PRIVATE GANGSTER, CRIME AND HOLLYWOOD TOUR OF WOODHAVEN QUEENS
Come discover a Queens neighborhood known as Woodhaven. We walk under the elevated train on Jamaica Ave. a commercial thoroughfare where the Trump family started their fortune and Fred Trump had his first job. See the site of what was Dexter Park where some famous baseball legends played Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Joe DiMaggio, were just a few of the many stars that appeared there, along with the Negro League greats including Jackie Robinson and Satchel Paige.
We will visit some of the old bars where some gangsters got killed and some movies were filmed. See where the charred remains of a young college student that was kidnapped were found in an abandoned house. We end in Neir’s Tavern, the oldest continuously operating tavern in NYC was built in 1829 across from where Union Course Horse Racing Track was. We will eat lunch at Neir’s Tavern where the movie Goodfellas was filmed and the original queen of sex, Mae West, first performed. Come experience the gangsters, crime and Hollywood on this 3 hour tour.
We will visit NYC’S oldest running Tavern – food and drinks are not included in tour price.
Edward Wendell from Woodhaven historical society interviewing our very own Robin London.
PRIVATE TOUR: $285.00 FROM 1 – 10 PEOPLE