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Gangster Museum of America

Listed under Museums in Arkansas, United States.

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Luxurious bath houses, historic mansions, and… gangsters? Who knew the quiet city of Hot Springs, Arkansas, was a haunt of the likes of Al Capone and Bugs Moran? Due to its reputation as a resort town and its lax position on booze, betting, and brothels, Hot Springs quickly became the favorite vacation spot for these prolific criminals. This interesting history is put on display at the Hot Springs Gangster Museum of America and features historic roulette tables, slot machines, and weaponry.

Where

113 Central Avenue
Hot Springs, Arkansas 71901

When

10-6 Sunday-Thursday
10-9 Friday & Saturday

Gangster Musem of America website.

Written by  Alex Witt.

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If you thought the original Gangster Museum of America was interesting, you should check out its new location at 510 Central, now covering a 10,000 sq. ft. area. Newly added items are never before seen casino interior photos that illegally graced the region.

Robert Raines, Director

The Gangster Museum of America.

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Sounds very cool - thanks. I brought my son and he really enjoyed himself.

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