New York, New York: Museum of the American Gangster Team Field Report

78 St. Marks Place, New York, NY
South side of St. Marks Place/E. 8th St. just west of 1st Ave. By subway take the 6 to Astor Place. Walk east on the south side of St. Marks Place/E. 8th St. Cross 2nd Ave. The museum is in the next-to-last building before you hit 1st Ave. Look for #80, pass through a black gate, and walk up a flight of stairs.
Daily 1-6 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Adults $20.
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Museum of the American Gangster
A former speakeasy now houses a small collection of vintage gangsterabilia -- including shell casings from Bonnie and Clyde's final shootout and one of the bullets that killed Pretty Boy Floyd -- and provides tours of its mysterious basement. Report... [10/13/2012]

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Museum of the American Gangster

The tour was excellent. Interesting and rich with details of national and local gangsters. The tour of the former speakeasy space and basement is definitely a highlight. You get a sense that you are a part of the living history.

[Drumbabe, 06/15/2016]

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