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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 »

9/11 Museum Educators Travel to NY Schools on 9/11

9/11 Museum educator Jennifer Lagasse reads "The Man in the Red Bandanna" to students at PS 199. 9/11 Museum educator Jennifer Lagasse reads "The Man in the Red Bandanna" to students at PS 199.

“It’s especially important on the anniversary day to spread the Museum’s presence as widely as we can, and to bring the story of 9/11 to schools across the city,” said Clifford Chanin, 9/11 Memorial vice president of education and programs. “Nothing can replace a live interaction with an educator in a classroom, and we were very pleased to share our lessons with 1,400 students on September 11.”  Read more »

A Look at Tribute in Light

View of the Tribute in Light from the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo: Jin Lee View of the Tribute in Light from the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo: Jin Lee

Six months after the Twin Towers fell, they returned in the form of two blue beams of light illuminating the Manhattan skyline. Since then, they have lit the sky annually as a Sept. 11 commemoration known as Tribute in Light.  Read more »

Remembering Pearl Harbor

Survivor Tree on the 71st Anniversary of Pearl Harbor (Amy Dreher photo) Survivor Tree on the 71st Anniversary of Pearl Harbor (Amy Dreher photo)

Today, as we mark the 71st anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, we honor the memory of the more than 2,400 men and women who perished during the bombing of the Hawaiian naval base.  Read more »

Remembering 9/11 (Updated)

On this ninth anniversary of the September 11 attacks, we join together in solemn remembrance. Our hearts go out to the families and friends who should never have had to bear such tragic losses.  Read more »