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Museum of the American Gangster
“Located in a former speakeasy, the Gangster Museum’s goal is to objectively present the role that crime has played in shaping the politics, culture, myth and lore of New York City — and beyond.”
Tours – $10 suggested
Mon – Fri: 2:00pm and 4:00pm
Sat: 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm
80 St. Marks Place, Greenwich Village,
Theater 80 Building
More Info: www.museumoftheamericangangster.org
Take an intimate look at the American gangster with found artifacts and stories told from a firsthand perspective. “MOAG’s goal is to objectively and authentically present the role crime has played in shaping the politics, culture, myth and lore of New York City. Criminals will not be glorified or sensationalized, nor will they be vilified.”
Check out exhibits such as The Early Life of “Lucky” Luciano and Gangsters in Hollywood and “a maze of hidden rooms and artifacts in the basement left over from Prohibition.”
Village Alliance Information Booth – located at the Ruth Wittenberg Triangle on 6th Avenue, between West 9th St. & Greenwich Avenue. More Info: villagealliance.org
Village Alliance Tours – 8 E 8th St, New York, NY 10003. From May through September, they often run free guided Greenwich Village walking tours on Saturdays at 11:30am. More Info: Greenwich Village Free New York Walking Tour
Peanut Butter and Company – Fluffernutter sandwich, Ants on a Log and try “The Elvis”. Kid Friendly!
Blue Ribbon Sushi
Blue Ribbon Brasserie (Sullivan b/w Spring and Prince)- excellent, high end comfort food. Must like the menu and definitely make a reservation.
Tomoe Sushi – long lines, but some of the best and reasonbly priced sushi in NYC
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