The New York City Fire Museum welcomed representatives from the 9/11 Memorial & Museum and from the John Bowne High School in the Flushing neighborhood of Queens for a dedication ceremony. Photo by Jin S. Lee, 9/11 Memorial.
The New York City Fire Museum dedicated a seedling provided from the 9/11 Memorial’s Survivor Tree on Wednesday.Read more
Artifacts in the Museum's In Memoriam gallery are refreshed annually. Photo by Jin S. Lee, 9/11 Memorial.
Each year, the 9/11 Memorial Museum rotates the objects on display in its In Memoriam gallery. The objects on view once belonged to, or were created in memory of, the victims of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, and Feb. 26, 1993.Read more
New York City Department of Sanitation identification card issued to Joseph Joseph D'Aleo. Collection 9/11 Memorial Museum, Gift of
Following the 9/11 attacks, New York City Department of Sanitation Supervisor Joseph D’Aleo went to Ground Zero daily. He oversaw refuse hauling, dumpster removal and recycling procedures at the site. He also ensured that flagged truckloads of material were removed to Fresh Kills landfill for further sifting and cleared others for disposal at a Manhattan facility.Read more
"Search for Heroes," Mitch Rosen (b. 1958), 2018, colored pencils on paper, Collection 9/11 Memorial Museum, Gift of the artist. Photo by Michael Hnatov.
After Mitch Rosen retired from the Port Authority Police Department in 2006, Rosen finally had time to dedicate a favorite hobby: creating highly realistic drawings which also demonstrated his police officer’s attentiveness to details.Read more