Freedom Tower

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The World Trade Center is America’s tallest building. At 1,776 feet, it has 104 stories, it will have office space, an observation deck, and world-class restaurants. it will open in 2014. By the tower, is a memorial which is open to the public with no charge. It honors the people who lost their lives in the attacks of 9/11 and Feb. 26, 1993. The memorial consist of two huge pools that stand in the exact spots that the Twin Towers stood. Cascading down the sides of the pools are 30-foot water falls. Surrounding them are the names of all the people who had perished in the attacks set in bronze parapets surrounding the twin pools. It is located on 1 Albany St, New York, NY.


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