Sights & Attractions in New York City

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Things to Do in Financial District

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
 
9/11 Memorial
Finished just in time for the 10th anniversary of...
Memorials / Monuments Financial District
 
9/11 Memorial Museum
To one side of the reflecting pools of the 9/11...
Museums / Galleries Financial District
 
Battery Park
Jutting out at the southernmost point of...
Parks Financial District
 
Bowling Green
Perhaps most recognized as the home of Arturo Di...
Parks Financial District
 
Brooklyn Bridge
"A drive-through cathedral" is how the journalist...
Bridges / Tunnels Financial District
 
City Hall
What once marked the northernmost point of...
Government Buildings Financial District
 
Ellis Island
Please note that due to damage from Hurricane...
Historic Districts / Sites Financial District
 
Federal Hall National Memorial
It's a museum now, but this site has quite a...
Memorials / Monuments Financial District
 
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
With its imposing mix of sandstone, limestone,...
Financial Institutions Financial District
 
Fraunces Tavern Museum
This former tavern, where General George...
Museums / Galleries Financial District
 
Governors Island
Governors Island is open to the public from...
Parks Financial District
 
Museum of American Finance
Pre-9/11, a visit to the New York Stock Exchange...
Museums / Galleries Financial District
 
Museum of Jewish Heritage—A Living Memorial to the Holocaust
In a granite 85-foot hexagon at the southern...
Museums / Galleries Financial District
 
National Museum of the American Indian (Smithsonian Institution)
Massive granite columns rise to a pediment...
Museums / Galleries, Native American Sites Financial District
 
New York City Police Museum
Why are police called cops? Why does a police...
Museums / Galleries Financial District
 
New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)
Unfortunately you can't tour it, but it's...
Financial Institutions Financial District
 
Skyscraper Museum
Why get a crick in your neck—or worse, risk...
Museums / Galleries Financial District
 
South Street Seaport Historic District
Had this charming cobblestone corner of the city...
Neighborhoods / Streets Financial District
 
St. Paul's Chapel
For more than a year after the World Trade Center...
Religious Sites Financial District
 
Staten Island Ferry
Every day, some 60,000 people ride the free...
Tours Financial District
 
The Statue of Liberty
For millions of immigrants, the first glimpse of...
Memorials / Monuments Financial District
 
Stone Street Historic District
Nestled amid skyscrapers, the low-rise, two-block...
Historic Districts / Sites Financial District
 
Tribute WTC Visitor Center
This project of the September 11th Families'...
Information Centers Financial District
 
Trinity Wall Street Church
Alexander Hamilton is buried under a white-stone...
Religious Sites Financial District
 
Woolworth Building
Until 40 Wall Street stole the title in 1930, but...
Architectural Sites Financial District
 
World Financial Center (WFC)
The four towers of this complex, which range...
Architectural Sites Financial District
 
World Trade Center Site (Ground Zero)
Thousands come each year to connect with events...
Architectural Sites Financial District

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