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New Blog Series Explores Shared, Personal Experiences at Memorial

9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels (Amy Dreher photo) 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels (Amy Dreher photo)

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

Connect with the 9/11 Memorial

Connect with the 9/11 Memorial through several social media channels, including YouTube at www.YouTube.com/Sept11MM. Connect with the 9/11 Memorial through several social media channels, including YouTube at www.YouTube.com/Sept11MM.

YouTube, Facebook and Twitter offer online community official information on the 9/11 Memorial.  Read more »

The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial

 Staff photographer Amy Dreher snaps a lot of pictures at the World Trade Center site, documenting the construction progress of the 9/11 Memorial. Amy also trains her lens on the smaller pieces that may be overlooked with a project of this magnitude. Through “The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial,” readers of The MEMO blog can share some of the unique vantage points captured by Amy./em>A unique hard hat:  To all the construction workers dedicated to rebuilding the World Trade Center site, have a  Happy New Year!By 9/11 Memorial Staff  Read more »

The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial

Staff photographer Amy Dreher snaps a lot of pictures at the World Trade Center site, documenting the construction progress of the 9/11 Memorial. Amy also trains her lens on the smaller pieces that may be overlooked with a project of this magnitude. Through “The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial,” readers of The MEMO blog can share some of the unique vantage points captured by Amy.Light dusting:  Read more »

The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial

Staff photographer Amy Dreher snaps a lot of pictures at the World Trade Center site, documenting the construction progress of the 9/11 Memorial. Amy also trains her lens on the smaller pieces that may be overlooked with a project of this magnitude. Through “The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial,” readers of The MEMO blog can share some of the unique vantage points captured by Amy. Stony resolve: Rich Pues (L) and Anthony Rodriguez of Berardi Stone place cobblestones to create the plaza for the 9/11 Memorial. The plaza will feature more than 400 oak trees.  Read more »

Have you been to the 9/11 Memorial Preview Site?

The Alliance for the Arts, which advocates for New York City's cultural institutions, took notice of some newcomers that "attract big audiences." One of those cultural newcomers was the 9/11 Memorial Preview Site located at 20 Vesey St., a few yards from the World Trade Center site formerly known as ground zero.The AFTA Journal  Read more »