The / 11 Memorial And Museum

2177 Words Apr 5th, 2016 9 Pages
It took me a while to decide which place to go for my museum paper. I honestly didn’t care about my interest at first and depended on the convenience to get to the place. I thought of going to the Grand Central or Louis Armstrong’s house just because I have been there for multiple times and the museum was close to where I stayed. However, after I did some research for other places to visit and unintentionally happened to watch a documentary called, ‘102 Minutes That Changed America’ on YouTube, I changed my mind right away to visit the 9/11 Memorial and Museum. I was in extreme shock for few hours from virtually experiencing the horrific event of 9/11. I lost my words when I saw the scene of people jumping out from the building. My heart was beating and my eyes started to tear from seeing all those horrific events that happened on that day. As I have never learned about this case in detail, everything in the film was too extreme for me to comprehend the situation that was being played in front of my eyes. Therefore, after finishing watching the film, I felt an urge to visit the Memorial and Museum to have a better understanding about the incident.
The 9/11 Memorial and Museum was located in the lower Manhattan at Greenwich Street. It was already packed with people starting from the Cortlandt Street, where I got off from the subway. Many of the visitors I saw on the way to the 9/11 Memorial and Museum were tourists as I heard them using different languages. In fact, there…
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