9/11 Memorial

Students Reflect on 9/11 in Essay Contest

A tribute left on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee. A tribute left on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee.

A September 11 remembrance essay contest is being sponsored by the Palm Beach Gardens Police Foundation, Fire-Rescue and Fire Chiefs’ Association of Palm Beach County.  Read more »

9/11 Memorial 5K Participants Receive Discounts on Downtown Eats

Participants at the 2015 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk. Photo by Jin Lee. Participants at the 2015 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk. Photo by Jin Lee.

As part of Bib N' Brunch, registered 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk participants will receive special discounts at participating lower Manhattan restaurants on race day.  Read more »

Former Ambassador Highlights Nation-Building at 9/11 Museum Program

Last night, the 9/11 Memorial Museum hosted a program with guest speaker Zalmay Khalilzad, a former ambassador to the United Nations, Afghanistan, and Iraq.  Read more »

New Yorkers Tell Their 9/11 Story in New Podcast Series

This podcast series focuses on stories of New Yorkers, both the everyday and the more known, to examine the place that 9/11 has taken in the greater context of their lives and how it has affected their relationship to the city.  Read more »

Daniels: Another Terrorist Attack Rattles Our World, My Home

The national flag of Belgium is seen among international flags installed in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. The installation recalls the flags that flew in the mezzanine level of the original Twin Towers. Some of the flags, which were not on display on 9/11, are part of the museum’s collection. The national flag of Belgium is seen among international flags installed in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. The installation recalls the flags that flew in the mezzanine level of the original Twin Towers. Some of the flags, which were not on display on 9/11, are part of the museum’s collection.

This morning the first message I saw: “CBSNY: At least 13 killed in explosions at Brussels airport, metro.” In that short message the mechanics of the aftermath of another terrorist attack was brought into my family’s home.  Read more »

Upcoming Programs Discuss Confronting Religious Violence, Conflicts in Middle East

 Ambassador Frederic C Hof, the former Special Adviser for Transition in Syria at the State Department, speaks during a February program, "The Fight Against ISIS." Ambassador Frederic C Hof, the former Special Adviser for Transition in Syria at the State Department, speaks during a February program, "The Fight Against ISIS."

The 9/11 Memorial Museum presents two public programs this month, hosting the former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Afghanistan, and Iraq, and former chief rabbi of the UK and Commonwealth.  Read more »

US Navy Ceremonial Guard Presents Flag to 9/11 Memorial

Members of the United States Navy Ceremonial Guard fold an American flag during a ceremony on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee. Members of the United States Navy Ceremonial Guard fold an American flag during a ceremony on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee.

The United States Navy Ceremonial Guard on Tuesday presented a symbolic flag to the 9/11 Memorial on Tuesday.  Read more »

Children’s 9/11 Tributes on Display at Flight 93 Memorial

The Learning Center is a multipurpose building, where the exhibit “Through Their Eyes” is on display. Photo courtesy of NPS/Brenda Schwartz. The Learning Center is a multipurpose building, where the exhibit “Through Their Eyes” is on display. Photo courtesy of NPS/Brenda Schwartz.

Kids’ drawings, stuffed toys and other 9/11 tributes by children are on display at the Flight 93 memorial in Pennsylvania.  Read more »

Register a Corporate or Community Team for the 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk

Title Sponsor RXR Realty Team Members at the 2015 5K Run/Walk event. Photo by Jin Lee. Title Sponsor RXR Realty Team Members at the 2015 5K Run/Walk event. Photo by Jin Lee.

Gather your coworkers, friends and family and register now as a corporate or community team for this year's 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk.  Read more »

NYPD Headquarters Displays Portraits of 9/11 Heroes

Left to right, Stephen Gardner, Anthony Bonano and NYPD Commissioner William Bratton stand next to a painting of NYPD Deputy Chief Steve Bonano. Photo by NYPD Left to right, Stephen Gardner, Anthony Bonano and NYPD Commissioner William Bratton stand next to a painting of NYPD Deputy Chief Steve Bonano. Photo by NYPD

Police Commissioner William Bratton joined family members of first responders at a luncheon to commemorate the extension of the Zadroga Act.  Read more »