Coney Island Museum

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2014

    Hit Hard by Sandy, Coney Island Museum Will Re-Open May 26

    After being closed for a year and a half due to Hurricane Sandy-related renovations, the world-famous, sideshow-hosting, awesome-stuff-having Coney Island Museum will re-open May 26, just in time for Memorial Day. We're so excited we may show up dressed as a topless mermaid. Coney Island was hit e ... More >>

  • Columns

    August 19, 2008

    Going Waterboarding at Coney Island

    Whee! Cotton Candy and Torture!

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2008

    Party for Coney Island's Right To Fight (To Stay Cheap)

    Photo by Norman Blake Coney Island’s cheap, sure, but keeping it around ain’t. That’s why multitudes of tireless seaside talent—mermaids, roller girls, and so on—will be swallowing swords, spinning from ropes, and generally raising hell next Wednesday at the Coney Island USA Sprin ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    May 13, 2008

    This Summer's Watering Holes

    The Voice turns its sunglass-clad eyes on local waters and watering holes

  • News

    August 21, 2007

    Labor Day Pains

    Will this be the winter of Coney's discontent?

  • NYC Life

    July 3, 2007

    Ghost World

    You'll need a memory like an elephant to remember Coney Island