The 9/11 Memorial

The 9/11 Memorial and Museum , Financial District Wednesday August 8 2012 10:00 - 20:00
Photograph: Beth Levendis
The 9/11 Memorial

Years of planning went into this monument, which opened on the tenth anniversary of the September 11 attacks. Called “Reflecting Absence,” the design by architect Michael Arad features two reflecting pools that sit within the footprint of each of the Twin Towers. Admission is free, but advance tickets are required.

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Venue name: The 9/11 Memorial and Museum
Address: 911 Greenwich St
New York
Opening hours: Daily 10am–8pm
Transport: Subway: A, C, J, Z, 2, 3, 4, or 5 trains to Fulton Street,2 or 3 trains to Park Place, E train to World Trade Center,R train to Rector Street, R train to Cortlandt Street, 1 train to Rector Street