New York City - Lower Manhattan & the Financial District (PDF Chapter)
This is the Lower Manhattan & the Financial District chapter from Lonely Planet’s New York City guidebook.
Home to icons such as Wall St, the National September 11 Memorial and Museum, and the Statue of Liberty, the southern end of Manhattan pulses with businesslike energy during the day. For an evening buzz on any night, head to Tribeca’s renowned eateries and drinking dens.
- climb up inside America’s most famous statue, the Statue of Liberty, peer out from her crown and see the world’s greatest city spread out before you
- reflect on loss, hope and resilience at New York City’s beautifully transformed Ground Ze-ro, the National September 11 Memorial & Museum
- zip up to the top of the Western Hemisphere’s tallest building, One World Trade Center, for a knockout panorama of Manhattan and beyond at One World Observatory
- restaurants & bars
Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping, Sports & Activities.
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