From the Museum

A Closer Look at Tobi Kahn’s 'M’AHL'

Tobi Kahn's M’AHL on view in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Jin Lee. Tobi Kahn's M’AHL on view in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Jin Lee.

A closer look at "M’AHL," a sculpture comprised of 12 independent segments for an installation titled Embodied Light: 9/11 in 2011.  Read more »

CIA Director Speaks at 9/11 Museum

CIA Director John Brennan toured the 9/11 Memorial with President Joe Daniels before speaking at a public program. Photo by Jin Lee. CIA Director John Brennan toured the 9/11 Memorial with President Joe Daniels before speaking at a public program. Photo by Jin Lee.

CIA Director John Brennan during a recent speech at the 9/11 Memorial Museum covered the agency’s early response to the attacks and its ongoing fight against the evolving terrorist threat.  Read more »

Joe Torre Talks Baseball After 9/11, Bringing NYC Together

Joe Torre speaks at 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Chris Goodney. Joe Torre speaks at 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Chris Goodney.

Former Yankees manager and Hall of Famer Joe Torre opened the fall program series at the 9/11 Memorial Museum.  Read more »

Post-9/11 Piazza Mets Jersey on Display at 9/11 Memorial Museum

Mike Piazza's jersey on display at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Jin Lee. Mike Piazza's jersey on display at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Jin Lee.

The jersey worn by Mets catcher Mike Piazza when he hit a two-run home run for the win days after 9/11 is now on display.  Read more »

Katie Couric Interview Concludes First Season of Our City. Our Story. Podcast

Katie Couric in the Our City. Our Story. podcast series. Katie Couric in the Our City. Our Story. podcast series.

The first season of Our City. Our Story podcast finishes with interview with Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric.  Read more »

The Lens: Capturing Life and Events at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum

Visitor at the 9/11 Memorial Museum's new exhibition, Rendering the Unthinkable: Artists Respond to 9/11. Photo by Jin Lee.  Visitor at the 9/11 Memorial Museum's new exhibition, Rendering the Unthinkable: Artists Respond to 9/11. Photo by Jin Lee.

The Lens: Capturing Life and Events at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum.  Read more »

Iconic Ground Zero Flag Donated to 9/11 Memorial Museum

Image of the Ground Zero flag on view in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Jin Lee. Image of the Ground Zero flag on view in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Jin Lee.

After being missing for years, the American flag is now on display in Museum.  Read more »

15 Years Later: Daughter of Fallen FDNY Lt. Reflects on Healing

Joseph Leavey with Caitlin Leavey in her kindergarten classroom in 1994. Photo gift of the Leavey family in honor of Lt. Joseph G. Leavey. Joseph Leavey with Caitlin Leavey in her kindergarten classroom in 1994. Photo gift of the Leavey family in honor of Lt. Joseph G. Leavey.

“Looking back at the past 15 years since he was killed on Sept. 11, my journey involved not only following in his footsteps to help others, but also finding the importance of community in my own healing.”  Read more »

9/11 Survivor Reflects on Experience 15 Years Later

9/11 survivor Florence Jones holding the shoes she wore that day. Photo: Archival video. 9/11 survivor Florence Jones holding the shoes she wore that day. Photo: Archival video.

“I think about the people that we lost all the time. But I now understand that there is nothing that I can do to change that. It takes a long time to get there.”  Read more »

Mural Thanks Gander for Hosting Stranded Travelers on 9/11

Mural created for Gander, Newfoundland in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Jin Lee. Mural created for Gander, Newfoundland in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Jin Lee.

Young visitors to the 9/11 Memorial Museum helped create a mural in honor of the community of Gander, Newfoundland for taking in stranded travelers on 9/11.  Read more »