How long should I plan to spend at the museum?
On average it takes 2 hours to experience the entire museum.
What are the hours of operation for the memorial and museum?
The 9/11 Memorial is open daily from 7:30 am to 9:00 pm. The museum is open daily with the following hours of operation:
Can I take pictures at the memorial?
- Sunday through Thursday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm (Last Entry at 6:00 pm)
- Friday and Saturday: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm (Last Entry at 7:00 pm)
Yes. Personal photography is permitted. Professional photography must obtain a permit.How do I access the memorial?
Enter the 9/11 Memorial at the intersection of Liberty Street and Greenwich Street, at the intersection of Liberty Street and West Street, or the at the intersection of West Street and Fulton Street.
Can I enter the museum on my own time?
Visitors will be permitted into the Museum at the time specified on their ticket. Entry for early or late arriving visitors will be at the discretion of Museum staff.If I need to exit the building during my visit, can I re-enter?
No. Re-entry is not permitted once you have left the building.Can I use my cell phone in the museum?
In certain areas, such as the exhibits, cell phone usage is prohibited.Do I need a ticket to visit the 9/11 Memorial?
Visitor passes are no longer required to visit the Memorial.Is the 9/11 Memorial and Museum appropriate for children?
The historical exhibition may not be appropriate for visitors younger than 10. Adults accompanying younger visitors should exercise discretion before entering.