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Federal Hall

26 Wall St, New York City, NY 10005-1996
+1 212-825-6990
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Built in 1842 on the site of the first U.S. Capitol, this museum features items related to George Washington's inauguration, the Bill of Rights and old Federal Hall.
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26 Wall St, New York City, NY 10005-1996
Financial District
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I took in some of the sights and sounds that were walking distance from our hotel. Federal Hall's location held the original building which served as New York's City Hall and later the capitol building of the United States during its infancy....More

Thank tmac4ou
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stumble upon this building while walking around Wall Street. The design is beautiful with all the large columns at the front. Well worth stopping by.

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The original Federal Hall was demolished in 1812. The only remaining part where George Washington was made President is the original balcony which is inside the building. Many people stand outside taking photos of the Washington statue, but few seem to walk inside. You are...More

1  Thank ShawnC777
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not far away from Wall Street is a nice building example of neoclasical style and you will fin it on your way to the Stock Market. Difficult to take a picture son don´t forget you angular lenses

Thank Jos8Toledo
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Not much to see here, but worth dropping by as you pass through the Wall Street area and Lower Manhattan. Here George Washington was swore in as President as I recall. You won't spend more than a few minutes here, but why not do that...More

1  Thank garyrichmond
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Very classic architecture and a very stately building down in the center of the financial district and Wall Street.

1  Thank 30,043
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I thought the National Park service did a masterful job packaging this memorial as a “place that matters.” The exhibits covered several historic periods and themes, which the ranger did an excellent job of weaving together into a story about how events in this place...More

Thank DT25
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Historic monument. Worth a visit and photo also near a few other attractions you can combine in one afternoon

Thank LAFAMILLEG11231
Reviewed 16 April 2017

If you're walking around the Financial District, it is worth a stop just for a photo. Inside, there is a free exhibit offered which we did not see. Keep in mind, that this is not the original building but a reconstruction.

Thank Domer90mom
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Location (and actual stone - inside now) where George Washington was first sworn in. It's free to go inside. The building now houses a variety of odd exhibits and some brochures for general National Park locations - a mixture of historical and almost National Park...More

1  Thank ryans69
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Financial District
At the southernmost tip of Manhattan, the Financial
District is where New York City began as a center of
commerce. Today, the historic streets and beautiful
setting are complemented by museums, countless
skyscrapers, and the heart of the Financial District,
home to Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange.
Catch the Staten Island Ferry for an unbeatable view
of the skyline and Statue of Liberty, or sail to Ellis
...More
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