Remember a crime-ridden Times Square? Do you recall the days when old Gotham was filled with murder, corruption, and vice of all flavors? Travel back to the tawdry days of the most brutal and infamous crimes, some still unsolved, set against the backdrop of a bustling city that seethed with scandal. During the tour, you’ll venture into the site of the former Five Points and explore the shadiest, creepiest, and downright vulgar stories of 19th century New York. Ever watch Gangs of New York? Get ready to experience it first-hand.
Note: Tour operates rain or shine.
What to expect
- Examine the most brutal and notorious crimes, some still unsolved, that occurred in 19th century New York
- Explore the infamous Five Points and listen to the shadiest, tawdriest stories about old Gotham
- Learn about the city’s history in crime set against the backdrop of a bustling city that seethed with scandal
About this Activity
|Price||$30.00 per guest|
|Duration / Session||90 min|
About the Teacher
Ike Ilkiw is a born and bred New Yorker. Ike is a licensed New York State Private Investigator, and has worked with every level of law enforcement, from the New York City to the Federal level, including FBI, and The DEA. It is from his experiences of growing up in New York City and being a NYC Police Detective that he decided to start the NYC Adventure Tours
There are no refunds; all sales are final.