Federal Hall National Memorial11.14.17

The first congressional seat of the United States, the ancient Greek-style architecture is very eye-catching.

Federal Hall National Memorial

Federal Hall National Memorial

Introduction of scenic spots
The Federal Hall of the National Memorial sits on Wall Street, across the New York Stock Exchange, which was the seat of the first U.S. Congress, where Washington was sworn in as President of the United States. The Memorial Hall is an ancient Greek-style marble building, the steps of which stands 8 simple and elegant circular columns, and Washington’s bronze statue is located in the middle of the steps, he Stadian, looking dignified look at the opposite Hee Hee shouting stock exchange.
Today, the building is a memorial to the American Constitution. The Memorial Hall is free for people to learn more about the history of the United States. Into the hall, and the stone tablet in the hall took down the solemn moment of Washington’s inauguration-April 30, 1789. The memorial is divided into three floors and one or two floors, some of which exhibit some of the American history and the History of the American Constitution. The tour will be completed in about 20 minutes. And the third floor is the Office and Congress conference Room, weekdays are closed, the group explain when open.
After the visit, you can take a picture at the door, or you can take a picture of the stock exchange on the other side. New Yorkers have always regarded the bronze statue of Washington as the patron saint of the exchange, guarding Wall Street day and night, protecting the prosperity of America’s financial industry. But Wall Street as a political center is only a brief moment, but as a financial center has been brilliant, enduring.
Special Tips
The Memorial Hall provides a free group explanation, 10 or more groups can make an appointment in advance, an appointment to remind at least two weeks, appointment time for Monday-Friday $number, booking call +1-212-825-6990. Group explanation time is: 10:00, 11:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00, the entire course of about 45-60 minutes.

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