The memorial commemorates the victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The names of nearly 3000 victims are engraved in bronze on the Memorial so the visitors can pay their respects.
It was opened to the public on September 11, 2011 – the day which marked the 10th anniversary of the tragic event. The memorial is situated on the former location of the Twin Towers.
The 9/11 Museum, which is a part of the complex, introduces its visitors to the 9/11 events from the factual side but also provides authentic stories, artefacts and memories of the victims.
Respectful behaviour is expected.
Daily: 7:30 am - 9 pm
Sun - Thu: 9 am - 8 pm
Fri, Sat: 9 am - 9 pm
(Last entry 2 hours before closing)
Special opening hours on Sep 11.
Guided Tours in English are available, you can choose either Official 9/11 Memorial Guided Tour about the design of the memorial, or Tribute Center Tour guided by people directly affected by 9/11. Please, refer to the official website for detailed information.
Memorial: Free admission
Museum General Admission:
Seniors (65+), US College Students: $20
Youth (7-12): $15
Special security measures apply (e.g. no baggage larger than 8”x17”x19” is permitted).
Official Website http://www.911memorial.org/
Phone +1 212 312 8800
Address 180 Greenwich Street, 10007, New York
Coordinates 40°42'41.53" N -74°0'47.753" E