Emmy Award–winning documentary filmmaker and activist Deeyah Khan.
On Thursday, May 16, the 9/11 Memorial & Museum will host a public program featuring Emmy Award–winning documentary filmmaker and activist Deeyah Khan, who will discuss her filmmaking and her quest to understand what draws people to extremist ideologies.Read more
Panelists discuss critical role and history of the slurry wall. Photo by Jin S. Lee, 9/11 Memorial.
Last week the 9/11 Memorial Museum hosted a panel discussion about the Museum’s slurry wall, a retaining wall built in the late 1960s to hold back the waters of the Hudson River. The wall is a marvel of civil engineering that remains intact as part of the Museum’s Foundation Hall and has become a symbol of endurance and human resolve.Read more
Four different cards will be in circulation, featuring photos of rescue and recovery workers at Ground Zero taken by FEMA photographer Andrea Booher. The stories of the individuals featured on the cards illustrate the immense scale of the response, pulling in people from all over the country to aid in the rescue, recovery and relief efforts following the attacks.Read more
Former Boston Globe reporter Michael Zuckoff spoke to Amy Weinstein, the senior curator of oral history and vice president of collections at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by Monika Graff, 9/11 Memorial.
Last week, Mitchell Zuckoff participated in a public program at the 9/11 Memorial Museum to launch his new book “Fall and Rise: The Story of 9/11.”Read more
Pictured from left to right: Alice M. Greenwald, president and CEO of the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, joined by Michael Maturo, president and chief financial officer of RXR, and Mike Greenberg, host of ESPN’s “Get Up.” Photo by Jin S. Lee, 9/11 Memorial & Museum.
In addition to thousands of 5K participants, our sponsors and corporate teams once again helped to make the 9/11 Memorial & Museum 5K Run/Walk and Community Day possible.Read more
Digital photograph taken by Anthony Conti at Ground Zero depicting the remains of the 3 WTC building, Marriott Hotel. Collection 9/11 Memorial Museum, Gift of Anthony Conti
On the morning of September 11, 2001, Washington, D.C.–based lawyer Frank Razzano was in his room at the World Trade Center Marriott Hotel, situated between the Twin Towers. Razzano was awoken by the sound of Flight 11 striking the North Tower. Seeing fluttering papers, but not realizing the scale of the emergency, he decided to take a shower and continue getting ready for his busy day.Read more