What is the 9/11 Memorial  and Museum?

"A poignant tribute and museum, it remembers the victims of the terrorist attacks on the Twin Towers and USA in both 2001 and 1993" 

Buy tickets ahead of time

"The Memorial is free and open to the public, but the Museum requires timed-entry tickets which are limited in numbers"

Be emotionally prepared for your visit

"Spend some time after the museum at the outdoor 9/11 Memorial to reflect on your experiences and take a breath"

Expect questions from younger visitors who can't remember 2001

"An age-appropriate audio guide recommended for 8-11 year old children is available at the museum"

Visit in the early morning or late afternoon

"Avoid larger crowds by visiting either early in the morning when the Museum opens, or a few hours before it closes"

Join a tour to learn more

"Many tours are led by local New Yorkers who have a personal connection to the 9/11 attacks"

Check the opening hours 

"The Museum is closed on Tuesdays, and certain dates like September 11 or public holidays can affect access"

See the 15 things to know before visiting the 9/11 Memorial and Museum