Theme memo blog. News, discussion and information about the National September 11 Memorial & Museum

Meet a 9/11 Memorial Host

Lucie Iuzzolino on duty at the 9/11 Memorial entrance. (Photo by Allyson Philobos) Lucie Iuzzolino on duty at the 9/11 Memorial entrance. (Photo by Allyson Philobos)

Lucie Iuzzolinoa was a college junior on 9/11.  Today she works at the 9/11 Memorial.  Read more »

Memorial Group Reservations Manager Answers Your Questions

A group of exchange students visit the 9/11 Memorial (Amy Dreher photo) A group of exchange students visit the 9/11 Memorial (Amy Dreher photo)

The MEMO Blog sat down with Jenna Moonan to discuss group visits to the 9/11 Memorial.  Read more »

The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial

(Amy Dreher Photo) (Amy Dreher Photo)

Memorial host takes a moment to reflect.   Read more »

WTC Steel Finds New Home in South Carolina

World Trade Center Memorial Plaza in Greenville County, S.C. Photo courtesy of Richard Shiro. World Trade Center Memorial Plaza in Greenville County, S.C. Photo courtesy of Richard Shiro.

Community works together to bring 9/11 artifact to Greenville County  Read more »

Wounded Warriors Visit Memorial

Travis Mills, his wife Kelsey Mills, their 9-month-old daughter Chloe and other military families gather around the Survivor Tree at the 9/11 Memorial. (Photo by Sarah Lippman) Travis Mills, his wife Kelsey Mills, their 9-month-old daughter Chloe and other military families gather around the Survivor Tree at the 9/11 Memorial. (Photo by Sarah Lippman)

Post-9/11 war veterans visit New York City and 9/11 Memorial on Independence Day.  Read more »

Stars & Stripes: A 9/11 Tribute

Battered by conditions at Ground Zero, the National 9/11 Flag has been collectively stitched back together over time by thousands nationwide. Battered by conditions at Ground Zero, the National 9/11 Flag has been collectively stitched back together over time by thousands nationwide.

Tributes using the American flag capture post-9/11 sentiment.  Read more »

The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial

Cash has his paw massaged by his handler. (Amy Dreher photo) Cash has his paw massaged by his handler. (Amy Dreher photo)

Meet one of the dogs helping to keep the 9/11 Memorial safe.  Read more »

Memorial is Scheduled to Reopen

Photo by Amy Dreher Photo by Amy Dreher

Normal visiting hours at the 9/11 Memorial will resume Thursday, June 28.  Read more »

Students Tell Their 9/11 Story in New Documentary

Casriel's students at Leman Manhattan Preparatory school (photo courtesy of Jennifer Casriel) Casriel's students at Leman Manhattan Preparatory school (photo courtesy of Jennifer Casriel)

Manhattan teacher gives voice to young witnesses of 9/11.  Read more »

Final Steel Beam Tops 4 World Trade Center

The final steel beam is lifted at 4 World Trade Center (Amy Dreher photo) The final steel beam is lifted at 4 World Trade Center (Amy Dreher photo)

4 World Trade Center on its way to completion.  Read more »