9/11 Memorial Museum Admission Ticket


The Museum is open Wednesday to Monday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The Memorial is open daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.


2 hours


There are several accessible entrances to the Memorial. Wheelchairs, mechanized scooters, other power-driven mobility devices, walkers, and strollers are accommodated at the 9/11 Memorial. The 9/11 Memorial names parapets are specially designed with chamfered corners so that a seated person or a person of short stature may experience the same view of the inner Memorial voids as a person experiencing the view from a higher vantage point.

Explore the legacy of 9/11 at the 9/11 Memorial & Museum in NYC. Witness stories of resilience, and engage with exhibits honoring the human spirit.


180, Greenwich Street, New York, New York, 10007

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(212) 312 8800

Getting There

By Subway:
A, C, 1, 2, or 3 to Chambers Street
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 WTC Cortlandt


180, Greenwich Street, New York, New York, 10007

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The 9/11 Memorial & Museum stands as a solemn testament to one of the most tragic events in modern history, serving as a place of remembrance, reflection, and resilience. Located at the site of the World Trade Center in New York City, the memorial honors the nearly 3,000 lives lost on the September 11, 2001, and February 26, 1993, attacks.


Honoring Lives Lost and Reflecting on Resilience

Located at the site where the Twin Towers once stood, the memorial features twin reflecting pools, each nearly an acre in size, set within the footprints of the original buildings. Cascading waterfalls surround these pools, evoking a sense of tranquility amidst the bustling city.

The names of the 2,977 victims of the attacks, including those from the World Trade Center, Pentagon, and Flight 93, are inscribed on bronze panels surrounding the pools, ensuring their memory endures for generations to come.


A Moving Tour of the Memorial Museum

The 9/11 Memorial Museum is located next to the memorial and provides a moving and insightful tour of the events of that terrible day. Multimedia displays narrating the memories of survivors, first responders, and families impacted by the catastrophe are among the objects on show, along with twisted steel beams from the buildings and personal items found among the ruins.


Remembering Resilience: The 9/11 Memorial & Museum

The 9/11 Memorial & Museum is a moving example of how resilient people can be in the face of unfathomable misfortune. Visitors are offered a somber invitation to contemplate and fully engage with the historical teachings, honoring those who bravely confronted adversity.

The museum offers a place for reflection and healing following a significant loss and acts as a potent reminder of the timeless principles of resilience, unity, and remembering through its exhibits and monuments. In a world often plagued by uncertainty and discord, the museum stands as a testament to the enduring power of compassion and understanding. It catalyzes reflection, inspiring visitors to contemplate their place in the grand tapestry of human experience and embrace all life’s interconnectedness.


Relevant Tour(s) You Can Add to Your Itinerary:

9/11 Memorial, Ground Zero Tour with Optional 9/11 Museum Ticket

  • Explore History: Dive into the compelling story of 9/11 with artifacts and narratives.
  • Tribute to Heroes: Honor the bravery of first responders and everyday heroes.
  • Reflect and Remember: Provide a space for contemplation and remembrance.
  • Educational Experience: Engage visitors of all ages with diverse educational programs.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Yes. Animals (except service animals); demonstrations of any kind; glass bottles; littering; paint; outside food and drinks; recreational wheeled vehicles; smoking; soliciting or leafleting; third-party commercial activities; and weapons and explosives.

Yes, there are. All visitors to the 9/11 Memorial Museum are subject to security screening. Museum visitors will pass through magnetometers. Alternative screening techniques, including hand-wanding, are also available. Please limit the amount of items that you bring with you.

Tribute items must be no larger than 19 inches by 17 inches by 8 inches. Items exceeding these size limitations will not be permitted onto the Memorial. Perishable items will be collected daily and discarded. Nonperishable items will be collected, reviewed, and retained at the discretion of the 9/11 Memorial & Museum’s curatorial staff.