9/11 Memorial

Video: Survivor Tree Blooms at 9/11 Memorial

The Survivor Tree at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Monika Graff. The Survivor Tree at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Monika Graff.

This spring, Jin Lee, 9/11 Memorial Director of Photography, recorded the blooming of the Survivor Tree and produced a time-lapse video showing delicate white blossoms sprouting from the tree’s stark branches.  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 »

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 »

New Acquisition: Frank Dammers Painting

Freedom New York by Frank Dammers. Gift of Frank Dammers Fine Art Foundation. Freedom New York by Frank Dammers. Gift of Frank Dammers Fine Art Foundation.

The 9/11 Memorial Museum recently acquired a painting by Frank Dammers that depicts the New York City skyline with the new World Trade Center complex before construction started.  Read more »

Take a Virtual Tour of the 9/11 Memorial Museum

An interactive video tour allows you to choose your own experience of the 9/11 Memorial Museum.  Read more »

Flag at Half-Staff in Observance of Orlando Victims

U.S. flag continues to fly at half-staff in front of the 9/11 Memorial Museum in observance of the victims of Orlando, Fla. Photo by Jin Lee. U.S. flag continues to fly at half-staff in front of the 9/11 Memorial Museum in observance of the victims of Orlando, Fla. Photo by Jin Lee.

National Flag Day is today, falling on a period of national mourning.  Read more »

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

Flowers and tributes placed under the Survivor Tree. Photo by Jin Lee. Flowers and tributes placed under the Survivor Tree. Photo by Jin Lee.

Flowers and notes left under the Survivor Tree for the victims of the Orlando, Fla. shooting.  Read more »

New on View: Artifacts Tell Stories of 9/11 Victims

An artifact installation takes place during off hours at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Jin Lee. An artifact installation takes place during off hours at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Jin Lee.

A new rotation of artifacts illustrate the lives of Sept. 11 victims.  Read more »

Brooklyn School Renamed to Honor 9/11 Firefighter

Vernon Richard's portrait and profile on the 9/11 Memorial Guide. Vernon Richard's portrait and profile on the 9/11 Memorial Guide.

The FDNY High School in East New York will become the Capt. Vernon A. Richard HS for Fire & Life Safety on June 30.  Read more »

Museum Marks 2nd Anniversary, Welcomes 5.6 Million Visitors

A view of the 9/11 Memorial and Museum. Photo by Joe Woolhead. A view of the 9/11 Memorial and Museum. Photo by Joe Woolhead.

The 9/11 Memorial Museum marks its second anniversary since opening to the public.  Read more »