Wall Street boasts a wealth of unique and exciting stories making our walking tours both educational and fun! Past and present come alive as they visit the places where historical events actually happened.

By introducing students to this world, young minds can gain a deeper and more personal connection to what happens on Wall Street than what can be learned in the classroom alone.

A Wall Street Walks Student Tour is suitable for 4th graders and higher.
  • middle school students
  • high school students
  • college and university level students

Our tours are designed to help you get the most out of your school curriculum. We tailor and customize the tour to the different ages in the group.

Wall Street Walks walking tours and seminars cover both “financial” (as in stock market related topics) as well as “historical” (as in American History) study areas.

Finance and business related walking tours and seminars:

American History related walking tours:

Booking a group tour for your class is as easy as 1-2-3 with Wall Street Walks.

Step 1 – COMPLETE the tour info form
 and receive an emailed proposal
within 24 hours. Advance bookings are required.

Step 2 – REVIEW the details of the proposal and contact us to schedule a tour
(Tour dates get booked well in advance so act quickly to ensure yours remain available.)

Step 3 – ENJOY your tour!

To get started, please fill out the Private Tour Info Form and a Wall Street Walks team member will get back to you within 24 hours.

Available tour topics:

  • The history of Wall Street and downtown Manhattan's Financial District
  • America's Independence Day: The events leading up to July 4th, 1776 and America's declaration of independence from England
  • Dutch settlers in lower Manhattan
  • New York City as the U.S. Capitol
  • Historical figures and famous buildings and locations in downtown Manhattan
  • Visiting Ground Zero, learning about 911 history where it happened
  • and many more- just ask!

School Tour Details:

  • Our private group tours are identical to our public tours but can be customized to suit your group's needs and interests.
  • Each tour lasts about 90 minutes.
  • Comfortable walking shoes are highly recommended.
  • Tours are held rain or shine.
  • Advance bookings are recommended as tour dates get booked well in advance.
  • Payment is due in advance of the tour.
  • We use tour audio systems on our tours. Everyone is guaranteed to hear the guide, regardless of the group size.