Money, money, money! Feel the power as you walk the streets of the world's financial epicenter, and hear the stories of intrigue, influence and independence! New York's financial district, Wall Street, is not just home to the most powerful economic players in the world, it is the birthplace of our city - and in many ways - our nation.
In this tour we focus on finance - how Wall Street works, who the players are past and present, important events that occurred here and what may the future hold?
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Feel free to personalize this offer.
Wall Street or customized TBD
In this tour we walk the storied streets of the oldest part of NYC, and its famed financial center. We will see where the Wall Street players live, work and play. You will be regaled with stories of money, politics, and struggles of many kinds as we learn the fascinating history of this area and its people.
Lower Manhattan was home to ancestral Native Americans, our first European colonies, financiers extraordinaire, pirates, founding fathers and freedom fighters of every creed and color. A diverse and worldly town since its birth, learn how New York became the financial center it is today, how Wall Street and the NYSE work and all the secrets these streets hold. We will visit the biggest stars of Wall Street and also some hidden gems.
The tour ends at the World Trade Center and 9/11 Memorial, where all details of this beautiful site will be explained and appreciated.
As with all my tours, I am happy to act as your personal photographer (your camera or mine) so that you may capture beautiful souvenir images of this special day.
Extensions can also be added to include touring / visiting more areas, such as: Battery Park and its art and museums, Brookfield Place, an in depth look at The Statue of Liberty, South Street Seaport, The Brooklyn Bridge and environs, The African Burial Ground and/or Chinatown. Message me and we can customize your Wall Street tour - what do you have in mind?
9/11 Memorial or customized TBD
Licensed, expert guide
Customizable meeting point and/or ending point
Tour can be extended for customizable route and inclusion of additional sites, attractions and neighborhoods
Entrance fees (9/11 Memorial & Museum ticket: Adult: $26 Youth (7 to 12 years): $15 Young Adult (13 to 17 years): $20)
This is a walking tour. Possible entrance to the interior of public spaces/buildings is varied and subject to availability. Tour does not include entrance to the New York Stock Exchange or The Federal Reserve - though we will be viewing from the exterior.
Please wear comfortable shoes, bring water and be dressed for anticipated weather conditions.