From the Memorial

Looking to the Future: 2 WTC and the Green Revolution

Renderings of future 2WTC, image courtesy of DBOX. Renderings of future 2WTC, image courtesy of DBOX.

The new renderings for the new 80-story 2 World Trade Center were released last week. The new building, standing at 1,340 feet tall, will be the last of the seven buildings to be completed that encompass the WTC site.  Read more »

Auction of 9/11 Steel Halted in Virginia

Beams from the North Tower of the World Trade Center. Copyright, The Roanoke Times, reprinted by permission. Beams from the North Tower of the World Trade Center. Copyright, The Roanoke Times, reprinted by permission.

The auction of a 9/11 memorial in Salem, Va. was halted after 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels urged to protect it.  Read more »

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

Night work on the south pool. (Photo: Jin Lee) Night work on the south pool. (Photo: Jin Lee)

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

9/11 Memorial and Museum Named Among World's Best Landmarks

The 9/11 Memorial plaza and Museum pavilion in Summer 2015. The 9/11 Memorial plaza and Museum pavilion in Summer 2015.

The 9/11 Memorial and Museum ranked in the top five in TripAdvisor's 2015 Travelers' Choice Awards for Landmarks in the United States.  Read more »

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

Reenlistment Ceremony on the 9/11 Memorial Plaza (Photo: Jin Lee) Reenlistment Ceremony on the 9/11 Memorial Plaza (Photo: Jin Lee)

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

Memorial Honors Slain NYPD Officer Brian Moore

NYPD officers place flowers on the names of those officers who died on 9/11. (Photo: Jin Lee) NYPD officers place flowers on the names of those officers who died on 9/11. (Photo: Jin Lee)

The 9/11 Memorial honored slain NYPD Officer Brian Moore in a ceremony held Tuesday afternoon on the Memorial plaza.  Read more »

Volunteer at the Memorial and Museum This Summer

A 9/11 Memorial Museum volunteer assists visitors on the plaza. (Photo: Amy Dreher) A 9/11 Memorial Museum volunteer assists visitors on the plaza. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

Students ages 16 and up can volunteer at the 9/11 Memorial Museum this summer as either a visitor services volunteer or a retail greeter.  Read more »

A Look Back at the 2015 Memorial 5K

Participants cross the finish line at the 2015 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk event. (Photo: Jin Lee) Participants cross the finish line at the 2015 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk event. (Photo: Jin Lee)

Thank you to everyone who participated on Sunday, April 26 in our third annual 5K Run/Walk and Family Day event. More than 4,000 people participated in this year’s 5K and thousands attended our Family Day following the race.  Read more »

Memorial Registries Provide 9/11 Historical Records

(Photo: Jordan Friedman) (Photo: Jordan Friedman)

The 9/11 Memorial Museum provides a variety of online registries that serve as historical records of survival, recovery and commemoration.  Read more »

Exploring the Memorial's Sustainable Design on Earth Day

(Photo: Courtesy of Port Authority of New York and New Jersey) (Photo: Courtesy of Port Authority of New York and New Jersey)

The 9/11 Memorial plaza is one of the most sustainable plazas ever constructed, designed to conserve energy, water and other resources.  Read more »