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Stories from the Dark Side of New York City with NYPD Guide

New York, United States
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2 hours 30 minutes (Approx.)
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Offered in: English


Learn the shocking truth behind New York City’s organized crime rings on this guided, 2.5-hour tour. Led by a retired New York City police officer or detective, visit locations with a history of crime both past and present, like Chinatown, the Lower East Side and Wall Street. Find out about New York’s sordid past and how the city was shaped by crime — crime rings, gang crimes, the mafia and more. It’s a fascinating account for anyone interested in true crime and the stormy past from one of the world’s most famous cities.
  • 2.5-hour walking tour of New York City, led by a retired NYPD officer or detective
  • Visit Chinatown, the Lower East Side and Wall Street
  • Discover the truth behind New York City’s organized crime rings
  • Small group ensures personal attention


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NYPD Guide
Very informative guide with real world experience who was able to share his knowledge and personal experience on the job!!
Dark Side of New York
An excellent way to learn something about New York. An excellent guide, even sings:)) Fascinating insights.Highly recommend it. Vesna Thank you
Wonderfully Unique Walking Tour!
I loved this walking tour of NYC. I am always a fan of the small group walking tours, and especially the ones that give you a different view of the city. As a frequent traveler, I can highly recommend this tour. The guide is fantastic, and their support staff are also fantastic. We had gotten on the wrong train and were about 15 minutes late, and the support in the office were able to get in touch with the guide so that we could meet up with them. Highly appreciated! If you are looking for a unique way to spend a few hours of your day, with a knowledgeable and enthusiastic guide, then this is the tour for you.
Best tour
Debra F
This was probably the best tour that I have done. Ike was full of information about all that we saw and was so good at answering our questions.
Fascinating insights from an expert...
Fascinating insights from an expert guide. This is a must do.
Fantastic tour, very very...
Katherine C
Fantastic tour, very very interesting and fascinating. Extremely helpful guide with plenty of stories and knowledge. Great insight into the criminal history of NYC and was helpful when pointing out 1PP, Supreme Court, FBI Building and 5 points. Definitely do this tour if you like any crime stories.
I was the only one to sign up for...
Dorothy B
I was the only one to sign up for this Tour, but they did it anyways and it was great. The tour guide was very interesting and I learned alt from him about NY City. I would highly recommend it
Really enjoyed this tour. A lot of...
Geri D
Really enjoyed this tour. A lot of info was received and many places of interest were viewed. Great highlights from crimes and gangs from previous times to present day times. Tour guide was great paced the tour appropriately and provided great info as well as answering questions as required. Guide was very friendly and approachable. Would highly recommend this tour.
This tour was fun and informative...
Cheryl Z
This tour was fun and informative! Our tour guide Dennis was super knowledgeable and had great personal stories not only from being a cop but also from growing up in Little Italy, it was super interesting. I would absolutely recommend this tour!
Although it was a little confusing...
Benji M
Although it was a little confusing to follow the tour guides conversation, this tour was nonetheless very informative and interesting. The guide was knowledgeable about what he was talking about and brought emotion into the tour to make it interesting and lively.

Product code: 7167P12

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