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The Rise and Fall of the American Mafia Walking Tour provided by NYC Gangster Tours Day Tours

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Departure Point
168 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10009, USA
Duration
2h
Return Details
Mulberry Street & Prince Street, Mulberry St & Prince St, New York, NY 10012, USA
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • 2-hour walking tour. No more, no less
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • DVD (available to purchase)
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum age recommended (but not required): 14
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Emjayeff wrote a review Dec 2019
12 contributions1 helpful vote
Did this tour with the very knowledgeable Gary on Friday 13 December. It rained about 99% of the time, but it didn't dampen our enjoyment, nor Gary's enthusiasm. While one reviewer suggests taking the tour in a pub would suffice, I totally disagree - even in the rain! The
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Joy W wrote a review Jul 2019
San Diego, California72 contributions49 helpful votes
As intriguing as Gary was as a tour guide, we felt like half of the tour could have been done sitting in the restaurant over drinks and him showing us pictures instead of having us walk around and stand in front of a building for 20 minutes while he explained who lived
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Ann wrote a review Jun 2019
4 contributions3 helpful votes
FABULOUS!!! Gideon was outstanding.Well researched. Very interesting. Unique experience that was personalized to the locale! Thoroughly enjoyed!!
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Scottish_musician1 wrote a review May 2019
1 contribution2 helpful votes
Worst decision of our stay in New York. DO NOT BOOK. Previous ganster tours in other cities were lovely, informative, featured interesting sights and characterful tour guides. With this tour, however, our guide walked us to our first location and lectured us with a
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from FellowTraveler818808, Owner at The Rise and Fall of the American Mafia Walking Tour
Responded 26 Aug 2019
Dear ScottishMusician1 We are deeply sorry that this was your experience with our company. We try to only hire the most talented, engaging, knowledged and professional of guides, which the mass majority of our reviews can attest to. We take our quality control very seriously, and when we make the error of hiring a less-than-exceptional guide, that guide does not work for us for long. The guide who gave this tour no longer works for NYC Gangster Tours. If you ever want to see how the tour is SUPPOSED to be done, don’t hesitate to contact us, and tickets for you and up to three friends are on us. -Gideon "Da Boss" Levy
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Becky B wrote a review May 2019
Fraser, Michigan2 contributions2 helpful votes
DON’T WASTE YOUR MONEY! Awful! To start the tour, the guide was 5-10 minutes late. I know more about the Mob than our tour guide did! ( He called Sammy “The Bull” Gravano, Sonny) He kept forgetting what/who he was talking about. Only the last 10-15 minutes was about the Mob of
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from FellowTraveler818808, Owner at The Rise and Fall of the American Mafia Walking Tour
Responded 26 Aug 2019
Dear Becky B We are deeply sorry that this was your experience with our company. We try to only hire the most talented, engaging, knowledged and professional of guides, which the mass majority of our reviews can attest to. We take our quality control very seriously, and when we make the error of hiring a less-than-exceptional guide, that guide does not work for us for long. The guide who gave this tour no longer works for NYC Gangster Tours. If you ever want to see how the tour is SUPPOSED to be done, don’t hesitate to contact us, and tickets for you and up to three friends are on us. -Gideon "Da Boss" Levy
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Alex J
Alex J
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Great Way To Get to Know the City
Spent 2 hours with Matty walking the streets through China town and Little Italy. He has a wonderful depth of know
katie m
katie m
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Great Tour!
We had a wonderful afternoon with our guide Gideon touring the lower east side and learning so much about the rise
179brent
179brent
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Very interesting!
Thank you Gideon, it was an excellent tour. We would definitely recommend it to anyone visiting New York!
Deborah C
Deborah C
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walking tour with a retired NYPD narcotics detective
- it was awesome - stopped for food (included) 3 times!! It was a small group the detective really knew his way a
elzabeth
elzabeth
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Lot's of walking but Great info.
Guide was phenomenal !! Thank you , Patient kept us moving and together. Tip tour starts in Chinatown and ends in L
Reeca E
Reeca E
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Very informative
We enjoyed this tour. We learned a lot about the start of the Mafia. Our tour guide used the iPad to show pictures
nopa1129
nopa1129
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Fun and Full of Wiseguy Wisdom !
As a birthday gift for my sister, we spent the afternoon learning about old mafia hot-spots in the Lower East Side
Helen T
Helen T
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Couldn’t have had a better experience...
Thanks to Matt for making the booking so easy and working with us on a date for a private tour. Joel was fantastic
Venture571824
Venture571824
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Not what I expected
There was only 1 other party in our tour. We simply walked and looked at a handful of buildings. The guide was a b
Ray G
Ray G
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Interesting Evening
I was on the "Rise and Fall of the American Mafia" walking tour with Sean that featured several interesting storie
Barbara R
Barbara R
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Very disappointing
I would not recommend this tour, it was a lot of talking and not a lot of walking. Information was not given in an
Daniel P
Daniel P
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Very knowledgeable experience
The tour guide was fantastic! Very knowledgeable and could answer any question. Very good value tour
99Fay
99Fay
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Good tour for enthusiasts
Tour guide was informative and focused mostly on Lowe east side and little Italy. As most of the locations are now
Jet01600746017
Jet01600746017
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EXCELLENT EXPERIENCE
I gifted this to my boyfriend for Christmas who is a major mafia fan. We had a wonderful time, as our guide Gideon
Safari441732
Safari441732
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NYC Gangster Tour
This was an excellent tour, and Russell was informative and engaging. I highly recommend it for anyone (teens and
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