[VIDEO] Tourist in Your Own Town Explores Wall Street's Federal Hall

The New York Landmarks Conservancy's Tourist in Your Own Town series explores some of New York’s best hidden gems as well as some of the classic iconic landmarks. In this video from the series, learn all about Federal Hall in the Financial District.

The landmark Federal Hall is where America officially began. On April 30th 1789, New Yorkers gathered at the intersection of Wall and Broad streets to witness George Washington being sworn in as the first President of the United States. Learn more about this historic event and the imposing Greek Revival building that houses many artifacts and displays from America's birth as a nation.

Federal Hall Museum is free and open 9am to 5pm Monday through Friday except national holidays.

Matt Coneybeare

Matt Coneybeare

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Matt enjoys exploring the City's with his partner and son. He is an avid marathon runner, and spends most of his time eating, running, and working on cool stuff.

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