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Ground Zero Museum Workshop
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Ground Zero Museum Workshop Tour
Ranked #18 of 1,151 things to do in New York City
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Ground Zero Museum Workshop: Images & Artifacts from the 9/11 Recovery, in the Meatpacking District near Chelsea Market and the High Line Park. A 5-Star Rated Tour. Want to feel what it was like to be with FDNY Firefighters on the front lines after the 9/11 attacks? Want to educate your kids about this tough subject in a gentle and non-threatening way? Experience the Stunning Images of Official Ground Zero Photographer Gary Marlon Suson. "Rare Photos" (New York Times) are displayed, some in lifelike 3D installations, as well as artifacts & rare video. Rated in Trip Advisor's "Top 25 Museums in the USA" for 2013 and 2014 and in Trip Advisor's "Hall of Fame." Presented in BOSE Surround Sound Audio. 100 Stories. Praised by parents as a "safe" introduction to 9/11. Guests are allowed to pick up rare World Trade Center artifacts. Daily 1.5-hour audio tours from 11am-3pm Wednesday through Sunday include a tour guide and the self-guided audio narration in Dolby Stereo, in English, Italian, French and Spanish. Proceeds shared with 9/11 and FDNY Charity. Walk-ins welcome. CLOSED MONDAY and TUESDAY. "Incredible Images" says Fox News Channel. Known worldwide as the "Biggest LITTLE Museum in New York." The "first stop" before heading to visit Ground Zero. On display are "The Frozen Clock" - "The Bible Page" - artifacts such as the largest piece of World Trade window glass in existence and many more well-known images featured on FOX NEWS, BBC and CNN. Small gift area sells books and posters. No graphic footage nor images from morning of 9/11 are shown at GZMW. Tastefully and realistically presented. This award-winning tour is a wonderful prequel to your visit to the National 9/11 Memorial + Museum. Reservations accepted. Handicapped accessible. New 2016 Fall Hours: Closed Monday + Tuesday. Open Wednesday thru Sunday 11am-3pm.
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Stairs / lift, Wheelchair access, Activities for young children
Reviewed 30 March 2012

A really well developed experience to see and remember the tragic events.

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Reviewed 28 March 2012

Hi,

Although very difficult to find, it was really interesting to see the events in a timeline and also read people's personal experiences! Since we from Namibia it was all a bit "far" and difficult to relate to, but visiting this really brought the fear and sadness out. Most important it showed me the spirit of the American people to not just lie down and be beaten but stand together and fight, I love that in the Americans

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Reviewed 28 March 2012

If visiting new york, you just have to go here,....touching, emotional, brilliant. Do not miss this...!!!!

Thank JaCaAl
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Reviewed 28 March 2012

A small studio, an inventory of pictures and memorabilia, and a recorded passage through the weeks and months after the 2001 terrorist attacks. This is an essential visit to a pivotal marker in our country's history. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 27 March 2012

A must see for all who go to Ground Zero. I don't think anyone who goes into the Museum will walk out the same. Your feelings are very deep and strong.

Kathy

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