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Northern Kentucky Gambling Museum

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Address: 6th and Monmouth Street, Newport, KY 41071
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+1 859-291-1689
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Interesting and haunted

Fun and interesting place to visit. Newport, KY was noted for their mafia connection in their early history. Gambling went hand in hand with that connection. There you will... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2015
EllaH1
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Cincinnati
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Reviewed 30 September 2016

Between the reviews, the website and the Youtube videos this looked really interesting and thought we would check it out. Called the number on the website and spoke with Larry Trapp and he advised he closed the museum 6 - 8 months ago. Its a shame. Newport has a big history in this area and this could have been interesting.

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Cincinnati
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Reviewed 7 July 2015

Fun and interesting place to visit. Newport, KY was noted for their mafia connection in their early history. Gambling went hand in hand with that connection. There you will find memorabilia from famous local restaurants and bars that at one time housed the gambling rooms. The other side of the gambling museum is a paranormal shop. You can sign up... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 23 May 2015

Everything like dancing shows gambling walking on Fremont strip buying savinoior watching pretty girls pasting by

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Louisville, Kentucky
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2013

If you are into old Kentucky gambling history this is the place to go..Old memoribila,chips you name it,this place has it.You might want to call for operational hours as not sure if it is open all the time..

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Union, Kentucky
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Reviewed 24 June 2012

I had no idea all this was hear, what a treat it was learning about Newport History.

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