9/11 Memorial

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 »

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 »

Second Annual Tunnel to Towers Held at One WTC

A tower climb at One WTC will honor the veterans and first responders. Photo by Jin Lee. A tower climb at One WTC will honor the veterans and first responders. Photo by Jin Lee.

This Sunday, the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation will hold its second annual tower climb at One World Trade Center.  Read more »

Event to Remember, Celebrate Loved Ones Lost

Cover of "Passed and Present: Keeping Memories of Loved Ones Alive". Photo courtesy Allison Gilbert. Cover of "Passed and Present: Keeping Memories of Loved Ones Alive". Photo courtesy Allison Gilbert.

Event geared toward celebrating the life of loved ones lost held in New York City on May 15.  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 »