Wall Street, New York City

The beating heart of New York's financial district, Wall Street has become synonymous with the U.S. market. You'll see the New York Stock Exchange, the New York Mercantile Exchange, and the New York Board of Trade all located on this street. In the 17th century a defense wall stood on the site, which gave rise to street's name. After the wall was demolished and as the financial district grew, the street's location came to mean that it was the main trading area. Absorb the neoclassical architecture while walking among suited New Yorkers rushing between buildings. Consider a visit to the New York Stock Exchange viewing platform to watch the wild trading down below. For Wall Street and beyond, use our New York City online trip itinerary planner to get the most from your New York City vacation.
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  • In the heart of New York and the Center of World Finance. Apart from the huge statue of Taurus, symbol of the resumption of the stock exchange, and the building with classic Corinthian columns façade, the place and to visit in order to claim to have been in the heart of world finance
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  • A financial district where you can walk a few minutes across the road from Trinity Church. A city of financial institutions that I have seen in the past. However, it is not seen very much feeling. It is a very ordinary street. But I was able to try to take an interest in its own way, such as the scenery seen in the movie. If so, can I go?
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