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Wall Street and Ground Zero:

American History and Ground Zero

On A Wall Street Tour By Wall Street Walks You Will

  • Discover how an 18th century street bazaar became the greatest financial center in the world.
  • Learn about the darker side of Wall Street, including it’s scandals, panics, and crashes.
  • Walk in the footsteps of famous financial moguls such as, Alexander Hamilton, J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, and Victoria Woodhull.
  • Explore the celebrated landmarks that occupy Wall Street and the surrounding areas.
  • Hear firsthand accounts of Wall Street today as only industry insiders can tell them.
  • See the Wall Street bull and learn the symbolism of the sculpture.
  • Visit Ground Zero, and see the newly completed World Trade Center buildings including One World Trade Centre, the tallest building in the western hemisphere.

All Wall Street Walks walking tours end at the 911 Memorial/ Ground Zero Site. This works really well if you are also planning on visiting the 911 Museum. You need to purchase tickets to the 911 Museum on your own. Our tour covers the 911 Memorial waterfalls and memorial plaza.

Our Wall Street tours use museum style listening devices. You can actually hear the tour guide speak in a normal tone of voice. Wall Street Walks tour guides do not use shouting to communicate with our guests.

What Our Guests Say

–  If you have an interest in finance this is an absolute must.  –

–  I recommend the tour to everyone who is interested in history.   –

–  Very informative.  –

–  The tour was amazing and one of the best experiences of my life.  –

–  A total must see!!!  –

–  Both Informative and Entertaining.  –

– The students have not stopped talking about the brilliant tour you gave them –

–  If you need to do one thing downtown…do this! –

– It was such a great opportunity to hear stories directly from a person who worked in financial industry. –