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WTC Transportation Hub Oculus to Open in March

View of the World Trade Center Transportation Hub from the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee. View of the World Trade Center Transportation Hub from the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee.

The World Trade Center Transportation Hub will open in March.  Read more »

Registration Now Open for 4th Annual 5K Run/Walk

Annual 9/11 Memorial 5K Run, Walk and Community Day. Photo by Jin Lee. Annual 9/11 Memorial 5K Run, Walk and Community Day. Photo by Jin Lee.

Registration is now open for the 4th annual 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk and Community Day.  Read more »

Jon Stewart Joins NYC Mayor to Honor Sickened 9/11 First Responder

Former FDNY firefighter Ray Pfeifer was awarded the key to the city by Mayor Bill de Blasio at City Hall on Saturday, January 9. Photo courtesy of the City of New York. Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography Office. Former FDNY firefighter Ray Pfeifer was awarded the key to the city by Mayor Bill de Blasio at City Hall on Saturday, January 9. Photo courtesy of the City of New York. Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography Office.

An advocate for the extension of health care to tens of thousands of first responders, retired FDNY firefighter Ray Pfeifer, who suffers from stage 4 cancer, was honored Saturday with a key to the city.  Read more »

Tuesday’s Children Reflects on Hope, Peace in the New Year

Teenagers from around the world, who experienced a loss due to terrorism, unite at Project COMMON BOND. Photo by Terry Grace Sears. Teenagers from around the world, who experienced a loss due to terrorism, unite at Project COMMON BOND. Photo by Terry Grace Sears.

Teenagers from around the world, who experienced a loss due to terrorism, unite at Project COMMON BOND.  Read more »

9/11 Family Members Invited to Share Experiences to Help Others

9/11 family members gather at VOICES 14th Annual Information Forum to share their personal experiences while service providers offer support and strategies for long-term healing. Photo courtesy of VOICES. 9/11 family members gather at VOICES 14th Annual Information Forum to share their personal experiences while service providers offer support and strategies for long-term healing. Photo courtesy of VOICES.

Family members of 9/11 victims are invited to participate in an important research study that will provide insights into the need for supportive services for families experiencing tragedy.  Read more »

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 »