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Step into the pages of history and uncover the hidden gems of New York City at Fraunces Tavern. Nestled in the heart of the Financial District, this iconic establishment is not merely a pub but a living testament to the nation’s rich past. As a historian, I invite you to traverse the hallowed halls of Fraunces Tavern, where each room echoes with the whispers of bygone eras. The Long Room, with its low-beamed ceilings and rustic charm, transports visitors back to the 18th century. This space served as the venue for George Washington’s farewell address to his officers, a NYC…

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