"Comeback Season: Sports After 9/11" is on view to the public until summer 2019. Photo by Jin Lee, 9/11 Memorial.
Last week, the 9/11 Memorial Museum opened its new special exhibition “Comeback Season: Sports After 9/11” to the public. We’d like to thank our sponsors in part for making this exhibition possible, including Anheuser-Busch Foundation, Major League Baseball and the New York Mets/Jeff Wilpon.Read more
Lindsay Stapleton Morehouse's tennis racket, now on view in the In Memoriam gallery. Photo by Jin Lee, 9/11 Memorial.
A tennis racket used by Lindsay Stapleton Morehouse is currently on view in the 9/11 Memorial Museum’s In Memoriam gallery. The artifacts on display in the gallery were chosen to coincide with the opening of “Comeback Season: Sports After 9/11,” a special exhibition that explores the role sports played in aftermath of the 2001 attacks.Read more
A new rotation of artifacts in the "In Memoriam" gallery. Photo by Jin Lee, 9/11 Memorial.
A new installation went on view in the 9/11 Memorial Museum’s In Memoriam gallery featuring artifacts related to 15 victims, which help convey the story of each person’s relationship to sports, whether as athlete, devoted fan or ardent hobbyist.Read more
Aerial view of the 9/11 Memorial & Museum and World Trade Center site. Photo by Jin S. Lee, 9/11 Memorial.
World-renowned architect and World Trade Center master planner Daniel Libeskind and 9/11 Memorial architect Michael Arad will discuss the evolution and revitalization of the World Trade Center site at the 9/11 Memorial Museum Thursday night in a special program.Read more
A butterfly lands on the shoulder of a probationary EMT as he reflects at his stepfather’s name on the 9/11 Memorial plaza. Photo courtesy of FDNY.
Paying tribute to first responders who made the ultimate sacrifice is why the New York City Police Department and New York Fire Department have made a visit to the 9/11 Memorial part of their recruits’ official training. Since many of those who join the NYPD or FDNY follow their father or a loved one into the service, many times one of those recruits is honoring their own father who was killed as a result of the 9/11 attacks.Read more
A performance on the 9/11 Memorial plaza, from 2017's Make Music New York event. Photo by Jin Lee, 9/11 Memorial
Since 2014, the 9/11 Memorial & Museum has participated in Make Music New York, an annual musical celebration that fills New York City with music each year on June 21, the longest day of the year.Read more