Stories from the Dark Side: Criminals, Gangs & Mafia with NYPD: Take to the streets of New York with the men and women who know them best. For 2.5 hours you’ll walk the Big Apple with a retired NYPD officer or detective, learning the shocking truth behind New York’s organized crime rings, white collar swindlers and modern scandals.
Together you’ll visit NYC’s Chinatown, the Lower East Side, and a more recent addition to the list of New York’s most notorious; Wall Street. In these classic neighborhoods you’ll learn how the city shaped and was shaped by organized crime. This is the perfect experience for anyone with an interest in true crime, storytelling or the turbulent history of America’s greatest city.
Site Visited include Wall Street, Lower East Side Tenement Buildings, Five Points, Chinatown and Little Italy.
Meeting/pick-up point: Sidewalk in front of Fraunces Tavern, 54 Pearl St (at Broad St. ).
Duration: 2.5 hours.
Start/opening time: 10:30am. Please ensure you arrive at the meeting point at least 15 minutes prior to the tour start time.
Others: This tour may not be suitable for young children, as subject matter may be graphic and disturbing.