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Liberty State Park, Jersey City, NJ
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Our group decided after dinner to go see the 911 site. We took the subway there, which was real easy. It gave me goose bumps and thoughts of the images flooded back. Very well worth it to see.

Thank 354bob
Reviewed 1 week ago

This monument appears to be a salute by New Jersey to the 911 Memorial. With its location so special, being on the water overlooking New York City. It is very well done and makes you appreciate the monument!

Thank JosephJ1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We left from NJ to see the Statue of Liberty. This was an extra benefit to the trip. I didnt know it was here until we saw it. You can look at it from a distance and it reminds you of the gapping hole where...More

Thank Cathy N
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

You will definitely miss the view of 2 building that went down. It’s a place where they have kept a big Iron block from twin towers in memory of all New Jersey residents that lost their life in tragic 9/11 attacks. RIP to all who...More

Thank Karan M
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Visited here coupled with a trip to Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty. Solemn in nature and introspective - it’s a sight to behold and reflect upon.

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Reviewed August 5, 2018

The memorial looking across the river from Liberty State Park in NJ, toward where the twin towers stood, is beautiful. It does make you sad about how lives were ruthlessly snatched by the devious plots of the demented in the name of religion. The huge...More

Thank embeegdee
Reviewed August 4, 2018

interesting perspective of NYC skyline from NJ. to think what the people there visiting on 9/11 and saw the planes hit the towers, then them falling. unfathomable. beautiful memorial and beautiful park

Thank kathughes167
Reviewed July 27, 2018

What can i say for this memorial?everyone needs to visit it!very interesting with lots of information and really moving!

Thank sotan7
Reviewed July 22, 2018

It's hard to give a great rating to this, so I gave above average because I've seen so many memorials. I know there is so much wrapped up in this memorial, memories for many people, sadness...it's hard to visit these and not feel something. But...More

Thank RMonihan
Reviewed July 11, 2018

This is especially haunting for those of us who lived in Jersey City in the era of the Twin Towers. This memorial stands in that place where our view of the towers would have been today if still there.

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Kelley P
March 15, 2018|
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Response from Niko N | Reviewed this property |
My apology for the delay - I found the place quiet safe and maybe 15 people visiting as well - primarily couples and families - For us - the view was breath taking - Hope this helps
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Brad F
October 9, 2017|
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Response from Donavon S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a free area to park for a limited time to park which is enough for the memorial. If you want to go to Ellis and/or Liberty Island you will need to park in the paid lot.
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Lynn K
September 11, 2015|
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Response from Diana W | Reviewed this property |
Very accessible parking lot is close to the memorial. We got confused and paid to park in the wrong lot. Drive past the pay lot to memorial parking. The views on a clear day are quite something.
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