The Wall Street Experience offers tours of Wall Street guided by bankers, traders, and others with insider knowledge. You’ll visit financial landmarks such as the New York Stock Exchange and the Federal Reserve. You’ll hear first-hand stories that will put a face and personality behind those landmarks. It’s an overall enlightening experience, and promises to clear-up/debunk the myths and mysteries behind Wall Street. Through comprehensive and valuable insight from expert tour guides, you’ll walk out entertained, shocked, and thoroughly informed.
The Wall Street Experience offers two different tours: the Financial Crisis Tour and the Wall Street Insider Tour. Both are English-language walking tours based in Lower Manhattan with a focus on finance and history.
The Financial Crisis Tour is two hours long and takes a specific interest in the 2008 economic collapse. Throughout the tour, Wall Street veterans will attempt to guide you through the events leading up to the collapse and pinpoint the truth behind it.
The Wall Street Insider Tour is a one and a half hour long tour of the history of the Financial District. You’ll be guided through 400 years, starting with its Dutch origins and ending with the present day. On the way expect to see all the relevant sights, and hear personal stories from industry insiders. Also, gain valuable insights into the Wall Street day-to-day.
The Financial District is a crucial part of New York’s culture and history. Although Wall Street may make up a small part of the city, there is an astounding amount of history and importance packed into it. There is no better way to explore and understand it all than through the Wall Street Experience.