New 9/11 Memorial to Open this Weekend at Ground Zero

World Trade Center Towers as they stood before September 11, 2001
World Trade Center Towers 1 and 2 as they stood before the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. (Photo courtesy of {link url=}pinging{/link})

Where were you on 9/11?

It’s a question many people can easily answer, and one that has led many sightseeing tours of New York City to include “Ground Zero” on their itineraries (the space that was once occupied by the Twin Towers at the World Trade Center.) In fact, tourism began almost immediately after the stunning attacks on September 11, 2001, when onlookers came in masses to see the gaping spot where the Towers once stood, and to leave their own small remembrances nearby.

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