New York City

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Federal Hall National Memorial

Federal Hall has a long and varied history. It served as the nation's first capitol, and was home to the first Congress and Supreme Court, as well as being the site where George Washington took oath as our first president. 26 Wall St., New York, NY 10005. New York County. Tel: 212-825-6990. Cost: Free.... More Info

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Gracie Mansion Tours

East End Ave. at 88th Street, New York, NY 10128. 212-570-4751. Tour the house that became the official residence of the Mayor of NYC. Free.

Manhattan District Attorney’s Office

1 Hogan Pl., New York, NY 10013. 212-335-9082. Tour of the DA’s office and courts. Free.