This New York City skyline photography image of the Big Apple skyline shows the Freedom Tower and surrounding FIDI skyscrapers. The image was photographed on a beautiful winter evening minutes before sunset. The New York City World Trade Center is a complex of buildings in Lower Manhattan. The skyscraper is replacing an earlier complex of 7 buildings with the same name on the same site. The original World Trade Center featured landmark twin tower, were destroyed in a terrorist attack on 11 September 2001. The new site is now a rebuilt with six new skyscrapers with a 911 memorial to those killed in the terrorist attacks. One World Trade Center is the tallest skyscraper in the United States.