The National 9/11 Memorial sign

The National 9/11 Memorial Holiday Hours 2023

The National 9/11 Memorial is a popular place for tourists to visit during the holidays. It's important to them to stay open for most of the year but they are closed on September 11th in observance of the anniversary of the event. Their holiday schedule is very different than other museums so we keep the list below updated year round so you can better plan your trips.


Regular Hours for the Memorial: Sunday - Saturday from 7:30am - 9pm.


Regular Hours for the Memorial Museum: Sunday - Thursday from 9am - 8pm (last entry at 6pm) and Friday - Saturday from 9am-9pm (last entry at 7pm)

Jan 1 New Year's Day Sunday Regular Hours
Jan 16 Martin Luther King Day Monday Regular Hours
Feb 20 Presidents' Day Monday Regular Hours
April 7 Good Friday Friday Regular Hours
April 9 Easter Sunday Regular Hours
May 29 Memorial Day Monday Regular Hours
Jul 4 Independence Day Tuesday Regular Hours
Sep 4 Labor Day Monday Regular Hours
Sep 11 Anniversary Friday Closed
Oct 9 Columbus Day Monday Regular Hours
Nov 11 Veterans Day Saturday Regular Hours
Nov 22 Day Before Thanksgiving Wednesday Regular Hours
Nov 23 Thanksgiving Thursday Regular Hours
Nov 24 Black Friday Friday Regular Hours
Dec 24 Christmas Eve Sunday Regular Hours
Dec 25 Christmas Day Monday Regular Hours
Dec 26 Day after Christmas Tuesday Regular Hours
Dec 31 New Year's Eve Sunday Regular Hours