Lower Manhattan is home to some of New York City's most fascinating history and some of its most famous sites.
The streets date back centuries, and relics of Manhattan’s past are around every corner, including the Statue of Liberty, 911 Memorial & Museum, as well as the Brooklyn Bridge.
Lower Manhattan played a major role in the American Revolution, and was a backdrop for historical power players like George Washington, Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and Nathan Hale.
What you'll get in this neighborhood guide:
- What to see and do in Lower Manhattan.
- A detailed itinerary, hour-by-hour, with customizable options for your specific needs.
Also included to make your entire trip easier:
- How to plan your agenda
- Tips on how to get around so you don't do a lot of backtracking
- Dining suggestions
- Where to shop
- How to make the most of your time in the neighborhood