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Albany Bootlegger Tour

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  • Notorious bootlegger, John 'Legs' Diamond met his end in Albany, NY. Was he 'offed' by rival gangster, Dutch Schultz? Was it a 'hit' organized by his jealous wife, Alice? Or perhaps his girlfriend, Kiki Roberts, had something to gain from his execution? Follow your guide and uncover the truth behind the death of Legs Diamond. Along the way, you will hear stories of Albany's colorful brewing history, from the Erie Canal to present day. We will end our journey with a tour of Albany Distilling Company - Albany's first distillery since Prohibition!

Albany Heritage Area Visitors Center
  • 25 Quackenbush Sq
  • Albany, NY 12207