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Reporting from the Front Line: Q&A with Columnist Yaroslav Trofimov

Yaroslav Trofimov. Yaroslav Trofimov.

Yaroslav Trofimov, a columnist and senior correspondent for The Wall Street Journal, will discuss the risks of gathering the news in one of the most unstable corners of the world during the public program Reporting from the Front Line.   Read more »

The Stories They Tell Live Talk to Feature Lady Liberty

Museum visitors study Lady Liberty in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Jenny Pachucki. Museum visitors study Lady Liberty in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Jenny Pachucki.

A senior education facilitator will present the story behind a popular artifact, Lady Liberty, as a part of the ongoing live talk series “The Stories They Tell.”  Read more »

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

New York Mets' pitchers Noah Syndergaard and Bobby Parnell tour the 9/11 Memorial Museum with 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels. Photo by Jin Lee. New York Mets' pitchers Noah Syndergaard and Bobby Parnell tour the 9/11 Memorial Museum with 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels. Photo by Jin Lee.

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

9/11 Response Artist Donates Photos, Artifacts to Museum

The Firefighters Angel poster on the Last Column artifact inside the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Jin Lee. The Firefighters Angel poster on the Last Column artifact inside the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Jin Lee.

One of the earliest 9/11 response artists has recently donated important examples of his original poster, banner and graphic creations to the 9/11 Memorial Museum.  Read more »

Commemorating the 14th Anniversary of 9/11

9/11 Memorial plaza. Photo by Jin Lee. 9/11 Memorial plaza. Photo by Jin Lee.

Join us in remembering September 11 by commemorating the anniversary in your own communities.  Read more »

Teaching Children About 9/11 Through Art Activities

Children doing an art project in the education center. (Photo by Jin Lee) Children doing an art project in the education center. (Photo by Jin Lee)

Understanding the events of 9/11 can be difficult to grasp for anyone, especially young children.  Read more »

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

Night at One World Trade Center. (Photo: Jin Lee) Night at One World Trade Center. (Photo: Jin Lee)

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

Museum Exhibitions Honored with Leadership in History Award

Historical exhibition in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. (Photo: Jin Lee) Historical exhibition in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. (Photo: Jin Lee)

The American Association for State and Local History announced it has selected the 9/11 Memorial Museum to receive its Leadership in History award.  Read more »

A Look at Artifact Conservation

Conservator installing new art in Tribute Art case. (Photo: Jin Lee) Conservator installing new art in Tribute Art case. (Photo: Jin Lee)

The conservation of artifacts is a primary focus for 9/11 Memorial Museum staff. Chief Curator Jan Ramirez describes the methods used as “preventative conservation” to WABC. A story this week took a look at a variety of objects, each with unique conservation challenges.  Read more »

Ticket Tells Story of Last Visitors to Original WTC Observatory

Evan Kuz at South Tower Observation Deck at 7:00 p.m. on September 10, 2001. Evan Kuz at South Tower Observation Deck at 7:00 p.m. on September 10, 2001.

One World Observatory has welcomed thousands of visitors since opening to the public last Friday, but many still remember visiting the original World Trade Center’s observation deck. One artifact in the 9/11 Memorial Museum’s collection tells the story of two people who were among the last visitors to see the view from the Top of the World.  Read more »