Reopen News: 9/11 Museum in NYC reopens to public

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Sunday, September 13, 2020
9/11 Museum in NYC reopens to public
The 9/11 Memorial Museum reopened to the general public Saturday.

NEW YORK CITY (WABC) -- The 9/11 Memorial Museum reopened to the general public Saturday.

The museum had been closed since March 13 due to the pandemic.

On Friday, 19 years after the terror attack, family members of the victims were able to return.

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Visitors will notice sanitizing stations and social distancing signs throughout, and capacity will be limited to 25%.

9/11 Museum opens at 10 a.m. and opens five days a week with new health and safety measures in place and ongoing operational changes to ensure a safe Museum experience.

Tickets must be purchased online and in advance.

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