Joe Daniels

Tribute in the Making for First Responders, Recovery Workers

First responders and recovery workers are surrounded by debris at the World Trade Center site following the attacks. (Archive photo/Kevin Mount) First responders and recovery workers are surrounded by debris at the World Trade Center site following the attacks. (Archive photo/Kevin Mount)

Mayor Michael Bloomberg and 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels announce a tribute to first responders and recovery workers in recognition of their efforts and the 10-year anniversary of the end of recovery operations at the World Trade Center site.   Read more »

Daniels: 9/11 'Continues to Shape the World in Which we Live'

A visitor stands at one of the 9/11 Memorial's reflecting pools with the museum pavilion in the background. A visitor stands at one of the 9/11 Memorial's reflecting pools with the museum pavilion in the background.

9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels reflects on when he heard news that Osama bin Laden had been killed in a U.S. Navy SEALs operation.  Read more »

Daniels: Using Social Media, Visitors Share Memorial with World

(9/11 Memorial YouTube Channel) (9/11 Memorial YouTube Channel)

More than two millions visitors have come to the 9/11 Memorial since it opened in September. Many of them have shared their experiences online, discussing the site’s renewal and honoring those who were lost through social media channels like Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Flickr.  Read more »

British PM Cameron Tours 9/11 Memorial

(Amy Dreher photo) (Amy Dreher photo)

Prime Minister David Cameron of Britain visits 9/11 Memorial to pay his respects.  Read more »

The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, left, tours the 9/11 Memorial. (Photo by Ed Reed/Mayor's office) House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, left, tours the 9/11 Memorial. (Photo by Ed Reed/Mayor's office)

Photographer Ed Reed sits in for Amy Dreher this week to snap pictures of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's recent visit to the 9/11 Memorial.  Read more »

9/11 Memorial Pres is Among 2012 Henry Crown Fellows

9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels, left, speaks with firefighters on the 10-year anniversary of Sept. 11. (Photo by Joe Woolhead) 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels, left, speaks with firefighters on the 10-year anniversary of Sept. 11. (Photo by Joe Woolhead)

9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels is named among the emerging leaders of a fellowship program designed to "engage the next generation of leaders."  Read more »

Remembering the Six Victims of the WTC 1993 Bombing

The names of the six victims of the Feb. 26, 1993 bombing are forever inscribed in bronze on the 9/11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site. (Amy Dreher photo) The names of the six victims of the Feb. 26, 1993 bombing are forever inscribed in bronze on the 9/11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site. (Amy Dreher photo)

The National September 11 Memorial & Museum is commemorating the 19th anniversary of the Feb. 26, 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center by sharing stories and artifacts connected to that tragic day.  Read more »

The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial

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Lower Manhattan Tourism has Record-Breaking Year in 2011 with 9.8 Million Visitors (Updated)

Federal Hall on Wall Street (Courtesy photo) Federal Hall on Wall Street (Courtesy photo)

The 9/11 Memorial played role in record-breaking year for tourism in lower Manhattan, Alliance for Downtown New York report shows.  Read more »

Performing Center for the Arts Moves Forward at WTC

An overlook view of the 9/11 Memorial and the World Trade Center site. (Joe Woolhead photo) An overlook view of the 9/11 Memorial and the World Trade Center site. (Joe Woolhead photo)

Founding board named for the long-planned Performing Arts Center at the World Trade Center site.  Read more »