The 9/11 Tribute Museum provides a space for survivors, family members, first-responders, civilian volunteers, and community residents to share accounts of 9/11 with the general public.
Volunteer curators—including retired firefighters, police officers, and surviving family members—give their personal accounts of the attack. See artifacts from ground zero up close, juxtaposed with emotional recollections and testimonies from survivors of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Listen as your guide narrates the events and aftermath of the day.
A project of the September 11th Families Association, the 9/11 Tribute Center brings together those who want to learn about 9/11 with those who experienced it. The healing process demonstrated by the 9/11 community in the face of unimaginable horror speaks volumes on the tremendous depth of our humanity.
Tribute Museum Hours:
Monday–Saturday, 10:00 am–6:00 pm;
Sunday, 10:00 am–5:00 pm
Sunday-Friday at 11:00 am, 12:00 pm, 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm and 3:00 pm;
Saturday at 10:30 am, 11:00 am, 12:00 pm, 12:30 pm, 1:00 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:00 pm and 3:00 pm
Tours are available on a first-come, first-served basis. It may not be appropriate for children under the age of 6. The last ticket is sold 30 minutes prior to closing.
Please note that the 9/11 Tribute Museum will be moving to a brand-new location in the spring to expand its exhibit space (just two blocks away). The galleries of the Museum will be closed from April 17 – approximately May 29, 2017. Since construction plans are subject to change, we encourage you to check the website to confirm whether it will be available prior to your visit. Walking Tours will continue to operate from May 1-May 29.
The 9/11 Tribute Museum and Guided Tour should not be confused with the 9/11 Memorial Museum. The 9/11 Memorial is always free and open to the public and does not require tickets.
The Tribute Museum is a project of the September 11th Families’ Association. Guides are 9/11 family members, survivors, rescue and recovery workers, civilian volunteers or lower Manhattan residents whose personal stories are shared with you and are a testament to the human spirit.