Charging Bull (Wall Street Bull), New York City

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View the internationally recognized symbol for Wall Street at Charging Bull (Wall Street Bull). Arturo Do Modica created this bronze sculpture after the market crash in 1987 as a sign of American strength and power. Modica then illegally placed the statue--which is 3.4 m (11 ft) tall--in from of the New York Stock Exchange on December 15, 1989. Police took the statue away, but, due to popular support, it was put back less than a week later. Visit the 3,200 kg (7,100 lb) sculpture to see why the people of New York demanded that the city return this work of art to its streets for public viewing. Start your trip to New York City by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.
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  • The Charging Bull is an impressive statue and a very popular landmark with tourists. As others have said be prepared to queue to get a photo.  more »
  • This is the only place we had a problem. It is packed full of people.... very pushy people all trying to get a selfie, family photo etc. there is no organization here what so ever! If you want a pictu...  more »
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  • Amazing larger than life bull made of bronze. It is work to have a quick look at this as well if you visit New York City as this is an iconic sculpture in NYC in my opinion. I happened to go to this place at night and there were not much crowd so it was bit easier to take a picture with this.
  • Located near Wall Street the bronze bull is a huge tourist draw. Featured in several movies, it presents a perfect photo opportunity, although you may have to wait as so many people appear determined to take a photo under the bull and between its back legs. This is an iconic statue on Wall Street Worth the short wait to get a picture. There may be a short line.
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