A woman in a white dress looks at a damaged portion of the North Tower’s massive broadcast antenna displayed on its side at the Museum.
Photo by Jin S. Lee

About Your Visit

During this temporary closure, we invite you to join us to learn and explore from home in this unprecedented time as we remain committed to honoring our mission to the fullest degree. Learn more about our eventshow to get here, accessibility resources, visitor guidelines, and where to visit nearby.

Two eighty-foot tall steel columns, known as the Tridents, tower over the interior of the museum Pavilion. One World Trade Center points skyward outside the windows.
Photo by Jin S. Lee

Learn and Explore from Home

During this temporary closure, the 9/11 Memorial & Museum offers you the opportunity to share in our commitment to commemorate the victims of the 9/11 and 1993 attacks, honor the courage of the first responders, and educate people from around the world through a host of online resources.

The Last Column towers toward the concrete ceiling of the Museum. Pictures and written tributes to police and firefighters cover the sides of the column, listing the tally of the dead among first responders and rescue and recovery workers.
Photo by Dan Winters

Happening Today

What to expect and how to get the most out of your visit.

Dozens of people walk in the shade of oak trees outside the Museum Pavilion on a warm, sunny day.
Photo by Jin S. Lee

Getting Here

The Memorial and the Museum are located at 180 Greenwich Street in lower Manhattan and are easily reachable by public transportation. 

A man speaking in sign language is silhouetted against a bright screen at the Museum.
Photo by Monika Graff


The 9/11 Memorial & Museum is committed to ensuring access to the Memorial and the Museum for all visitors and seeks to provide an equal opportunity for every individual to honor and remember the nearly 3,000 people killed in the terror attacks of September 11, 2001 and February 26, 1993.

Rows of green grass, ivy beds, and granite pathways continue parallel to one another across the Memorial Plaza. Nothing is in the foreground except for the trunk of a single oak tree. In the distance, people walk and sit under the Plaza’s many trees.
Photo by Jin S. Lee

Visitor Guidelines

Please be reminded that the Memorial and the Museum are sites of remembrance and quiet reflection. We ask that all visitors respect this place made sacred through tragic loss. 

Water cascades down the illuminated walls of the North Tower reflecting pool on a warm night. The water pours down a square hole at the center of the pool. In the distance, a moon hangs over the city and the Tribute in Light shines above the buildings.
Photo by Jin S. Lee

Where to Stay

As you plan your travel, please consider these local lower Manhattan businesses that support the annual presentation of Tribute in Light.

A woman behind a register greets a man and woman at the Pavilion Cafe. The two customers are looking through a menu as they speak with the cashier. Fruit, pastries and other food are in a display case.
Photo by Jin S. Lee

Museum Café

Take a moment for refreshment at our Museum Café, located on the Atrium Terrace level of the Museum. The café is open every day from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The food and beverages are provided by Union Square Events, the catering arm of Danny Meyer's Union Square Hospitality Group.