Experience a Tour
The best way to experience the 9/11 Memorial & Museum is through an expert-led tour. Visitors gain a deeper understanding about what happened on 9/11 and those affected through compelling artifacts and stories.
Tours explore both the Museum and the Memorial and each focuses on different aspects of the 9/11 story. Museum tour participants get expedited entry into the Museum. All tours are in English, unless noted, and are intended for adult and teenage visitors. For private tours, please call (212) 266-5200.
Museum Tour (60 minutes)
Gain a deeper understanding of 9/11, the lead-up to the attacks, and their continuing global significance in the essential tour of the Museum’s key spaces.
Early Access Museum Tour (60 minutes)
Experience the Museum before it opens to the public in this intimate morning tour. During this tour, the story of 9/11 is told through monumental artifacts and the stories of those affected by the attacks. Offered daily before the crowds arrive from 8:15 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.
Memorial Tour (45 minutes)
Learn about 9/11 and its victims, the World Trade Center, and the symbolism behind the Memorial’s design. This rain-or-shine tour is not offered in January and February.
Memorial + Museum Tour (90 minutes)
Examine what happened on 9/11; explore the history, rebuilding, and behind-the-scenes design of the site; and learn the stories of those affected by the attacks in this comprehensive tour of both the outdoor Memorial and Museum. Participants receive expedited entry into the Museum, coat check, and a screening of Rebirth at Ground Zero.
Youth and Family Tour (60 minutes)
Visiting with kids? Join this age-appropriate tour that explores the design of the Memorial, the events of 9/11, and how we commemorate the attacks. The tour includes the Memorial, the Museum, and an interactive activity. Children must be accompanied by an adult. All tour participants must have a ticket. Offered April 13 to April 17, and in the summer months.
Para tours en Espaňol, póngase en contacto con el departamento de ventas al (212) 266-5200.