From the Museum

New on View: National Tribute Quilt Created in Response to 9/11

The National Tribute Quilt hangs in the 9/11 Memorial Museum's Tribute Walk. Photo by Jin Lee. The National Tribute Quilt hangs in the 9/11 Memorial Museum's Tribute Walk. Photo by Jin Lee.

The National Tribute Quilt is among the new installations in the museum’s Tribute Walk, an area for large-scale works of art created in the aftermath of 9/11.  Read more »

New on View: Soccer Jersey belonging to FDNY firefighter lost on 9/11

Home jersey for Argentina's national soccer team that belonged to firefighter Sergio Villanueva. Gift of the Villanueva family, in loving memory of Sergio Gabriel Villanueva. Home jersey for Argentina's national soccer team that belonged to firefighter Sergio Villanueva. Gift of the Villanueva family, in loving memory of Sergio Gabriel Villanueva.

Firefighter Sergio Villanueva was passionate about soccer. Now on view at the 9/11 Memorial Museum is his favorite jersey.  Read more »

Remembering the Only Photojournalist Lost on 9/11

William Biggart birthday rose at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by staff. William Biggart birthday rose at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by staff.

Photojournalist William Biggart rushed to document the disaster on 9/11 and was killed in the collapse of the North Tower. Today the 9/11 Memorial Museum honors him on his birthday.  Read more »

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

Amy Weisser, senior vice president of exhibitions, oversees installation of new artifacts. Photo by Jin Lee.  Amy Weisser, senior vice president of exhibitions, oversees installation of new artifacts. Photo by Jin Lee.

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

Q&A: Children’s Programs for 9/11 Museum Visitors

Noaa Stoler, Manager of 9/11 Memorial Youth and Family Programs. Photo by Jin Lee. Noaa Stoler, Manager of 9/11 Memorial Youth and Family Programs. Photo by Jin Lee.

Noaa Stoler, the 9/11 Memorial Museum manager of youth and family programs, answers questions about the various opportunities offered this summer in the museum’s education center.  Read more »

New Exhibition Features 9/11 Response Art by NYC Artists

A selection of works by Manju Shandler, "Gesture" A selection of works by Manju Shandler, "Gesture"

The new exhibition, which opens on Sept. 12, showcases how artists responded to 9/11.  Read more »

9/11 Museum Guided Tour: Through the Eyes of a Communications Intern

Hannah Foley, communications intern, in Foundation Hall. Hannah Foley, communications intern, in Foundation Hall.

Hannah Foley, communications intern, shares her key takeaways from a guided museum tour.  Read more »

A Look at the 9/11 Memorials Registry

Location of the Chester A. Reese Veterans Memorial Park in Malverne, New York. Location of the Chester A. Reese Veterans Memorial Park in Malverne, New York.

The Memorials Registry serves as a digital record of 9/11 memorials throughout the world.  Read more »

JFK Hangar Which Housed 9/11 Relics to Close

Over 2,500 9/11 artifacts were housed in Hangar 17 at JFK Airport. Photo by Amy Dreher. Over 2,500 9/11 artifacts were housed in Hangar 17 at JFK Airport. Photo by Amy Dreher.

Hangar 17 at JFK Airport, which has housed relics of 9/11, will close at the end of summer.  Read more »

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

Young visitor at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee. Young visitor at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee.

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