Lovely new episode from the podcast The Bowery Boys: New York City History that puts the spotlight on the charming Queens home of Louis and Lucille Armstrong, which has been preserved and operates as a museum.
What other historic home in the United States has aqua blue kitchen cabinets, bathroom speakers behind silver wallpaper, mirrored bathrooms and chandeliers over the bed?
The Louis Armstrong House and Museum has a charming comfort and modesty to it, befitting its legendary former occupant.
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