Fun Facts About the Financial District:
- Did you know that the financial district in New York City is the financial capital of the world? Speaking of capital, the financial district is home to america’s first capitol. Weird, huh?
- “FiDi,” as it is often referred to, is home to the New York Stock Exchange, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York & Federal Hall National Memorial, where George Washington was inaugurated.
- FiDi doesn’t just attract the attention of finance gurus. It’s also a hot tourist attraction with sites such as the south street seaport, the New York City Police Museum, the Canyon of Heroes, as well as the 9/11 Memorial at Ground Zero.
If you really want to immerse yourself in New York City’s rich history, the Financial District is one of the best places to be.