President Bush's ceremonial first pitch during game three of the 2001 World Series. Photograph by Rich Pilling, Getty Images.
Now that the Major League Baseball season has come to a close with the Boston Red Sox securing the 2018 World Series title, we revisit one of the most iconic moments in “Comeback Season: Sports After 9/11” as the wait for spring training begins.Read more
Newly installed items on view in the 9/11 Memorial Museum's Tribute Walk. Photo by Jin Lee, 9/11 Memorial.
A firehouse garage door memorializing fallen firefighters, three tribute motorcycles, a journal filled with messages of condolence and encouragement, a model of the Statute of Liberty, and the Renaissance Peace Angel comprise a new rotation of artifacts on view in the 9/11 Memorial Museum’s Tribute Walk.Read more
A flag-folding ceremony on the 9/11 Memorial plaza during last year's Salute to Service. Photo by Jin Lee, 9/11 Memorial.
From Wednesday, Nov. 7, to Sunday, Nov. 11, the 9/11 Memorial & Museum will host a series of events and special programs in recognition of the annual Salute to Service week for veterans and their families, as well as the visiting public.Read more
A rendering of the 9/11 Memorial Glade, which will pay tribute to those who are sick or who have died from 9/11-related illnesses.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio agreed to provide unlimited sick leave to some city employees suffering from 9/11-related illnesses, giving vital relief to workers who took part in the rescue and recovery effort that followed the attacks.Read more
Gérôme Truc participated in a special public program at the 9/11 Memorial Museum on October 18. Photo by Monika Graff, 9/11 Memorial.
Truc drew from his research conducted in cities that were recent targets of terrorism, such as Paris, New York, Madrid and London, to explore why attacks elicit expressions of grief and solidarity from millions of people around the world, and how media coverage will affect how people view these events.Read more
Sociologist Gérôme Truc will visit the 9/11 Memorial Museum Thursday night for a special program, “Paris, New York, Madrid, London: The City Responds to Terror.”
In a special program at the 9/11 Memorial Museum, sociologist Gérôme Truc will explore why it is that so many feel intimately connected to events or terror and violence that they may not have experiences personally.Read more