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100 years later 'Titanic' finally arrives in New York City

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Backdropped by the Manhatan skyline, passengers watch as the MS Balmoral Titanic memorial cruise ship, approaches the New York City port, on April 19. Exactly 100 years after the Titanic went down, the cruise retraced the ship's voyage, including a visit Sunday, April 15, to the location where it sank, a stop in Halifax and final destination at New York, as of the original intended trip.

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Backdropped by the Statue of Liberty, passengers Maurine Beechler, right, and her daughter my Marie Beechler, both from Buffalo, NY, pause as the MS Balmoral Titanic memorial cruise ship, arrives at New York, on April 19.

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Passengers wearing period dress arrive on the aft deck for a final group photograph on board the Titanic Memorial Cruise in the Atlantic Ocean off Cape Cod April 18. The ship had sailed from Southampton, retracing the route of the ill fated Titanic liner which sank after hitting an iceberg 100 years ago.

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Passengers aboard the Titanic Memorial Cruise ship MS Balmoral look on as they approach the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge at dawn while arriving in New York City on April 19. The ship had sailed from Southampton, retracing the route of the ill fated Titanic liner which sank after hitting an iceberg 100 years ago.

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Wearing period costume, relatives of passengers of the MS Balmoral Titanic memorial cruise ship wave US flags as they welcome the MS Balmoral Titanic memorial cruise ship, at New York City port, on April 19.

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Lower Manhattan's skyline is seen at dawn from the Titanic Memorial Cruise ship MS Balmoral, as it arrives in New York City on April 19. The ship had sailed from Southampton, retracing the route of the ill fated Titanic liner which sank after hitting an iceberg 100 years ago.

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A look at the memorials, museum exhibits and memorabilia that commemorate the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic, including the photos from 1912 that capture the anticipation and the aftermath around this "unsinkable" ship.