There will be no admission fee on the May 21 opening of the Sept. 11 museum, set to finally open in Lower Manhattan. The $24 admission fee will not be required but advance reservations are needed, according to an article based on Associated Press reports in http://www.silive.com today.
Officials at the Sept. 11 Museum added to AP that advanced reservations for tickets can be booked at http://www.911memorial.org.
"The first day free admission comes through Conde Nast. The media company will be an anchor tenant at 1 World Trade Center overlooking the 16-acre site," added http://www.silive.com. Conde Nast is a division of Advance Publications, which is the parent company of the Staten Island Advance," adds the report.
The museum's regular hours will be 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily, according to The Advance. "There will be no admission charge for relatives of Sept. 11 victims or for rescue and recovery workers. Children age 6 and younger will get in free. Admission will be free for everyone on Tuesdays from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., added The Advance report. So Staten Island arts fans or those simply interested in seeing this important museum open as a testament to the victims of Sept. 11, visit http://www.911memorial.org.