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Say a prayer there

Its an ugly piece of twisted steel from the Twin Towers. 9/11 was an ugly event. If you see it... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
Les S
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Quincy, Illinois
In the area, go see

A piece from tower 1. Worth taking 10 minutes out just to find the memorial. Located by Main and... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2016
Tony M
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730 Maine St, Quincy City Hall Plaza, Quincy, IL 62301-4053
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Having left a small American Flag attached to this memorial last 9-11 & finding it has been removed I am less than pleased with whomever it was that liberated that flag. Otherwise the memorial is pretty awesome aside from not having any annual memorial service...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Its an ugly piece of twisted steel from the Twin Towers. 9/11 was an ugly event. If you see it next to City Hall, it may be worth your time to stop briefly and say a prayer for those lost on 911.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Les S
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is a nice (small) memorial that has meaning to locals, but not likely something a visitor would be happy they came across town to see.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Phins_Up_Quincy
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

A piece from tower 1. Worth taking 10 minutes out just to find the memorial. Located by Main and 8th.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Tony M
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped and checked it out, about 10 minutes is all you need. Piece of history. Parking on the street.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank MDWiese
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

So glad I got to see this I doubt I will actually see new Yorks memorial there is something special about it it was definitely worth seeing in person

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Sherry D
Reviewed 19 March 2016

Thank you Quincy for having such a amazing piece of history here from the Twin Towers after 9/11. Touched me right in the Feeler!

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Cody J
Reviewed 16 February 2016

This was part of the transmitters that were on top of one of the Twin Towers that were destroyed on 9/11. Two companies in Quincy had their wares in there.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank vebbing
Reviewed 30 September 2015

awesome site to see. the story behind the artifact is as interesting as the artifact is in its self. Displayed very uniquely

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Patty B
Reviewed 7 September 2015

It is a stark reminder, an artifact that you can touch and experience. If you are in Quincy do stop and see it. Worth the experience

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank RGTravelIng
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