solve the world’s greatest challenges in education, energy, food, health, money, security & urban infrastructure. We bring together government, business and entrepreneurs to drive change and economic growth.

In our loft on the Brooklyn waterfront, 1776 community members access collaborative workspace, events, classes and mentors as well as amenities like free, daily catered lunch, Brooklyn Roasting Company coffee and fresh fruit. 

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Our startups include drones that survey infrastructure, augmented reality for construction sites, affordable electric vehicles, smart textiles for medical testing and more.  Meet 1776’s first class of NYC Startup Fellows.

Our Community

The Navy Yard is between Williamsburg and Dumbo on the East River. You can reach it by Citibike, your bike, bus, subway or car. Free shuttles run to nearby subway stops.  Neighbors include a rooftop farm, chocolate factory and whiskey distillery. 

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Suite 814, Building 280

63 Flushing Ave

Brooklyn, NY 11205

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