How old was the twin towers?
Before they collapsed on September 11th, 2001, the Twin Towers were approximately twenty eight years old. The official ribbon cutting ceremony was on April 4, 1973.
The original World Trade Center featured landmark twin towers. The twin towers pictures can be viewed online. There is a memorium page dedicated to the twin towers and all the people affected by the September 11th bombing in 2001. The twin towers were a symbol of freedom, power and an american icon.