Building the Towers
Old vs. New
The Twin towers were two towers compare to the Freedom tower it is only one building. The Twin towers were different heights. The South tower was 1,368 ft. The North tower was 1,362 ft. The Freedom tower has 80-85% of it occupied the rest of it is empty. The Freedom tower is taller than both of the Twin towers, it is 1,776ft tall. The reason it is that height is is because we signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776.
They put the Freedom tower and the Twin tower in the same spot. They are both known as skyscrapers.