"Capital of Capital: New York's Banks and the Creation of a Global Economy"

Museum of the City of New York, East Harlem Thursday May 31 2012 10:00 - 18:00
From the founding of the American economy to Occupy Wall Street’s critiques of the system, New York City has been the epicenter of nearly every financial boom or bust in the country’s history. Explore how NYC fueled economic growth around the world (while also leaving an imprint on the metropolis itself) in this look at Gotham’s monetary monuments, including Trinity Churchyard, Williamsburgh Savings Bank and the New York Stock Exchange.
Venue name: Museum of the City of New York
Contact:
Address: 1220 Fifth Ave
New York

Cross street: between 103rd and 104th Sts
Opening hours: Daily 10am–6pm
Transport: Subway: 6 to 103rd St
Price: $10, seniors and students $6, children under 12 free