Memorial Sites | Metuchen Freedom Plaza 9/11 Memorial

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Corner of Main Street and Woodbridge Avenue
Metuchen, NJ
United States
Dedicated to:
Memorial honoring residents and commuters who took the train from Metuchen station

The plaques of Freedom Plaza list the names of the nearly 700 residents of New Jersey who died in the Sept. 11 attacks, the 13 victims from Metuchen and Edison have stars next to their names. A clock tower stands in front of the plaza, with the names engraved on plaques set in the brick. The victims names were listed alphabetically on purpose to show the randomness of what happened on September 11th.