George Washington Memorial at Federal Hall in New York City, New York - Encircle Photos

George Washington Memorial at Federal Hall in New York City, New York

This George Washington statue between Doric columns commemorates his inauguration at Federal Hall as the first president on April 30, 1789. That building was torn down in 1812. The Federal Hall National Memorial was built as a replacement in 1842. The bronze statue faces the New York Stock Exchange on Wall Street. The tribute was sculpted by John Quincy Adams Ward in 1882. The location marks the spot of Washington’s inauguration.

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26 Wall St, New York, NY 10005

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