City Hall Park

City Hall has governed New York City since the early 1800’s.  It’s located between Broadway, Park Row and Chambers in Lower Manhattan.  City Hall sits near the park called the City Hall Park.  City Hall is one of the oldest governmental buildings in the United States and it houses the actual office of the Mayor of New York City.  City Hall was constructed from 1803 to 1812 and admired as some of the best architectural accomplishments of that time. Sol LeWitt’s (1928... Read More

Sol LeWitt

Sol LeWitt (1928 – 2007) was one of America’s most inventive and influential artists that created significant Art work in two and three dimensions. His art sculptures are currently on display around City Hall Park. Nearby Attractions: City Hall, Brooklyn Bridge, Chinatown, TriBECA, 9/11 Memorial , The National September 11 Memorial and Museum, Ground Zero, and St. Paul’s Chapel. LARGE MODULAR CUBE, 1969 Splotch 15, 2005, resembling a bunch of Crayola crayons... Read More

Federal Reserve Bank of NY

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York is one of the 12 regional Reserve Banks in the Federal Reserve System. Visitors can learn about the history of gold, money, banking and the Federal Reserve System responsibilities, through a guided tour and interactive exhibits in the museum. Museum is open and free to the public. Nearby Tourist Attractions: Clinton Castle, Staten Island Ferry, Battery Park City, Wall Street, Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, World Financial Center, City Hall... Read More

South Street Seaport

South Street Seaport is a historic district in Lower Manhattan near the Brooklyn Bridge and the Wall Street area. This area features 19th century architecture skyscrapers and renovated sailing ships, along with a former Fulton Fish Market. The Seaport and Pier 17 includes a Shopping Mall with Restuarants by the Waterfront with specatcular views of the New York Harbor and the Brooklyn Bridge. This neighborhood offers attractions, shops, great restaurants, ships, concerts, street... Read More

St. Paul’s Chapel

St. Paul’s Chapel a chapel of Trinity Church, is one of the oldest church in New York, built between 1764 and 1768, but completed by 1776. George Washington once worshiped in this episcopal chapel. Dating to 1766, the churchyard at St. Paul’s bears the graves of many important historical figures, including a number of Revolutionary War heroes.  The church is a historical landmark and offers walk through exhibits describing the history of the church, as well as the... Read More