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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
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

Federal Hall is the site of the President Washington's oath of office ceremony. It was home to the first US Congress, first Supreme Court, and the first Executive Office Building. Please note: the current structure is NOT the original structure. This was a Customs House...More

Thank seanworc
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Situated in the heart of Wall Street, Federal Hall offers a glimpse into history and an opportunity to stand on the steps where our first president took his oath of office. Technically, they tore the original building down and reconstructed it, so while not entirely...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for those that love American history. See several artifacts inside from when George Washington took his oath of office. Beautiful inside as well.

Thank laceytwc
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Gorgeous building, nice interpretive displays, helpful and informative rangers/guides. Worth a visit-you can see and learn a lot in a short time...

Thank intinerant
Reviewed 2 March 2017

While walking through Lower Manhattan, I stopped by Federal Hall. The site of George Washington’s inauguration, it is now a National Monument. The imposing building is marked by an equally imposing statue of Washington. Aside from a few small displays, there are not many exhibits...More

Thank JourneyJen
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This is very inspiring place. Federal Hall is a memorial building where George Washington was inagurated as First U.S. President.

Thank roxanas600
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I would definitely recommend taking the tour guide a tour of Federal Hall. It is very well marked and the exhibits are interesting but the tour adds another level to the history of the place.

Thank kmmate
Reviewed 21 February 2017

There is so much to see in this beautiful architectural gem. The first presidential inauguration and the history of the beginning of our country are focal points. Even discounting history, this building is amazing for its architecture. A must-see, it is near Ground Zero and...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2017

The building is a gem, and the exhiibits are well laid out to interest tweens. They have interactive games that our grandkids have loved enough to want to go back

Thank Louis G
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Although this is not the original Federal Hall building that was destroyed by fire in the old days, this is still a beautiful classic architecture building with a little museum inside. They also rent the space out for corporate events, you can have a dinner...More

Thank Jose C
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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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