From the Museum

9/11 Museum Program Highlights Stories Behind FEMA Photographs

FEMA photographer Andrea Booher and Amy Weisser at the 9/11 Memorial Museum auditorium. Photo by Ben Hider. FEMA photographer Andrea Booher and Amy Weisser at the 9/11 Memorial Museum auditorium. Photo by Ben Hider.

FEMA photographer Andrea Booher recounted the stories behind photographs she took at ground zero that are featured in a new exhibition.  Read more »

Register: Educational Webinar to Commemorate 15th Anniversary of 9/11

Students participate in an education program at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Jin Lee. Students participate in an education program at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Jin Lee.

Teachers and students are invited to sign up for a live webinar to commemorate the 15th anniversary of 9/11.  Read more »

Behind the Scenes of Museum’s Newest Exhibition: Hope at Ground Zero

Installation of the new special exhibition Hope at Ground Zero: FEMA Photographs by Andrea Booher. Installation of the new special exhibition Hope at Ground Zero: FEMA Photographs by Andrea Booher.

Today the new special exhibition Hope at Ground Zero: FEMA Photographs by Andrea Booher opened in the 9/11 Memorial Museum’s south tower gallery.  Read more »

New Exhibition Features FEMA Photographs of Ground Zero

FEMA photographer Andrea Booher at ground zero, Fall 2001. Photograph by Doug Welty, FEMA. FEMA photographer Andrea Booher at ground zero, Fall 2001. Photograph by Doug Welty, FEMA.

A new exhibition opening May 18 will feature FEMA photographer Andrea Booher’s stunning photographs of the ground zero recovery efforts following 9/11.  Read more »

Henry Kissinger Discusses Conflicts in the Middle East

Former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger discusses conflicts in the Middle East with Cliff Chanin, the 9/11 Memorial Senior Vice President of Education and Public Programs, Museum Exhibitions, Collections. Former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger discusses conflicts in the Middle East with Cliff Chanin, the 9/11 Memorial Senior Vice President of Education and Public Programs, Museum Exhibitions, Collections.

Last night, the 9/11 Memorial Museum welcomed Henry Kissinger during a discussion about ongoing conflicts in the Middle East.  Read more »

9/11 Museum Program Looks Back on Osama bin Laden 1998 Interview

NYPD Deputy Commissioner John Miller speaks with 9/11 Memorial Senior Vice President of Education, Clifford Chanin at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Monica Graff. NYPD Deputy Commissioner John Miller speaks with 9/11 Memorial Senior Vice President of Education, Clifford Chanin at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Monica Graff.

John Miller spoke at the 9/11 Memorial Museum about his historic interview with Osama bin Laden and offered insight into current counter-terrorism strategies.  Read more »

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

"Where is Osama bin Laden?" sign. Gift of Cheryl Stewart. "Where is Osama bin Laden?" sign. Gift of Cheryl Stewart.

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

Video: New Yorkers Experience 9/11 Memorial Museum

The 9/11 Memorial and Museum invited a number of New Yorkers to take a tour of the museum for the first time and filmed their experience.  Read more »

Recovered Ring Tells Story of 1993 Survivor, 9/11 Victim

A white rose placed in Rosemary Smith's name on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by 9/11 Memorial Staff. A white rose placed in Rosemary Smith's name on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by 9/11 Memorial Staff.

Rosemary Smith survived the 1993 WTC attacks but died on 9/11. Her recovered ring tells her story of fate and courage.  Read more »

9/11 Memorial Launches Pilot Access Family Program

Children visiting the museum look at a first responder patch with the Assistant Director of Education Programs. Photo by Jin Lee. Children visiting the museum look at a first responder patch with the Assistant Director of Education Programs. Photo by Jin Lee.

This month, in recognition of National Autism Awareness Month, the 9/11 Memorial Museum hosted its first family access program.  Read more »