Off-the-Radar Museums in NYC

Off-the-Radar Museums in NYC

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We explores NYC’s more unusual museums and libraries dedicated to iconic toys, wizardry, and the legacy of the mob.

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    Walk into this morbid collection to see cadavers and mortuary photographs and also to learn about humans’ changing attitude towards death through the ages. The sobering collection includes mummified, pickled, fossilized and waxed specimens.
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    It all started when owner Reverend Jen got her first troll doll Ariana at the age of nine. Her collection has long since grown to fill an apartment. Booking a tour will allow you to enter Reverend Jen’s world filled with costumed troll dolls.
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    The furnishings and art accumulated by the Tredwell family over 100 years also showcases the development of domestic life in America.
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    The collection has fire fighting artifacts from the time of New Amsterdam all the way up to recent artifacts recovered from the debris at Ground Zero.
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    The tour through intimate family spaces like bedrooms, the kitchen and the Japanese garden that Armstrong avidly designed gives one a very human insight into a music legend.
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    Open Mondays through Wednesdays by appointment and Thursdays to Sundays for walk-in, enjoy this unique collection that showcases NYC’s distinct urban culture.
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    This museum tells the story of organized crime in American from the slaver traders and smugglers in the time of the Founding Fathers all the way to the bootleggers of the prohibition era.
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    Equipped with an online database, a rare books collection and an exceptionally cozy reading room, the center is ideal for research or simply exploring.
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