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FDNY Bids Farewell to Canine Companion

FDNY Dalmatian, Twenty, poses on Ladder 20. Photo courtesy of FDNY. FDNY Dalmatian, Twenty, poses on Ladder 20. Photo courtesy of FDNY.

FDNY announces the death of Twenty, a Dalmation that became a mascot to Ladder Co. 20 after 9/11.  Read more »

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

Visitors pass the 9/11 Memorial Museum pavilion. Photo by Jin Lee. Visitors pass the 9/11 Memorial Museum pavilion. Photo by Jin Lee.

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

A Look Back at 2015

Pope Francis views "Trying To Remember the Color of the Sky on That September Morning" by artist Spencer Finch. Photo by Jin Lee. Pope Francis views "Trying To Remember the Color of the Sky on That September Morning" by artist Spencer Finch. Photo by Jin Lee.

A look back at the past year for the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.  Read more »

Unity at Ground Zero

Christmas tree, menorah and cross at ground zero, December 2001. Photo by Kerri Courtney Christmas tree, menorah and cross at ground zero, December 2001. Photo by Kerri Courtney

New Yorkers were united in many ways after Sept. 11, but the spirit of togetherness was especially strong during the holidays.  Read more »

9/11 Artifacts Donated to New Homes

Crews load PATH train car No. 143 onto a flatbed trailer outside Hangar 17 at John F. Kennedy International Airport. Photo by Lenis Rodrigues. Crews load PATH train car No. 143 onto a flatbed trailer outside Hangar 17 at John F. Kennedy International Airport. Photo by Lenis Rodrigues.

A pair of 9/11 artifacts have been moved to a permanent home after being stored for more than a decade at an aircraft hangar.  Read more »

Philharmonic Conductor Kurt Masur, Who Led 9/11 Tribute, Dies at 88

Kurt Masur on Jan, 13th 2007 conducting San Francisco Symphony, Mendelssohn's "Scottish" Symphony. Wikipedia Commons.  Kurt Masur on Jan, 13th 2007 conducting San Francisco Symphony, Mendelssohn's "Scottish" Symphony. Wikipedia Commons.

Kurt Masur, who made his formal debut as the New York Philharmonic’s music director on Sept. 11, 1991, has died at age of 88.  Read more »

Exploring Ongoing Health Impacts of 9/11

Visitors affixed blue ribbons around the Last Column at the May 2015 commemorative event. Photo by Jin Lee. Visitors affixed blue ribbons around the Last Column at the May 2015 commemorative event. Photo by Jin Lee.

Visitors to the 9/11 Memorial Museum will receive a brochure focused on 9/11-related illnesses.  Read more »

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

View of One World Trade Center. Photo by Jin Lee. View of One World Trade Center. Photo by Jin Lee.

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

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

Aerial shot of the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee. Aerial shot of the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee.

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

Thanksgiving Message to the ‘Real Heroes’

Artwork done at Trinity Church after 9/11. Gift of Trinity Wall Street. Artwork done at Trinity Church after 9/11. Gift of Trinity Wall Street.

In late November 2001, in the spirit of Thanksgiving, a child created a heartfelt message at Trinity church several blocks from the WTC.  Read more »