9/11 Memorial Museum

9/11 Memorial Museum Seeks Developer for Handheld Device System

(Archive photo by Amy Dreher) (Archive photo by Amy Dreher)

We are seeking a developer for a handheld device system and custom application for use by visitors to the Museum.  Read more »

Our Beacon of Hope

9/11 Memorial Museum pavilion. (Amy Dreher photo) 9/11 Memorial Museum pavilion. (Amy Dreher photo)

In case you missed it. 9/11 Memorial Museum Director Alice M. Greenwald last month recounted the damage Sandy had caused in the museum, which is still under construction. In the weeks since the storm, recovery work has progressed significantly. This story originally published Nov. 20 in the Huffington Post.  Read more »

Museum: A Heavy Machinist's Skills Needed in GZ Recovery

(Amy Dreher photo) (Amy Dreher photo)

Soon after 9/11, U.S. Army veteran Manuel “Manny” Rodriguez resigned from his long-distance truck driver’s job to contribute his skills to the recovery operations at Ground Zero.  Read more »

William Feehan: Remembering a Firefighter who Held Every Rank

(Courtesy photo/Gift of the Feehan Family) (Courtesy photo/Gift of the Feehan Family)

William Feehan was the oldest first responder to die on 9/11. The FDNY veteran held every rank within the department.  Read more »

Photographic Studies of the Towers Become Part of Museum Collection

9/11 Memorial board member Craig Stapleton accepts photographic studies of the twin towers. (Courtesy photo) 9/11 Memorial board member Craig Stapleton accepts photographic studies of the twin towers. (Courtesy photo)

Photographic studies of the World Trade Center towers have been donated to the museum.  Read more »

A Tribute to Remember

The Tribute in Light serves as a backdrop to the 9/11 Memorial on Sept. 11, 2011. (Photo by Paul Marantz ) The Tribute in Light serves as a backdrop to the 9/11 Memorial on Sept. 11, 2011. (Photo by Paul Marantz )

To help preserve the memory of the 10-year anniversary of 9/11, the memorial museum is seeking photographs, video and audio from that day at the 9/11 Memorial and during the Tribute in Light that evening.  Read more »

A 9/11 Story of Love and Loss

Susan Rossinow with her husband, Norman, at their April 2001 engagement party. Norman died on 9/11. (Photo courtesy of 9/11 Memorial Museum collection, Gift of Susan in memory of my husband Norman Rossinow.) Susan Rossinow with her husband, Norman, at their April 2001 engagement party. Norman died on 9/11. (Photo courtesy of 9/11 Memorial Museum collection, Gift of Susan in memory of my husband Norman Rossinow.)

The widow of 9/11 victim Norman Rossinow recounts how the couple met and fell in love.    Read more »

Memorial Museum to Accept Crystals from 2001-2002 Times Square Ball Honoring 9/11 Victims, Heroes

9/11 Memorial Museum director Alice Greenwald discusses tribute items like the "Hope for Healing" Waterford crystals that will become part of the museum's collection. (Photo by Michael Frazier) 9/11 Memorial Museum director Alice Greenwald discusses tribute items like the "Hope for Healing" Waterford crystals that will become part of the museum's collection. (Photo by Michael Frazier)

Waterford and the National September 11 Memorial  & Museum announce that the museum will be accepting  a collection of 195 “Hope for Healing” Waterford crystal triangles from the Times Square Ball, which commemorate the lives lost on September 11, 2001.  Read more »

9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels: WTC Cross is 'Part of History' (Updated)

Today, 9/11 President Joe Daniels appeared on Fox News' "Fox & Friends" to defend the important artifact recently installed in the 9/11 Memorial Museum.  Read more »

'WTC Cross' is Installed in 9/11 Memorial Museum (Updated)

A crane lowers the World Trade Center Cross into the 9/11 Memorial Museum, which opens in 2012. (Amy Dreher photo) A crane lowers the World Trade Center Cross into the 9/11 Memorial Museum, which opens in 2012. (Amy Dreher photo)

The so-called World Trade Center Cross was installed into the 9/11 Memorial Museum.   Read more »