From the Memorial

A Look Back at 9/11 Anniversary Ceremony Coverage

Tribute items left on the Memorial on 9/11. Photo: Ben Hider. Tribute items left on the Memorial on 9/11. Photo: Ben Hider.

The 14th anniversary of 9/11 received a wide variety of media coverage across the country and beyond.   Read more »

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

Family members make an etching of a loved one's name inscribed on the memorial. Photo: Monica Graff. Family members make an etching of a loved one's name inscribed on the memorial. Photo: Monica Graff.

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

9/11 Memorial Ceremony Marks 14th Anniversary

The North pool on September 11, 2015. Photo by Monica Graff The North pool on September 11, 2015. Photo by Monica Graff

"The anniversary of 9/11 will always be one of the most sacred of days in our nation's history. We lost innocent men, women and children on that day and speaking each and every name aloud reminds us all that they were individuals who were simply living their lives that morning," 9/11 Memorial President, Joe Daniels.  Read more »

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

Flower tribute at the South Pool of the 9/11 Memorial. Photo: Jin Lee. Flower tribute at the South Pool of the 9/11 Memorial. Photo: Jin Lee.

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

NJ.com: Act Proposes National Recognition, Federal Funding of 9/11 Memorial

American flag in the 9/11 Memorial parapets. Photo: Jin Lee. American flag in the 9/11 Memorial parapets. Photo: Jin Lee.

An act was recently introduced by Republican Congressman Tom MacArthur with the aim of enabling the federal government to help fund the 9/11 Memorial. If passed, the act would ensure that the 9/11 Memorial will always be open to all.  Read more »

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

A swamp white oak leaf rests on the South Pool of the 9/11 Memorial above the 59 names of the victims from American Airlines Flight 77. Photo: Jin Lee. A swamp white oak leaf rests on the South Pool of the 9/11 Memorial above the 59 names of the victims from American Airlines Flight 77. Photo: Jin Lee.

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

9/11 Memorial Interpretive Guide Shares Memorable Moments

Nicole Richardson leading a tour on the 9/11 Memorial plaza. Photo: Jin Lee. Nicole Richardson leading a tour on the 9/11 Memorial plaza. Photo: Jin Lee.

Nicole Richardson, an interpretive guide, shares some of her experiences and memories from her 9/11 Memorial guided tours.  Read more »

Honoring Purple Heart Day at 9/11 Memorial

Richard Cyril Rescorla pictured. Gift of the family of Richard Cyril Rescorla. Richard Cyril Rescorla pictured. Gift of the family of Richard Cyril Rescorla.

This Purple Heart Day, the 9/11 Memorial honors all recipients of this prestigious badge of merit. On 9/11, Rick Rescorla, recipient of a Purple Heart from the Vietnam War, helped to save thousands of his colleagues at Morgan Stanley.  Read more »

Curator Tells Story Behind FDNY ‘Dream Bike’ Memorial

The "Dream Bike" on display in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. (Photo by Jin Lee) The "Dream Bike" on display in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. (Photo by Jin Lee)

Hear the story behind the "Dream Bike" motorcycle-turned-memorial from the curator who was involved in bringing it to the 9/11 Memorial Museum’s collection.  Read more »

9/11 Memorial Museum A ‘Must-See’ NYC Attraction

American flags on the Memorial. (Photo by Jin Lee) American flags on the Memorial. (Photo by Jin Lee)

Recently several travel blogs and websites have named the 9/11 Memorial Museum as a top attraction.   Read more »