Downtown: Where New York Began

Next Tour: Tuesday, August 9, 12:30 p.m. (tours every Tuesday)
Where: The front of 55 Exchange Place
Website: mas.org
Tickets: $10

A 90-minute tour packed with pre-Revolutionary War landmarks like Federal Hill, Trinity Church, Bowling Green, and Fraunces Tavern. The area's history, art, and historic monuments are all on the checklist.