National September 11 Memorial & Museum

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Visited @Sept11Memorial today. I feel like everyone should take time to visit this place. So many stories. What a place. #NeverForget

“Look beyond the darkness towards the light of hope.” – Lee Hiller London #WednesdayWisdom #TributeInLight

9/11 Museum to Host Special Tribeca Film Festival Screening & Civil War Program

Registration is now open for two new public programs at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. On April 25, in partnership with Tribeca Film Festival, the 9/11 …

Tribeca Film Festival

"We're housed w/in an artifact &you never lose sense of the power of place.It intensifies the emotion of the @Sept11Memorial" #PowerOfMemory

Never Forget: The Power Behind Institutions of Memory

The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and the National September 11 Memorial & Museum commemorate vastly different events, but both place …


Behind The Lens: Rain on the Parapets

<i>Behind The Lens: In this series, 9/11 Memorial & Museum staff photographer Jin Lee shares his view of select photographs taken on the site.</i><p>I took …


Never Forget: The Power Behind Institutions of Memory Co-Presented by United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and 9/11 Museum

The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and the 9/11 Memorial & Museum commemorate vastly different events, but both place memory at the center …


United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Join us as Museum directors from the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and the National September 11 Memorial & Museum discuss the creation, …

Object: Steel Fragment, Recovered [C.2011.179.3]

<i>Signing Steel</i><p><b>Description</b><br>Recovered steel box column fragment with the welding split in three areas, causing the steel to fold over onto</b> …


Today we honor Takashi Kinoshita’s 62nd birthday by placing a white rose at his name on the #911Memorial.

Learn How the Names are Arranged

The nearly 3,000 names of the men, women, and children killed in the attacks of September 11, 2001 and February 26, 1993 are inscribed in bronze on …

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Volunteer Opportunities at the 9/11 Museum

The 9/11 Memorial & Museum is currently seeking outgoing people with a desire to help and excellent communication skills to become volunteers at the …

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Flowers left at the #SurvivorTree on the #911Memorial for the victims of the London terror attack. #PrayForLondon

Sculptor Who Lost His Brother Uses Art to Grapple with How 9/11 Changed the World

On Sept. 13, 2001, artist and sculptor Christopher Saucedo gathered his sculpting tools and drove from New Orleans to New York City to join his two …


National September 11 Memorial & Museum | Ticket Selection

Visiting with children ages 7-14? Join an Education staff member for a 60-minute age-appropriate program that explores the design of the Memorial, …


3rd Annual New York City Firefighter Stair Climb Honors Fallen First Responders

More than 400 police officers and firefighters, some wearing full gear, climbed the 4 World Trade Center stairs on Sunday to memorialize fallen first …

Reading List: Making Sense of Syria

Now stretching into its seventh bloody year, the civil war in Syria – pitting regional and international powers against jihadist groups, and at …


Professional Development Opportunities for Teachers at the 9/11 Memorial Museum

Teaching students about 9/11 presents a variety of challenges for educators. Common questions from teachers include: “How do I deal with this …

Professional Development

Canadian Townspeople Celebrated in New Broadway Musical Visit 9/11 Museum

When U.S. airspace was closed following the 9/11 attacks, flights carrying more than 6,500 international travelers were diverted to the small town of …

Broadway Musical

The Last Column: A Symbol of Resilience

The Last Column was the final steel beam ceremonially removed from Ground Zero, marking the formal end of a nine-month recovery effort. Watch how …


The Lens: Capturing Life and Events at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum

<i>The Lens: Capturing Life and Events at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum</i> is a photography series devoted to documenting moments big and small that unfold …


A New Musical | Official Site

COME FROM AWAY is the breathtaking new musical that played record-breaking engagements in La Jolla, Seattle, Washington D.C., and Toronto. Written by …


#911Museum visitors stand in front of the 19.8-foot fragment of the original 360-foot-tall antenna that sat on top the North Tower.


<b>"Understanding 9/11" Museum Tour</b> <br>Tour the 9/11 Memorial Museum to examine authentic artifacts that explain the global impact and continuing …

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Memorial Guide | National September 11th Memorial & Museum

St. Patrick&#039;s Day Honored Through 9/11 Museum Collection

Each year on March 17, the Irish and “Irish-at-heart” celebrate St. Patrick’s Day all over the world. Beginning first as a religious feast day for …


Today in the @NYTimes Museum section: the #911Museum exhibition, Rendering the Unthinkable: Artists Respond to 9/11. #911Museum

Remembering Fritz Koenig, the Sculptor Who Created the World Trade Center&#039;s Iconic Sphere

The recent death of artist Fritz Koenig (1924-2017) has generated many posthumous tributes. Mine flows from a memorable visit with the artist at his …