The Survivor Tree at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Monika Graff.
This spring, Jin Lee, 9/11 Memorial Director of Photography, recorded the blooming of the Survivor Tree and produced a time-lapse video showing delicate white blossoms sprouting from the tree’s stark branches.Read more
Survivor Richard Eichen and the stranger who drove him home on September 11, 2001. Photo courtesy of Richard Eichen.
Before survivors Richard Eichen and Lucy Gonzales evacuated from the 90th floor of the North Tower he told her, "Lucy, we’re not leaving anybody behind. We got to get out of here, we’re starting to burn."Read more
The Survivor Tree on the 9/11 Memorial plaza. (Photo: Amy Dreher)
On Thursday, award-winning filmmaker Scott Elliott published a piece in The New York Times highlighting his new feature-length documentary, “The Trees,” which tells the story of the 400 white oak trees on the Memorial.Read more
Girls from Camp Simcha placed American flags on the 9/11 Memorial on Monday. (Photo: Courtesy of Camp Simcha)
Donning green shirts and pink hats, about 100 young girls battling cancer visited the 9/11 Memorial Museum on Monday afternoon for a special event allowing them to learn about and commemorate 9/11.Read more