National September 11 Memorial & Museum

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The Atlantic National Correspondent Discusses ISIS at 9/11 Museum

The Atlantic national correspondent Graeme Wood and writer of the much debated article, “What ISIS Really Wants,” will discuss the strategy, …

Middle East

The Way of the Strangers: Encounters with the Islamic State

ISIS is bent on murder and mayhem. Its followers believe this is the path to a perfect world. The Atlantic national correspondent Graeme Wood …

One Artifact, Two Stories: Remembering the South Tower Observation Deck

The views from the Top of the World Observatories were unrivaled. On a clear day, visitors could see for miles and soak in 360-degree views of New …

Middle East

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Museum’s Oral History Collection Expands to Include Veterinarians’ Contributions to 9/11 Recovery Efforts

Canine recovery workers searched tirelessly in the aftermath of 9/11 to recover victims’ remains. Veterinarians, in turn, cared for the rescue dogs …

Working Dogs

Object: Motorcycle [C.2014.489.1]

<i>Dream Bike</i><p><b>Description</b><br>1979 Honda motorcycle restored and transformed into the "Dream Bike" in memory of firefighter Gerard Baptiste. The bike is …

National Guard

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

After an early morning rain last Wednesday, a 9/11 Memorial staff member took this photograph showing light from the Memorial pools reflecting …

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Public Programs

As part of our mission to explore the global impact of 9/11 and its continuing significance, the 9/11 Memorial Museum regularly hosts public programs …

Foreign Policy

VICE Founder Featured in New Museum Programming Season

VICE founder Suroosh Alvi is featured in the 9/11 Memorial Museum’s upcoming public programming season. On Feb. 7, Alvi will discuss reporting on the …

Local Professor Shares Experience at 9/11 Museum

Rutgers University professor Bruce Chadwick visited the 9/11 Memorial Museum recently and shared his experience with History News Network, calling …

PARIS (AP) — French officials have honored the 17 victims killed in attacks by Islamic extremists on satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo, a kosher market and police almost two years ago.<p>Interior Minister Bruno Le Roux and Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo laid wreaths and observed a minute of silence on …

France

Long-Sought Portraits Added to Memorial Exhibition

The 9/11 Memorial Museum had searched for years to locate photographs for all 2,983 victims that are honored in its memorial exhibition. Last Sept. …

Photography

Remembering Monica Rodriguez Smith and her Unborn Child

When Monica Rodriquez Smith woke to report to the World Trade Center, she was aglow with excitement and eagerly anticipating motherhood. She was …

Long Island

Five Faces, All Immigrants, Are Added to the 9/11 Memorial

Katherine Lotspeich was stopped cold by the front page of The New York Times last Sept. 11. She was about to leave her home in Washington, D.C., to teach a Sunday morning yoga class. But she couldn’t take her eyes off a photo depicting a portrait gallery of victims in the National September 11 …

Immigration

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