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

Night work on the south pool. (Photo: Jin Lee) Night work on the south pool. (Photo: Jin Lee)

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

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

280 probationary FDNY firefighters on the 9/11 Memorial plaza. (Photo:Jin Lee) 280 probationary FDNY firefighters on the 9/11 Memorial plaza. (Photo:Jin Lee)

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Memorial Honors Slain NYPD Officer Brian Moore

NYPD officers place flowers on the names of those officers who died on 9/11. (Photo: Jin Lee) NYPD officers place flowers on the names of those officers who died on 9/11. (Photo: Jin Lee)

The 9/11 Memorial honored slain NYPD Officer Brian Moore in a ceremony held Tuesday afternoon on the Memorial plaza.  Read more »

Volunteer at the Memorial and Museum This Summer

A 9/11 Memorial Museum volunteer assists visitors on the plaza. (Photo: Amy Dreher) A 9/11 Memorial Museum volunteer assists visitors on the plaza. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

Students ages 16 and up can volunteer at the 9/11 Memorial Museum this summer as either a visitor services volunteer or a retail greeter.  Read more »

John Boehner, Ash Carter Pay Respects at Memorial, Museum

Defense Secretary Ash Carter places a wreath on the 9/11 Memorial. (Photo: Jin Lee) Defense Secretary Ash Carter places a wreath on the 9/11 Memorial. (Photo: Jin Lee)

U.S. government officials, House Speaker John Boehner and Defense Secretary Ash Carter, honored the victims of 9/11 last week at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum.  Read more »

Museum Exhibitions Honored by National Museum Association

The Timescape in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. (Photo: Jin Lee) The Timescape in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. (Photo: Jin Lee)

The American Alliance of Museums recognized the 9/11 Memorial Museum with its highest award for exhibition achievement and awarded the Museum with five MUSE Awards.  Read more »

New Video Highlights Survivor Tree Seedling Program

The Survivor Tree on the 9/11 Memorial plaza. (Photo: Jin Lee) The Survivor Tree on the 9/11 Memorial plaza. (Photo: Jin Lee)

For the last five years, filmmaker Scott Elliott has been creating an independent documentary titled “The Trees” about the 9/11 Memorial.  Read more »

Exploring the Memorial's Sustainable Design on Earth Day

(Photo: Courtesy of Port Authority of New York and New Jersey) (Photo: Courtesy of Port Authority of New York and New Jersey)

The 9/11 Memorial plaza is one of the most sustainable plazas ever constructed, designed to conserve energy, water and other resources.  Read more »

Fundraise for 5K Run/Walk for Chance to Win Prizes

9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk 2014 (Photo: Jin Lee) 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk 2014 (Photo: Jin Lee)

After registering for the annual 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk, participants can start fundraising for a chance to win prizes.  Read more »

Students Volunteer to Tag 9/11 Memorial Trees

Volunteer Isabella Arroyo tags a tree on the memorial plaza. (Photo: Ron Vega) Volunteer Isabella Arroyo tags a tree on the memorial plaza. (Photo: Ron Vega)

As part of National Volunteer Week, students from various high schools in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens volunteered to ID tag more than 150 trees on the 9/11 Memorial plaza last weekend.  Read more »