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Galveston Island Red Light District Tour

Join us on a fascinating walking tour of Galveston's Historic Red Light District. We'll walk "THE LINE" where prostitution flourished for over 70 years.

Return to a time when the mob ran Galveston and their guests were treated as if they were family. When you crossed the bridge you enter "The Free State of Galveston," where the only rules were mob rules. The stars of the era were world class entertainers brought in to perform in the casinos, including Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., and Dean Martin. Everyone was enjoying their own "Vegas dream" right here in Galveston. Your tour will begin with our famous Red Light District. At its height there were 55 houses of prostitution on Post Office Street alone. The authenticity of this tour is the result of extensive research and firsthand information from our consultants including former FBI special agents, documentaries, newspaper clips, books, and interviews. We'll visit the sites of the brothels, casinos, and were the gangsters lived. Al Capone came to Galveston with an eye to take things over. He lasted a week and was escorted off the island never to return.

Date & Time

Every Day!

Apr 10, 2019 through Sep 01, 2019

8:00PM - 11:30PM

Add to Calendar 04/10/201908:00 PM 04/10/201911:30 PM America/Chicago Galveston Island Red Light District Tour Return to a time when the mob ran Galveston and their guests were treated as if they were family. When you crossed the bridge you enter "The Free State of... More info at www.galvestonmonthly.com/events/161729/galveston-island-red-light-district-tour Gypsy Joynt 2711 Market Street , Galveston, TX 77550 FREQ=DAILY;INTERVAL=1;UNTIL=20190901 axEakIwmdzNKaowyWmiv58927

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(832) 245-0492

Adults $25

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