The official 9/11 Memorial & Museum, located at the World Trade Center site, bears solemn witness to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, and February 26, 1993.

Visit 9/11 Memorial & Museum with a New York Explorer Pass

  • Pay nothing at the gate – simply scan you digital pass
  • Includes admission to the 9/11 Memorial & Museum
  • Your New York Explorer Pass gives you access to many more top NYC attractions, so don't forget to check them out

The 9/11 Memorial and Museum honor the nearly 3,000 victims of these attacks and all those who risked their lives to save others. Head to the Memorial’s twin reflecting pools that sit in the footprint of where the Twin Towers once stood. These pools are each nearly an acre in size and feature the largest manmade waterfalls in North America. The names of every person who died in the 2001 and 1993 attacks are inscribed into the bronze panels edging the pools.

Hours of Operation

Sunday-Thursday, 9AM-8PM;
Friday and Saturday, 9AM-9PM.

Last entry is 2 hours prior to close.

Please note that the last entrance into the museum on September 10th will be at 3PM. The museum is closed to the public on September 11th until 3PM.

Closings & Holidays

While the Museum remains open on the anniversary of September 11th, it is only accessible to 9/11 family members.

Know before you go

Getting In: Please present your New York Explorer Pass at the ticket window to receive a timed-ticket for entry. We suggest that you visit the Museum early in the day for the shortest lines and greatest access to your preferred entry time.

Please Note: Your pass includes general admission to the 9/11 Memorial and Museum. Guided tours are available for an additional fee payable directly to the 9/11 Memorial & Museum.


Getting there

9/11 Memorial and Museum

US, NY, New York, 10007, 180 Greenwich Street,


180 Greenwich Street,
New York, NY 10007
United States

Closest Subway Stop

A , C, J, 2, 3, 4, 5 trains to Fulton Street; R or 1 trains to Rector Street.