The Financial District, located in the borough of Manhattan in New York City, is a neighborhood on the southeastern side of Manhattan which comprises the offices and headquarters of many of the city's major financial institutions, including the New York Stock Exchange and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. The World Trade Center existed in the neighborhood until the September 11 attacks and is currently being rebuilt. The neighborhood roughly overlaps the boundaries of the New Amsterdam settlement in the late 17th century and has a residential population of about 56,000.
The Financial District is an area at the southern tip of Manhattan. Major sights include South Street Seaport, Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange, Battery Park, Trinity Church and the Woolworth Building.
in geographical order
- South Street Seaport Fulton Street & South Street
- South Street Seaport Museum 207 Front Street
- Fulton Fish Market Fulton Street & South Street
- World Financial Center 200 Liberty Street
- Battery Park City west of West Street below Chambers Street
- Castle Clinton National Monument 26 Wall Street
- Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Ferry Terminal
Purchase ferry tickets at Castle Clinton (above)
- Museum of Jewish Heritage 18 First Place
- National Museum of the American Indian One Bowling Green
- Trinity Church Broadway & Wall Street
- New York Stock Exchange Wall Street & Nassau Street
- Staten Island Ferry Terminal Whitehall Street and South Street