03/30/2012 07:28 am ET Updated May 30, 2012

9 Off The Beaten Path Museums In Brooklyn (PHOTOS)

You know the Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Botanical Gardens, the Brooklyn Children's Museum and the Jewish Children's Museum.

Think you've tapped all Brooklyn can offer a culture junkie? Think again. Brooklyn is a borough that keeps on giving, and there's plenty more to explore.

Take in some history, with a healthy side of quirk, at these nine off-beat Brooklyn museums.

For more car-free getaway ideas from Manhattan, visit offMetro NY.

-- Jaclyn Einis

9 Off the Beaten Path Museums in Brooklyn

Photos: Annie Mole, Waterfront Museum, pixonomy, The Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum, The Faded Past , Jaclyn Einis, Micro Museum, Amy Lee Pearsall, Prospect Park