From the Museum

9/11 Museum’s Upcoming Programs Feature ‘Homeland’ creators, Joe Torre

Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison in a scene from "Homeland." Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison in a scene from "Homeland."

Joe Torre, CIA Director John Brennan and the creators of Showtime’s Golden Globes Award-winning series “Homeland” are part of the fall lineup for public programming at the 9/11 Memorial Museum.  Read more »

9/11 Family Member Reflects on Volunteer Experience

Photo of Rose Fay on the Memorial plaza. Photo by Jin Lee. Photo of Rose Fay on the Memorial plaza. Photo by Jin Lee.

Rose Fay shares why she was compelled to volunteer at the 9/11 Memorial this summer.  Read more »

Today Marks Birthday of Brian David Sweeney

A birthday rose is placed in the name of Brian David Sweeney. Photo by staff. A birthday rose is placed in the name of Brian David Sweeney. Photo by staff.

A white rose was left in the name of Brian David Sweeney in honor of what would have been his 53rd birthday.  Read more »

New on View: 'Looking South’ Painting Donated by Fiduciary Trust

A Museum visitor views "Looking South," a four-stories tall artwork by Daniel Kohn. Photo by Jin Lee. A Museum visitor views "Looking South," a four-stories tall artwork by Daniel Kohn. Photo by Jin Lee.

A four-stories tall artwork by Daniel Kohn was donated to the museum by Fiduciary Trust Company International.  Read more »

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 »