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Museum Honors National Volunteer Week

(Photo: Amy Dreher) (Photo: Amy Dreher)

The 9/11 Memorial will honor National Volunteer Week with an information table on the Memorial plaza, live talks given by Museum docents and special activities for our volunteers.  Read more »

New Guided Tour Offered at Memorial

(Photo: Amy Dreher) (Photo: Amy Dreher)

Beginning April 21, 2015, a new 45-minute guided tour will be offered at the 9/11 Memorial.  Read more »

Publications List Memorial as ‘Must-See’ Destination

(Photo: Amy Dreher) (Photo: Amy Dreher)

News and travel outlets recently named the 9/11 Memorial and Museum as a “must-see” U.S. destination.  Read more »

Documentary Tells Story of Survivor Tree, Memorial Grove

The Survivor Tree on the 9/11 Memorial plaza. (Photo: Amy Dreher) The Survivor Tree on the 9/11 Memorial plaza. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

On Thursday, award-winning filmmaker Scott Elliott published a piece in The New York Times highlighting his new feature-length documentary, “The Trees,” which tells the story of the 400 white oak trees on the Memorial.  Read more »

One WTC Stair Climb to Raise Money for Wounded Veterans

A stair climb at One WTC will honor the first responder victims of the 9/11 attacks. (Photo: Amy Dreher) A stair climb at One WTC will honor the first responder victims of the 9/11 attacks. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

The first-ever stair-climb race at One World Trade Center will honor the memory of first responders on May, 17, 2015.  Read more »

Jon Stewart to Serve as 5K Honorary Chairman

Jon Stewart, host of "The Daily Show," will serve as honorary chairman of the 2015 5K Run/Walk. (Photo: Amy Dreher) Jon Stewart, host of "The Daily Show," will serve as honorary chairman of the 2015 5K Run/Walk. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

“The Daily Show” host Jon Stewart will serve as honorary chairman of the third annual 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk and Family Day on Sunday, April 26, 2015.  Read more »

9/11 WTC Victim Identified 13 Years After Attacks

Matthew Yarnell, who was 26 years old on 9/11, is the 1,641st victim to be identified. (Photo: Staff) Matthew Yarnell, who was 26 years old on 9/11, is the 1,641st victim to be identified. (Photo: Staff)

A victim of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center was identified Thursday, multiple media outlets reported.  Read more »

NY Times, Chicago Tribune Explore Ambassador Program

Student ambassador Annalee Tai leads a tour through the 9/11 Memorial Museum's program. (Photo: Amy Dreher) Student ambassador Annalee Tai leads a tour through the 9/11 Memorial Museum's program. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

The Times, along with the Chicago Tribune recently featured the ambassador program, a semester-long after-school program offered to students in grades 10 through 12.  Read more »

Firefighters Host NYC Firefighter Stair Climb

Chris Barber (left) and John Mills, firefighters on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, hosted the first-ever WTC stair climb. (Photo: Courtesy of NYC Firefighters Stair Climb) Chris Barber (left) and John Mills, firefighters on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, hosted the first-ever WTC stair climb. (Photo: Courtesy of NYC Firefighters Stair Climb)

Two FDNY firefighters launched the first annual New York City Firefighter Stair Climb at 4 World Trade Center earlier this week to raise money for Friends of Firefighters and Hope for the Warriors.  Read more »

Museum Receives Another AIA Architecture Award

The Honor Award for Architecture honors design excellence in completed buildings. (Photo: Amy Dreher) The Honor Award for Architecture honors design excellence in completed buildings. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

The 9/11 Memorial Museum has received another award from the American Institute of Architects, or AIA, for excellence in architecture.  Read more »