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Same Spot, Different Photo: Daughter Mirrors Mother’s NYC Trip

At left: Marcela Segovia’s mother in front of the Twin Towers in 1993. At right: Marcela Segovia in front of One World Trade Center in 2015. Photos courtesy of Marcela Segovia. At left: Marcela Segovia’s mother in front of the Twin Towers in 1993. At right: Marcela Segovia in front of One World Trade Center in 2015. Photos courtesy of Marcela Segovia.

Twenty-two years later, 19-year-old Marcela Segovia sought out to recreate the same trip, and photos, that her mother had experienced in New York City.  Read more »

A Look at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Pennsylvania

The Wall of Names at the Flight 93 National Memorial in southwestern Pennsylvania. Photo credit: National Park Service. The Wall of Names at the Flight 93 National Memorial in southwestern Pennsylvania. Photo credit: National Park Service.

Now, nearly 14 years since the day of the event, the small temporary memorial has given way to a majestic permanent monument to the last day of Flight 93.  Read more »

Pope Francis Visits For Historic Multireligious Gathering

Pope Francis with Dr. Rabbi Elliot J. Cosgrove, Senior Rabbi of Park Avenue Synagogue and Imam Khalid Latif, Executive Director of the Islamic Center. Photo by Jin Lee. Pope Francis with Dr. Rabbi Elliot J. Cosgrove, Senior Rabbi of Park Avenue Synagogue and Imam Khalid Latif, Executive Director of the Islamic Center. Photo by Jin Lee.

Pope Francis, joined by leaders from various religious traditions, led a Multireligious Meeting for Peace at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum.  Read more »

A Look at Tribute in Light

View of the Tribute in Light from the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo: Jin Lee View of the Tribute in Light from the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo: Jin Lee

Six months after the Twin Towers fell, they returned in the form of two blue beams of light illuminating the Manhattan skyline. Since then, they have lit the sky annually as a Sept. 11 commemoration known as Tribute in Light.  Read more »

Commemorating the 14th Anniversary of 9/11

9/11 Memorial plaza. Photo by Jin Lee. 9/11 Memorial plaza. Photo by Jin Lee.

Join us in remembering September 11 by commemorating the anniversary in your own communities.  Read more »

Working at 9/11 Memorial: Through the Eyes of a Security Intern

Georgia Bender with Larry Mannion, Vice President of Security, Fire and Life Safety, at the 9/11 Memorial. Georgia Bender with Larry Mannion, Vice President of Security, Fire and Life Safety, at the 9/11 Memorial.

Georgia Bender reflects on her summer internship at the 9/11 Memorial Museum.  Read more »

Join the Memorial in Honoring 9/11 through Thunderclap Campaign

9/11 Memorial and the Tribute in Lights. Photo: Jin Lee. 9/11 Memorial and the Tribute in Lights. Photo: Jin Lee.

Thunderclap is an opportunity to send a unified message of support of the the 9/11 Memorial by pledging a Tweet, Facebook or Tumblr post.  Read more »

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

A swamp white oak tree being lowered into the 9/11 Memorial Plaza, August of 2010. Photo: Joe Woolhead. A swamp white oak tree being lowered into the 9/11 Memorial Plaza, August of 2010. Photo: Joe Woolhead.

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

Night at the 9/11 Memorial, South Tower pool illuminated. Photo: Jin Lee. Night at the 9/11 Memorial, South Tower pool illuminated. Photo: Jin Lee.

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

Woman Who Lost Father Now Helping Others With Tuesday's Children

Tuesday's Children participants pose with NBA draft prospects in front of the National 9/11 Flag at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. (June 2015) Tuesday's Children participants pose with NBA draft prospects in front of the National 9/11 Flag at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. (June 2015)

She was just three months old when her father was killed in the 1994 AMIA bombing in Argentina. Now, through Tuesday’s Children program, she's helping teenagers cope with the loss of their parents to acts of terrorism.  Read more »