New York's ground zero through time

Posted: 5:09 AM EDT Aug 23, 2011   Updated: 11:34 AM EDT Sep 09, 2016

Take a look at the World Trade Center site through time, from the construction of the Twin Towers to the opening of the new centerpiece on the site.

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Take a look at New York's World Trade Center site before and after the Sept. 11 attacks.


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