Virtual Tours

Take in panoramic views of the rebuilt World Trade Center as you discover the meaning behind the 9/11 Memorial, learn about what happened on 9/11, and consider how people selflessly responded in the aftermath of the attacks. 

Tours are live, interactive, and led by Museum staff using Zoom. All tours are in Eastern Time.

A woman uses a smartphone to film another woman addressing the camera at the 9/11 Memorial.
Photo by Jin S. Lee
This panoramic shot is taking from southeast corner of the north pool of the Memorial, looking northward and upward toward the soaring One World Trade.
Photo by Jin S. Lee

Virtual Memorial Tour

This 45-minute live tour explores the design and history of the outdoor Memorial plaza, highlighting the stories of those affected by the attacks. Recommended for teenagers and adults. For Virtual Group Tours and School Tours, see below.

Virtual Memorial Tours for Groups

Private virtual tours of the 9/11 Memorial may be reserved for adult groups of 10 or more people. Perfect for universities, community and senior centers, and alumni groups, these tours offer an engaging way to experience the 9/11 Memorial with an expert educator from the comfort of your own home. Email for more information.

Virtual Field Trips for Schools

These live tours of the 9/11 Memorial & Museum are tailored to grades 3–12. These experiences, led by Education staff via Zoom, help students understand what happened on 9/11 and to consider the ongoing legacy of the attacks.


Live captioning for programs is available upon request with one week’s notice.

ASL interpretation is available upon request with two weeks’ notice.

Verbal description is available upon request with one week’s notice.

To place a request, please contact