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Ground Zero Museum Workshop

420 W 14th St, Floor 2, New York City, NY 10014-1064
+1 212-920-4264
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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.
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420 W 14th St, Floor 2, New York City, NY 10014-1064
West Village
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stumbled upon this museum workshop at the end of our walk on the High Line, as it showed up on Google Maps. It is a small one room museum, with a self guided audio tour. Plenty of pictures and artifacts taken by the actual...More

Thank Alana F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited ground zero on a 8/4/2018, it was the most fantastic place to visit, so much to see and do, it was eerie seeing where the twin towers used to be, which was very informative and very interesting to see. The authorities lay a white...More

Thank Sandie M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Before I went to NYC I found it a little bit confusing which 9/11 museums - places I could visit. This one is maybe the smallest, but it brings the memories the most to your heart. It’s located in a kind of apartment building, an...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you do one thing, and one thing only, in New York City this MUST be it!! I found this museum by accident when researching to ensure my mother and I saw all the 9/11 things. We almost did not here and I am so...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whilst the two other museums at Ground Zero are moving and well worth seeing, this one is a must. Run by a photographer working for the FBNY in the months following the attacks (Gary), he has amassed a wonderful collection of moving memorabilia and stories...More

Thank MAK2123
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got the water taxi down to Battery Park and then headed up to Ground Zero. What an amazing job they have done of -reserving and respecting all those who worked, fought and died there, The Museum is amazing, with so much information and examples...More

Thank Julie C
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We were only in New York for 2 days and decided to visit this museum rather than the big museum. We phoned to book a time and were so disappointed to find they were closed on the days we were there. But to our amazement...More

Thank cheryl v
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Although we experienced the trauma at the time, I learned something from the museum. It was below street level.

Thank Barry G
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

A must see..not at Ground Zero it is near Chelsea...amazing collection of photographs and artifacts from September 11th.

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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Very informative piece of history. Takes about 3 hours to see it all. Very nicely done. Would like to go back and look closer.

Thank mierswe3
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Yes, with the exception of one of the pieces of the United plane.
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Yes we take walk-ins daily on a first-come first-serve basis. Some days are busier than others and we have a max capacity of 28 in the museum at any given time but usually we are able to accommodate walk-ins with no... More
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Response from Barbara G | Reviewed this property |
There were no queue for NY passes only cash entrants. Prepare for 2 hours at least inside to enjoy experience Enjoy..its fab
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