20 images that make us wish we were in early NYC - Gallery 1 - Image 3
Friends loved this place but hard to shake the words 'filthy' and 'firetrap' that flashed through your mind.
Wetlands Preserve, which opened in TriBeCa on Valentine's Day in 1989 and became nationally recognized as a mecca for jam bands like Phish, Blues Traveler and the Dave Matthews Band. Larry Block, pictured here on March 3, 1989 in front of the 1960s decor, was the owner of the club. It closed in September 2001.
Fiorucci - Vintage Ad - 1976 — Fiorucci opens next to Bloomingdale's on East Street in NYC. It became known as the "daytime Studio and attracted trendsetters and celebrities like Andy Warhol.
Plato's Retreat was a swingers' club opened by Larry Levenson in and was popular in the late and early It was located in the basement of the Ansonia Hotel, an century building on the corner of Broadway and West Street on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.
Studio 54 Nightclub Las Vegas MGM The club which is located at the MGM Grand is open every Tuesday to Saturday from pm until the early morning hours