Travel Trade/Meeting Planners

Services: How We Can Help

The Downtown Alliance can connect you to tourism and hospitality businesses in Lower Manhattan, including hotels, restaurants, bars, museums, performance spaces and world-class attractions. 

We can curate trip itineraries and ideas for any demographic from cities, states and countries around the world, for both business and leisure travelers. 

We can provide you with copy, images, maps, brochures and other types of content. 

About the Downtown Alliance

The mission of the Alliance for Downtown New York is to provide service, advocacy, research and information to advance Lower Manhattan as a global model of a 21st century Central Business District for businesses, residents and visitors.

The Downtown Alliance manages the Downtown-Lower Manhattan Business Improvement District (BID), serving an area roughly from City Hall to the Battery, from the East River to West Street. As a BID, we provide the following:

The Downtown Alliance is striving to make Lower Manhattan a wonderful place to live, work and play by creating a vibrant, multi-use neighborhood where businesses can prosper and the residential community can flourish.

Lower Manhattan Fact Sheet

Quarterly updates on commercial and residential real estate, employment and the ongoing work of the Downtown Alliance. 

What Makes Lower Manhattan Unique

Lower Manhattan is home to world-class attractions, like Wall Street, the 9/11 Museum & Memorial, the Oculus and One World Observatory. It’s also the access point to the Statue of Liberty and Governors Island, making it a one-stop shop for New York City’s vacationers and staycationers.

Meetings and Event Spaces

Lower Manhattan is full of world-class hotels that fit every budget and come with a wide variety of meeting and event spaces. And for the convention-goer, it’s an easy trip up the West Side Highway to Jacob K. Javits Center.  

Pride Report

Lower Manhattan is the perfect base for your World Pride visit to New York City.

Maps and Materials

Lower Manhattan Real Estate: 2021 Year in Review

Lower Manhattan Hotel Inventory Q4 2021

Lower Manhattan Multilingual Guide

Lower Manhattan: a New York You Know of, But Haven’t Met

All the Ferries You Can Take to and from Lower Manhattan

Lower Manhattan: Your Base to Discover All of NYC

Lower Manhattan Shop Dine Guide 2022

Lower Manhattan Destination Walking Map

Your Free Ride: the Downtown Connection Brochure

Contact Us

The Downtown Alliance staff is committed to serving you and getting you the information you need.

Travel Trade Contact

Jessica Drucker
Director of Tourism & Hospitality Marketing
(212) 835-2779