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"Postcards"-The The Staten Island September 11 Memorial

Bank st, Adjacent to Ferry Terminal Waterfront, Staten Island, NY
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

We were staying on Staten Island during our visit to nyc. We saw this walking to ferry from parking lot. The next day decided to take the time to visit. The entire design,location are amazing. The view from the center looking to manhattan aligns with location of former World Trade Center. The profiles of the people lost in the terrorist... More

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Montgomery Village
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

This memorial honors those from Staten Island who lost their lives on 9/11. Especially powerful with the Freedom Tower clearly visible in the background.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Beautiful 9-11 memorial, the location next to the water provides not only a stunning visual of the city but also a calming place to sit and remember those who lost their lives on that day years ago.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I recommend this attraction but be forwarded it is very emotional especially when you see the names of people you have known that died in the attack. It is very well maintained and just a short walk from the SI Ferry, so easily accessible to all.

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Yuma, Arizona
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Peaceful, a tribute well done to those who lost their lives that day from Staten Island. Is a easy walk from the ground level north entrance to Staten Island Ferry.

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Staten Island, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Right near the Staten Island Ferry & Richmond County Ball Park (SI Yankees A ball) the memorial is tastefully done to honor the men & woman the died in the attacks of September 11th, 2001 who were from Staten Island (My cousin is part of this memorial). As a member of the NYPD, the memorial is steps away from where... More

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Pembroke Pines, Florida
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103 reviews 103 reviews
27 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

My husband and I had taken the ferry to get into the city that day and when we got off I mentioned that the Postcards Memorial was right next to us. So before we went to our car we took the short walk over to check out the memorial. There is no line or entrance to get in. It is... More

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New York City, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Everyone needs to come here and absorb the atmosphere created by this memorial. It is like stepping into another world, the air just feels different. It is a beautiful place to feel peace, the view is spectacular. Be sure to walk along the explanade and just esperience the feelings that it all brings.

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Sanatoga, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

STATEN ISLAND NY - Surprise and awe were one traveling couple's reactions to the discovery, during an impromptu trip to Staten Island in April 2014, of the gracefully designed and peaceful Staten Island September 11 Memorial. It is a place to sit and reflect on the that day's tragic events and lives lost, but it also is a quiet and... More

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San Francisco, California
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

The design looks like the wings of an angle, between the wings on both sides of the wall are lined with the names and some photographs of the people that lost their life in that tragic time. Each engraved plaque has the profile of a face, no two faces are alike. The space between the wings when you stand in... More

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