Presidential sites in NYC: Federal Hall, Fraunces Tavern and more

Presidential sites in NYC: Federal Hall, Fraunces Tavern and more

For decades, the third Monday of February has been designated to celebrate the birthday of President George Washington.

The holiday, officially called Washington’s Birthday by the federal government, often means a three-day weekend for Americans. And what better way to spend that extra day off than to learn more about the city’s ties to past presidents?

In honor of Presidents Day, take a look at some of the city’s presidential ties.

Lauren Cook