Category Archives: The Oculus

Love and the Oculus: A Perfect Match

By Joseph Iorio, Media Relations Staff Bustling with pedestrians, the World Trade Center Transportation Hub, better known as the Oculus, welcomes millions of tourists and daily commuters each year. In 2016, when the Oculus fully opened to the public, its architect, … Continue reading

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Michelangelo and the Port Authority

By Roz Hamlett, Media Relations Staff A stroll through the installation of reproductions of Michelangelo’s renowned ceiling frescoes now on display in the World Trade Center Oculus isn’t quite the same as visiting the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel. Minus the cost … Continue reading

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WTC: Alan Reiss and the Port Authority Children of 9/11

By Port Authority Staff Thousands listened as the bells tolled and the names of those lost on 9/11 were read aloud during the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.  Heroes and heroines, sung and unsung, tourists and natives spilled into … Continue reading

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