World Trade Center

Exhibit Examines Post-9/11 World Trade Center Ironworkers

A new exhibit at 4 World Trade Center contains photographs of ironworkers who helped rebuild the World Trade Center after 9/11. (Photos: Courtesy of Melissa Cacciola) A new exhibit at 4 World Trade Center contains photographs of ironworkers who helped rebuild the World Trade Center after 9/11. (Photos: Courtesy of Melissa Cacciola)

A new exhibit on the 67th floor of 4 World Trade Center explores the legacy of Mohawk Ironworkers who were involved in post-9/11 rescue efforts and the rebuilding of several World Trade Center buildings.  Read more »

World Trade Center to Take Big Steps in 2014

The 9/11 Memorial Museum at night. (Photo by Amy Dreher) The 9/11 Memorial Museum at night. (Photo by Amy Dreher)

The opening of the 9/11 Memorial Museum will be one of several major milestones for the restored World Trade Center in 2014.  Read more »

Our Beacon of Hope

9/11 Memorial Museum pavilion. (Amy Dreher photo) 9/11 Memorial Museum pavilion. (Amy Dreher photo)

In case you missed it. 9/11 Memorial Museum Director Alice M. Greenwald last month recounted the damage Sandy had caused in the museum, which is still under construction. In the weeks since the storm, recovery work has progressed significantly. This story originally published Nov. 20 in the Huffington Post.  Read more »

The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial

(Amy Dreher photo) (Amy Dreher photo)

The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial  Read more »

Pres. Obama on Viewing 9/11 Memorial: 'That's Beautiful'

(Staff photo) (Staff photo)

President Obama and the first lady view the 9/11 Memorial.  Read more »

Thanking the Men, Women Behind the WTC Recovery Effort

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

Today marks the 10-year anniversary of the formal end of recovery operations at the World Trade Center site.  Read more »

Silverstein Imparts Knowledge on WTC Rebuilding (Updated)

Developer Larry Silverstein at the center of a WTC design meeting. (File photo, Joe Woolhead) Developer Larry Silverstein at the center of a WTC design meeting. (File photo, Joe Woolhead)

Developer Larry Silverstein shares progress report and knowledge on World Trade Center reconstruction.  Read more »

Video: '110 Stories' App Revives Twin Towers

Smartphone app recreates New York City skyline with iconic twin towers.  Read more »

Post-9/11 Photographic Record 'Aftermath' is Revamped for 10th Anniversary (Update)

(Courtesy Joel Meyerowitz/Phaidon Press) (Courtesy Joel Meyerowitz/Phaidon Press)

To mark the 10th anniversary of 9/11, Phaidon Press is publishing a commemorative edition of the book “Aftermath: World Trade Center Archive.”  Read more »

The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial

9/11 Memorial Museum Director Alice Greenwald leads a tour of the museum, which opens in 2012. (Amy Dreher photo) 9/11 Memorial Museum Director Alice Greenwald leads a tour of the museum, which opens in 2012. (Amy Dreher photo)

Through "The Lens: Viewing the 9/11 Memorial," readers of The MEMO blog can share some of the unique vantage points at the World Trade Center site.  Read more »