NYSE Shutdowns Due to Weather and Other Disasters

A sampling of New York Stock Exchange shutdowns

NYSE Shutdowns Due to Weather and Other Disasters
A sampling of exchange closures since the Blizzard of 1888 (Photographs by Corbis; NY Daily News Archive/Getty Images; Marie Hansen/Time Life Pictures/Getty Images; National Archive/Newsmakers/getty images; Dan Farrell/NY Daily News/Getty Images)
Photographs by Corbis; NY Daily News Archive/Getty Images; Marie Hansen/Time Life Pictures/Getty Images; National Archive/Newsmakers/getty images; Dan Farrell/NY Daily News/Getty Images

Hurricane Sandy prompted a two-day shutdown of the New York Stock Exchange. Some other closures in the exchange’s long history:

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