Alcatraz East Opens in Pigeon Forge

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The East Coast has its own Alcatraz now with the opening of Alcatraz East Crime Museum in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. The new museum is open for all ages and showcases the U.S.’ most arresting crimes and criminals.

The new Pigeon Forge museum offers visitors a look at the history of American crime, crime solving and the U.S. justice system. More than 100 interactive exhibits and original artifacts will be on display, including items from Al Capone, John Dillinger, Bonnie and Clyde and more.

General admission is $25 for adults and $15 for children. Audio tours and special challenge tours like Top Detective, The Heist and VIP packages are also available.

–Lissa Poirot

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