Category Archives: World Trade Center Rebuilding

3.3 million were expected at Trade Center attraction; a million haven’t shown up

When One World Observatory opened last year on the top three floors of the the new 1 World Trade Center, its operator, Legends, assumed that it would draw 3.3 million visitors a year. Only 2.3 million tourists have paid a visit to the Observatory since its opening last May. The number of tourists seems to […]

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Pedestrian tunnel connecting Fulton Center with WTC Hub opens today

NY1 News reports that beginning at 5:00pm on Thursday, May 26, 2016, commuters will be able to transfer between the PATH trains and the nine subway lines at the World Trade Center underground.

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Skyscraper at Trade Center rises from the inside out

The current profile of 3 World Trade Center is unusual in New York City in that its concrete central core is being built ahead of the the steel surround. Buildings in the city are usually “topped out” with a ceremonial signing of the highest piece. At 3 WTC, there will be two topping out ceremonies, […]

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