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Gangster Museum of America

510 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3597
+1 501-318-1717
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If you're interested in Hot Springs history and gangster history

If you like gangster history you'll enjoy this. Some great Hot Springs history thrown in as well... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
New Orleans, Louisiana
A History place

It is a good place to go to find out the history of Hot Springs. It is amazing the history behind... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Hot Springs, Arkansas
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510 Central Ave, Hot Springs, AR 71901-3597
+1 501-318-1717
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

If you like gangster history you'll enjoy this. Some great Hot Springs history thrown in as well. It is pictures, short videos interviewing some people who were actually there during the gangster history part of Hot Springs which makes it really interesting. Some memorabilia. Plenty...More

1  Thank Frankie19612014
Reviewed 12 October 2017

It is a good place to go to find out the history of Hot Springs. It is amazing the history behind Hot Springs and the Gangsters of the past.

Thank CandlewoodSuitesHS
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Enjoyed the museum with lots of history about Hot Springs and it's various residents. We enjoyed looking at all the artifacts they had.

Thank mj_vacation
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I had toured the Gangster Museum before, but my daughter hadn't so we visited on our latest trip to Hot Springs. I love this place because there is so much history shared about the area. Our tour guide this time was the best ever since...More

1  Thank Massdane
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The museum and the guides are fascinating ! If you see and do any of the attractions here in hot Springs, this is a must see. The knowledge of the staff is evident that they enjoy working here. They answered plenty of questions we had...More

1  Thank annawA3283QY
Reviewed 13 September 2017

It is a guided tour at certain times. Some seating but if a lot of people would require standing. Move from room to room. Videos and lots of pictures. Learned a lot about the area.

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

I very much enjoyed learning about Hot Springs' crazy history. There's a lot of great information on this tour that lasts about an hour and a half. The only reason I don't give it 5 stars is because I would like to see more genuine...More

Thank Kirk M
Reviewed 4 September 2017

This does offer a great deal of history of gangsters associated with Hot Springs but it also gave a nice overview of the area in general. Our tour guide was obviously quite knowledgeable of the subject and the short videos enhanced his presentation.

Thank karib94
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Hot Springs was a safe haven for the Mob. You can name just about any gangster and they were here in Hot Springs. Al Capone, Lucky Luciano, Buggies Seagle, and our very own mobster Owney Madden who owned the Cotton Club and the Stork Club...More

2  Thank Bill H
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Gangster museum was informative. Pleasant people to answer questions for you. A must see for folks interested in Gangster history.

Thank Phillip S
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Diane C
20 April 2017|
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Response from Vickie S | Reviewed this property |
The older man was very knowledgeable and very friendly. I do not remember his name.
Keri W
13 March 2017|
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Response from Aaron W | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely!!!! Very educational as well!
Sarah W
23 February 2017|
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Response from LoriLogic | Reviewed this property |
We waited for the tour guide and it lasted about an hour and a half..but you can leave early if you need to or you can just go through the place on your own..but you will never get the info from a self guided tour as you do... More