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Museum Admission and Tours
Tickets can be purchased up to six months in advance. All admission tickets include entry to all exhibitions.
- Adult: $26
- Youth (7 to 12 years): $15
- Young Adult (13 to 17 years): $20
- Senior (65+ years): $20
- College Student: $20
- U.S. Veteran: $18
Museum Admission + Museum Tour
The best way to experience the 9/11 Memorial & Museum is through an expert-led tour. All tours are in English, 60 minutes unless noted, begin promptly at the scheduled time, and are intended for adult and teenage visitors.
- Adult: $46
- Youth (7 to 12 years): $35
- Young Adult (13 to 17 years): $40
- Senior (65+ years): $40
- College Student: $40
- U.S. Veteran: $38
Museum Admission + Memorial Tour
Explore the symbolism behind the Memorial’s design and learn about the history of the World Trade Center in this 45-minute outdoor tour. This ticket also includes Museum admission.
- Adult: $41
- Youth (7 to 12 years): $30
- Young Adult (13 to 17 years): $35
- Senior (65+ years): $35
- College Student: $35
- U.S. Veteran: $33
Featured and Seasonal Tours
Early Access Museum Tour
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.
Museum + Memorial Tours
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
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 and Museum and an interactive activity. Children must be accompanied by an adult. All tour participants must have a ticket. Offered April 22 to April 26, and in summer months.
Official 9/11 Memorial Guided Tour
Explore the symbolism behind the Memorial’s design and learn about the history of the World Trade Center in this 45-minute outdoor tour. This rain-or-shine tour is not offered in January and February.
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Special Consideration Groups
9/11 Family Members
9/11 Museum Members
9/11 Rescue and Recovery Workers
(Free with registration)
(with valid ID)
Active/Retired U.S. Military
(with valid ID)
Free Admission Tuesdays
(5 p.m. – close)*
* Free Admission Tuesday tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis at the Museum starting at 4 p.m. The distribution time is subject to change.
- The 9/11 Memorial is free and open to the public daily from 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
- Museum tickets can be purchased up to six months in advance and include entry to all exhibitions.
- Last admission is two hours prior to closing.
- Children under the age of 7 receive free admission, but a ticket is required for entry.