Come see and walk the notorious streets of the East Village and Lower east Side. The area that was known as wicked New York. On this 2.5 hour walking tour we will explore places that were home to crime, prostitution, murders,grave robbiries and more. Hear the stories of this once densely populated area where Jewish and Italian gangsters met. See where they lived, ate, drank, committed crime or got whacked. We will explore the cemetery which is the site of one of the most sensational and ghoulish crimes ever committed. Visit Tompkins Square park where a tragic boat fire changed the face of this neighborhood.
Meet up location corner of 2nd Ave. and E. 4th St. corner of Bank of America. Guide will be holding sign Metro NYC Tours. We do not end where we start. Check schedule for days and times offered.Duration | 2 hours 30 min. walking tour + 1/2 lunch and 1 hour in museum
Activity Level | Moderate
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