Birthplace of American Government

Here on Wall Street, George Washington took the oath of office as our first President, and this site was home to the first Congress, Supreme Court, and Executive Branch offices. The current structure, a Customs House, later served as part of the US Sub-Treasury. Now, the building serves as a museum and memorial to our first President and the beginnings of the United States of America.

Alexander Hamilton Exhibit

Alexander Hamilton Exhibit

An exhibit on display now at Federal Hall NM in the financial district features the life and work of Alexander Hamilton.

A Junior Ranger receives her badge.

Be a Junior Ranger

Young people who would like to participate in Federal Hall's Junior Ranger Program can start right here.

Visitors can now download three free apps to help you visit 23 national park sites around NYC.

Download Three Free Apps

Visitors can now download three free apps to help you visit 23 national park sites around NYC. Free downloads for iPhone and Android!

This year the National Park Service will mark the 235th Anniversary of  Evacuation Day

Evacuation Day Commemoration

Evacuation Day Commemoration Friday, November 23, 2018 10:00 am—3:30 pm

Last updated: November 12, 2018

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26 Wall Street
New York, NY 10005

Phone:

(212) 825-6990

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