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How Money Was Made: Wall Street to the World Trade Center Walking Tour

Quick Details

Calendar Schedule: Mon, Wed, Fri & Sat

Hour Glass Duration: 2.5 hours (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)

Clock Departure Time: 1.30 p.m. EST

Globe Other Language: Spanish (April to Jan)

Adult
$35
Child Ages 5-11
$28

How Money Was Made: Wall Street to the World Trade Center Walking Tour

Discover the financial and political roots of Wall Street, from the birth of the American financial system under the Dutch and British to the rise of American financial and political power.

We explore the financial crisis caused by stock market crashes, the impact of aggressive economic growth on diverse populations, and the rebirth of Lower Manhattan after the devastating events of 9/11. Meet the visionaries, pioneers, financial innovators, Robber Barons, and forgotten laborers who helped shape the history of Wall Street.

Tour Highlights:

  • Explore Bowling Green and the Alexander Hamilton Custom House (now the Museum of the American Indian). 
  • View the world-famous Charging Bull Statue and the Fearless Girl Statue
  • Visit the heart of Wall Street to view sites like the New York Stock Exchange, Federal Hall, and the Federal Reserve.
  • View Trinity Church and Saint Paul’s Chapel. 
  • View the site of the former World Trade Center site and the National September 11 Memorial & Museum. 
  • Discover the financial and political roots of Wall Street.
  • Explore the financial crisis caused by financial panics and stock market crashes.
  • Learn about Native American, women, and African-American contributions to early trading, the American financial system, and Wall Street.

Please note that all attractions are exterior visits only.

This Wall Street tour is wheelchair-accessible.

Passes

  • This tour is included in the New York Pass, Go City All-inclusive Pass and Explorer Pass.
  • Pass customers please visit the page and follow the instruction to make a reservation.

Meeting & End Locations

  • Meet your guide in front of the Museum of the American Indian – 1 Bowling Green, New York, NY 10004
  • The guide will be holding up a Red, Inside Out Tours Flag.
  • Tour ends at World Trade Center

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