From the Memorial

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

Messages on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee. Messages on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee.

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

The Survivor Tree prepares to bloom at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee. The Survivor Tree prepares to bloom at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee.

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Remembering FDNY Hero Battalion Chief Orio J. Palmer

White rose placed in FDNY Battalion Chief Orio J. Palmer's name at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo of Palmer Courtesy of Voices of September 11th, The 9/11 Living Memorial Project. White rose placed in FDNY Battalion Chief Orio J. Palmer's name at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo of Palmer Courtesy of Voices of September 11th, The 9/11 Living Memorial Project.

Today marks the 60th birthday of the esteemed FDNY Battalion Chief Orio Joseph Palmer, who died in the line of duty on Sept. 11.  Read more »

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

The Pipes & Drums Of The Emerald Society of the New York City Police Department and the Port Authority Pipe Band at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee. The Pipes & Drums Of The Emerald Society of the New York City Police Department and the Port Authority Pipe Band at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee.

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Ceremony Marks 23 Years Since WTC Bombing

Roses were placed on the North Pool following a ceremony to commemorate the 23rd anniversary of the World Trade Center bombing. Roses were placed on the North Pool following a ceremony to commemorate the 23rd anniversary of the World Trade Center bombing.

A ceremony was held Friday in commemoration of the 23rd anniversary of the first attack on the World Trade Center that killed six people and injured more than 1,000.  Read more »

Bill to Federally Recognize 9/11 Memorial Passes House

A view of the 9/11 Memorial at night. Photo by Jin Lee. A view of the 9/11 Memorial at night. Photo by Jin Lee.

Legislation to designate the 9/11 Memorial as a national memorial has passed the U.S. House of Representatives.  Read more »

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

Construction workers at the 9/11 Memorial Museum in February, 2011. Photo by Joe Woolhead. Construction workers at the 9/11 Memorial Museum in February, 2011. Photo by Joe Woolhead.

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

Plow clears snow from the 9/11 Memorial plaza. Photo by Jin Lee. Plow clears snow from the 9/11 Memorial plaza. Photo by Jin Lee.

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

A small holiday tribute left on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee. A small holiday tribute left on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee.

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9/11 Memorial Tribute Honors Victims of Paris Attacks

9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels speaks to a crowd on the 9/11 Memorial during a tribute for the victims of the Paris, France terrorist attacks. (L-R) Bertrand Lortholary, Consul General of France in New York, François Delattre, Representative of France to the United Nations, Joe Daniels, 9/11 Memorial President, and Craig Stapleton, a 9/11 Memorial board member and former US ambassador to France. 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels speaks to a crowd on the 9/11 Memorial during a tribute for the victims of the Paris, France terrorist attacks. (L-R) Bertrand Lortholary, Consul General of France in New York, François Delattre, Representative of France to the United Nations, Joe Daniels, 9/11 Memorial President, and Craig Stapleton, a 9/11 Memorial board member and former US ambassador to France.

A tribute was held on the 9/11 Memorial in honor of the 129 people killed and more than 350 injured in the terrorist attacks in Paris, France.  Read more »