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Coney Island Museum, New York

Coney Island Museum - New York, New York
Coney Island Museum
1208 Surf Avenue, New York, NY 11224Map
Coney Island
+1 718 372 5159
Neighborhood: Brooklyn
Overview

The Coney Island Museum is a small but informative museum dedicated to preserving the history of Coney Island. The museum features Coney Island memorabilia like the Steeplechase Horse, the Boardwalk Rolling Chair, Funhouse Distortion Mirrors, and antique souvenirs. Relics of old rides, including vintage bumper cars, bring you back to Coney Island's heyday. With a changing exhibition schedule that showcases items like Mermaid Parade photos, this museum's a bargain at 99 cents! A knowledgeable staff can answer any questions on Coney Island, and Coney Island historians hold an "Ask the Expert" lecture series on Sundays at 4 pm during the summer months.

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By jbhaydn | Posted 04/11/12
  Interested in Coney Island history and will check this out shortley---jbhaydn  
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Coney Island Museum General Information
  • Open Hours: Saturday to Sunday from 12:00 PM to 05:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, amex, visa
  • Nearest Train: D, Q N or F train to Stillwell Avenue
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