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Thanksgiving Message to the ‘Real Heroes’

Artwork done at Trinity Church after 9/11. Gift of Trinity Wall Street. Artwork done at Trinity Church after 9/11. Gift of Trinity Wall Street.

In late November 2001, in the spirit of Thanksgiving, a child created a heartfelt message at Trinity church several blocks from the WTC.  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 »

9/11 Memorial Museum A ‘Must-See’ NYC Attraction

American flags on the Memorial. (Photo by Jin Lee) American flags on the Memorial. (Photo by Jin Lee)

Recently several travel blogs and websites have named the 9/11 Memorial Museum as a top attraction.   Read more »

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

Tributes left at the South Pool of the 9/11 Memorial in the name of Michele Heidenberger, a flight attendant who was working aboard Flight 77 on Sept. 11, 2001. (Photo by Jin Lee) Tributes left at the South Pool of the 9/11 Memorial in the name of Michele Heidenberger, a flight attendant who was working aboard Flight 77 on Sept. 11, 2001. (Photo by Jin Lee)

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

Saturday Activity Stations Teach Children About 9/11

Children in the Education Center. (Photo: Amy Dreher) Children in the Education Center. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

The 9/11 Memorial Museum holds programs for children every Saturday to teach them about the events of 9/11, its aftermath and the history of the World Trade Center using interactive, hands-on activities.  Read more »

Messages of Remembrance at 9/11 Memorial Museum

Interactive beam signing in Foundation Hall (photo by Jin Lee) Interactive beam signing in Foundation Hall (photo by Jin Lee)

Guests of the 9/11 Memorial Museum leave messages of remembrance and hope as part of an interactive exhibit.  Read more »

9/11 Museum Tickets Available Now

The Museum pavilion as seen from the north pool on the Memorial plaza. (photo by Amy Dreher) The Museum pavilion as seen from the north pool on the Memorial plaza. (photo by Amy Dreher)

Tickets to the National September 11 Memorial Museum are available now.  Read more »

Artifacts Book has a ‘Power in Images and Stories’

The story of Mickey Kross's fire helmet is one of many told within the book. (Photo by Matt Flynn) The story of Mickey Kross's fire helmet is one of many told within the book. (Photo by Matt Flynn)

The book "The Stories They Tell" has received a positive review from the New York Times.  Read more »

A Veteran Volunteers at the Memorial to Continue Honoring Those Lost

Michael Trofinoff (right) with a member of the FDNY at the Tunnel to Towers 5K. (Photo courtesy Michael Trofinoff). Michael Trofinoff (right) with a member of the FDNY at the Tunnel to Towers 5K. (Photo courtesy Michael Trofinoff).

The 9/11 Memorial is a special place for Michael Trofinoff and he shows that with a strong commitment as a volunteer.  Read more »

California Students Pen Essays of Remembrance

Flags on the on 9/11 Memorial. (Photo by Joe Woolhead) Flags on the on 9/11 Memorial. (Photo by Joe Woolhead)

California students were asked recently to help commemorate 9/11 in essay form.  Read more »