The "Freedom Tower" and associated buildings are now under construction. Lower Manhattan : News | Rebuilding the WTC from the Ground Up Lower Manhattan : Freedom Tower Watch the videos there, especially the nighttime flyby. It looks like there is going to be a light in the top of the building that will be pretty epic if you ask me. Freedom Tower and LowerManhattan.info Photo Gallery Here are some more pictures. I definitely plan to visit NYC when this opens and go to the top of it. It's going to be 1776 feet tall which is several hundred feet taller than the World Trade Center towers were.