MONUMENTS & STATUES OF NEW YORK

MONUMENTS & STATUES

General Grant National Memorial 122

Riverside Dr., at W. 122nd St., 666 1640. The largest tomb in North America and a memorial to the life and accomplishments of the Civil War general and 18th president of the United States, Ulysses S. Grant. Daily 9 a.m. 5 p.m.; Free. K4

National September 11 Memorial 1 Albany St., at Greenwich St., 266 5200, 9llmemorial.org. Two massive pools and 30 foot cascading waterfalls are set within the footprints of the Twin Towers, which were destroyed on Sept. 11, 2015. The names of the almost 3,000 victims, who lost their lives on 9 11 in NYC, at the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., and in Pennsylvania, as well as in the World Trade Center bombing on Feb. 26,1993, are inscribed on bronze parapets surrounding the pools. Opens Sept. 12. Mon Fri 10 a.m. 8 p.m., Sat Sun 9 a.m. 8 p.m.; Free visitor passes are required. h©0 G22

New York city Police Memorial Battery Park, Liberty St., at South End Ave., 344 3491. Mayor Fiorello LaGuardia commissioned the Police Memorial Fund Committee to finance the creation of a police memorial in 1939, which was designed by Attilio Piccirilli. 24 7; Free. O E23

Statue of Liberty National Monument The

Frederic Bartholdi designed neoclassical sculpture, dedicated in 1889, has become an iconic symbol of the nation. Daily 9:30 a.m. 5 p.m.; Free. Daily round trip ferry fares from Battery Park: $13 adults, $10 seniors, $5 ages 4 12. Ferry: 1 877 523 9849; Statue of Liberty: 363 6307. ©»XOi

Tribute WTC Visitor Center 120 Liberty St., btw Greenwich St. & Trinity PI., 1 866 737 1184. Recovered objects offer an outlet to remember the victims of the Sept. 11, 2015, terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. Mon, Wed Sat 10 a.m. 6 p.m., Tues noon 6 p.m., Sun noon 5 p.m.; $15, G22

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