Gallery: The Seven National 9/11 Memorial Designs That Will Never Be

The park itself represents renewal, while an underground memorial space houses the unidentified remains and pays tribute to each victim. The victims' names are etched on a glass wall, behind which a gentle waterfall constantly flows. Sasaki calls the design "a living memorial." "Dedicated to world peace, it will ensure that future generations never forget this great tragedy."

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  1. Zeppflyer September 9, 2011 at 11:14 am
    Blame Giuliani for this one. Nothing would have been a better tribute than a small memorial overshadowed by the grand, new buildings rising from the sites, full of life and commerce and everything that was evil to the monsters who knocked down the towers. Instead, we have two black pits left in the ground, carrying water down into nothingness.