"Financial District" Wall Street Tip by Gage17

Wall Street, New York City: 110 reviews and 191 photos

  Looking up Wall Street towards Trinity Church
by Gage17

Did you know that Wall Street is named so because it used to BE a wall? At one time, the area that is now the heart of America's finanical world was the northern boundary to the small settlement that would become Mnahattan. This is an part of the city is dotted with lots of American history including Federal Hall (where George Washington was inaugurated as the first US president) and the New York Stock Exchange.

Address: Downtown
Directions: The financial district can easily be reached by subway. Lower Manhattan is a close-knit array of old lanes and sights are simply accessible on foot.
Phone: 8666485873
Website: http://www.viator.com/tours/New-York-City/New-York-City-Wall-Street-Insider-Tour/d687-5250WALLSTREET

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Jan 16, 2005
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