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Aerial view of Ground Zero on Wednesday, July 27, 2011. (credit: Mark Lennihan/AP)

Clock Ticking Toward Opening Of 9/11 Memorial

The centerpiece of the 9/11 memorial is the two square one-acre waterfalls marking where the Twin Towers stood.


Workers prepare the World Trade Center cross to be moved into its permanent home at the 9/11 Memorial Museum after a blessing ceremony on July 23, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

World Trade Center Cross Moved To Permanent Home

A flatbed truck moved the World Trade Center cross from its old location next to St. Peter’s Church to the National September 11th Memorial and Museum.


The World Trade Center cross is seen at St. Peter's Church - New York, NY - Sep 10, 2010 (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

World Trade Center Cross Moves To 9/11 Memorial On Saturday

During the emotional cleanup at Ground Zero, the cross found in the rubble of the World Trade Center became a symbol of solace and peace.


The 9/11 memorial under construction at Ground Zero as seen from Chopper 880 - New York, NY - Jul 5, 2011 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

9/11 Memorial Reservations Sold Out For First Three Days Of Opening

There will be no charge for the tickets, but, for now, there will be a limit on how many people can go to the site at one time once it opens on September 12. But tickets are sold out and you’ll have to wait until at least September 15.


9/11 Memorial Plaza (Hiroko Masuike/Getty Images)

9/11 Memorial To Begin Taking Ticket Reservations

People who want to visit the National Sept. 11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site when it opens in two months will be able to start reserving tickets over the Internet, starting on Monday.


The 9/11 memorial is seen at Ground Zero from Chopper 880 - New York, NY - May 5, 2011 (credit: Tom Kaminski / WCBS 880)

NYC 9/11 Memorial Museum May Charge $20 Admission

Visitors to the museum at the national 9/11 memorial could be required to pay an entrance fee of about $20, though victims’ relatives will always be able to enter for free, the president and CEO of the memorial foundation said Thursday.


9/11 Memorial Plaza (Hiroko Masuike/Getty Images)

9/11 Memorial Staff Prepping For Crowd Control At Upcoming Anniversary

As the World Trade Center Memorial Plaza gets closer to opening, the center’s staff is preparing to make sure that all visitors have enough time to safely explore the site.


(credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Navy SEALs In Bin Laden Mission To Be Honored At 9/11 Museum

The President and CEO of the National 9/11 Memorial & Museum said the bravery exhibited by the U.S. military will be remembered by those coming to the site for generations.


9/11 Memorial Plaza (Hiroko Masuike/Getty Images)

Ground Zero Memorial Nearing Completion As Anniversary Approaches

With the 10th anniversary of 9/11 approaching, the memorial at Ground Zero is coming together.


Visitors view the former World Trade Center site through a fence as a U.S. flag flies July 17, 2003 (File Photo:Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Advocates Contend Students Not Being Taught History Of WTC Attacks

With Saturday marking the 18th anniversary of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, some are voicing concern at the lack of a formalized educational program on the history of 9/11.


9/11 Memorial Plaza (Hiroko Masuike/Getty Images)

Sept. 11 Memorial To Have Limited Access For Years

It will be years before the millions of people who want to visit the center have unfettered access to the World Trade Center memorial site,the memorial foundation president said.