Joe Daniels

15 Years Later: 9/11 Memorial Honors Victims in Solemn Tribute

Tributes left on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee. Tributes left on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee.

Hundreds of family members of 9/11 victims and influential political and military figures gathered on the 9/11 Memorial for the 15th anniversary commemoration ceremony.  Read more »

No Day Shall Erase You: New 9/11 Museum Book Published

Image of "No Day Shall Erase You." Photo by staff. Image of "No Day Shall Erase You." Photo by staff.

The definitive, official companion book for the 9/11 Memorial Museum, “No Day Shall Erase You,” is now available for purchase.  Read more »

Henry Kissinger Discusses Conflicts in the Middle East

Former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger discusses conflicts in the Middle East with Cliff Chanin, the 9/11 Memorial Senior Vice President of Education and Public Programs, Museum Exhibitions, Collections. Former U.S. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger discusses conflicts in the Middle East with Cliff Chanin, the 9/11 Memorial Senior Vice President of Education and Public Programs, Museum Exhibitions, Collections.

Last night, the 9/11 Memorial Museum welcomed Henry Kissinger during a discussion about ongoing conflicts in the Middle East.  Read more »

Auction of 9/11 Steel Halted in Virginia

Beams from the North Tower of the World Trade Center. Copyright, The Roanoke Times, reprinted by permission. Beams from the North Tower of the World Trade Center. Copyright, The Roanoke Times, reprinted by permission.

The auction of a 9/11 memorial in Salem, Va. was halted after 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels urged to protect it.  Read more »

9/11 Memorial Welcomes One World Observatory

View of One World Trade Center from 9/11 Memorial Plaza (Photo: Jin Lee) View of One World Trade Center from 9/11 Memorial Plaza (Photo: Jin Lee)

Today, One World Observatory opens its doors to the world. The beautiful One World Trade Center has helped reclaim the skyline of New York City and now, for years to come, millions of visitors will be a part of seeing the unmatched vistas that it offers.  Read more »

'Innocent People Mercilessly Attacked' in Boston

Official statement of 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels on bombing attack in Boston.  Read more »

Running, Walking in Honor of 9/11

A map of the 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk route in lower Manhattan. A map of the 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk route in lower Manhattan.

In the latest installment of the Thank You For Visiting series, 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels prepares to welcome more than 2,000 participants for the 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk.  Read more »

Walk. Run. Serve. 9/11 Memorial 5K

9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels on the memorial plaza talking about the upcoming 5K Run/Walk. (Photo by Abigail Mullins) 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels on the memorial plaza talking about the upcoming 5K Run/Walk. (Photo by Abigail Mullins)

9/11 Memorial President and CEO Joe Daniels directs planning, construction, development and operations for the 9/11 Memorial. Through his work, he is honored to meet many of the families, colleagues and friends, of the nearly 3,000 9/11 victims. Daniels will share his personal experiences at the memorial, and much more, in the "Thank You for Visiting" series on the MEMO blog.  Read more »

Year in Review: Reflecting on 2012

(Archive photo by Joe Woolhead) (Archive photo by Joe Woolhead)

The end of the year is a time to reflect, and I hope you will take a moment to read our year end update to see how far we've come in 2012 thanks to your continued support.  Read more »

WTC-Inspired Chopper Returns to the Visitor Center

Governor Andrew Cuomo, 9/11 Memorial CEO Joe Daniels, 9/11 Board Member Daniel Tishman, and Paul Jr. of Paul Jr. Designs examine the 9/11 Memorial motorcycle. Governor Andrew Cuomo, 9/11 Memorial CEO Joe Daniels, 9/11 Board Member Daniel Tishman, and Paul Jr. of Paul Jr. Designs examine the 9/11 Memorial motorcycle.

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