National September 11 Memorial & Museum

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The sound of the cascading waterfalls on the #911Memorial drowns out the noise of the city, creating an ideal space for reflection. https://t.co/e6fXecI2g7

Educators Tackle the Challenges of Teaching 9/11 to a New Generation

During this year’s New York City Department of Education Chancellor’s Day, the 9/11 Memorial Museum offered educators a full-day professional …

Teaching

Karen and I recently visited @Sept11Memorial in NYC. We thanked staff for sending their support and a Survivor Tree seedling to Orlando. https://t.co/xlNpWwUbq0

Interpreting the Last Column: The Cigar Guys Stickers

<b>Interpreting the Last Column:</b> <i>In this series, 9/11 Memorial & Museum exhibitions staff share the stories behind the markings and tributes placed on</i> …

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Memorial Hall

Between the footprints of the original North and South towers of the World Trade Center, this hall showcases a quote from Virgil's Aeneid and framed …

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Lavender sprigs were left on the #911Memorial by visitor as tribute. https://t.co/UkTA7N3PqD

New Artifacts on Display Highlight Victims’ Professional Accomplishments and Tributes in Their Memory

The artifacts shared with visitors in the Museum’s In Memoriam gallery help tell the stories of the lives of 2,983 people killed in the attacks on …

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As part of @makemusicny, the #911Memorial hosted special performances of Johann Sebastian Bach’s “Well-Tempered Clavier.” #MMNY17 https://t.co/AWy34JRQH6

Hear Bach&#039;s "Well-Tempered Clavier" at the 9/11 Memorial

The 9/11 Memorial hosted a special music program on Wednesday featuring staggered performances of Johann Sebastian Bach’s “Well-Tempered Clavier,” …

Landscape Photography

A white rose was placed on the #911Memorial in honor of James Cartier’s 42nd birthday today. https://t.co/se2kKPvs36

9/11 Memorial Designer Chosen to Design AME Emanuel Church Memorial in Charleston

Michael Arad, the designer of the 9/11 Memorial, will oversee the creation of a memorial in remembrance of the nine victims of the June 2015 shooting …

Racism

Make Music New York

Wednesday, June 21, 2017<p>WTC @ WTC<p><b>WTC @ WTC</b> <b><br>The Well-Tempered Clavier</b> at the <b>9/11 Memorial plaza</b> from <b>5-8pm</b><p>In 1742, composer J.S. Bach completed the …

Royal Family

Collection: NYC "Then & Now"

article<p>New York City Photography by Dez Santana<p>http://www.dezsantana.com/then_now<p>Looking back through a portal in time, vintage and present-day New …

New York City

World Trade Center Farmers Market Returns after 15 Years

Returning to the World Trade Center site after more than 15 years, GrowNYC’s Greenmarket opened today at the Oculus Plaza at Fulton and Church …

World Trade Center

Make Music New York on the 9/11 Memorial Plaza

As part of the global Make Music Day event, the 9/11 Memorial will host a special music program on Wednesday, June 21, from 5 to 8 p.m.<p>The outdoor …

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Join us tonight from 4pm-8pm for #NightAtTheMuseums. Tickets are first-come, first-served at the #911Museum ticket windows. #R2R17 https://t.co/R794yhfZng

Exploring Kid-Friendly Activities at the 9/11 Memorial & Museum

Visitors bringing children along to the 9/11 Memorial & Museum can explore two ways to keep young historians occupied and engaged this summer.<p>Youth …

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An American flag was left on the #911Memorial in tribute to Kenneth John Phelan, Sr., who was a member of @FDNY Engine 217. #NeverForget https://t.co/kXGpSSjPVu

A visitor stands before the FDNY Ladder Company 3 fire truck at the #911Museum. https://t.co/WlEH3eraee

Program Flies US Flags from Across the Country Over Memorial Plaza

Today marks the 240th anniversary of the official adoption of the Stars and Stripes as the flag of the United States of America.<p>Flag Day, made an …

Woodrow Wilson

Joined @Sept11Memorial staff at Leu Gardens to see the 9/11 Survivor Tree seedling, which has grown into a symbol of Orlando's strength. https://t.co/IXaQ7EhXqc

Today we honor flight attendant Sandy Waugh Bradshaw’s 54th birthday by placing a white rose at her name on the #911Memorial. https://t.co/DG2V1oV6Js

Behind The Lens: In Tribute to Orlando

<i>In this series, 9/11 Memorial & Museum staff photographer Jin Lee shares his view of select photographs taken on the site.</i> <b></b><p>A tribute for the victims …

Orlando

Flowers were left on the #911Memorial in tribute to the 125 victims who were killed at the Pentagon on September 11. #NeverForget https://t.co/2NvCty5hv7

“The Tridents” are illuminated at night in the #911Museum as reminders of the strength and resilience that shined through the darkest hours. https://t.co/HA6lJE3wLH

British Army Rugby Union Presented with Stars of Hope

Members of the British Army Rugby Union visited the 9/11 Memorial & Museum on Wednesday and were presented with Stars of Hope that were painted by …

Rugby Union

A Single White Meaningful Rose In New York City

Times Square, Central Park, Broadway, Statue of Liberty, bagels, and The City That Never Sleeps. These are some of what iconic New York City has …

World Trade Center

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

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

Photography

Anniversary in the Schools

This lesson covers basic content related to 9/11 and assesses students’ prior knowledge about the attacks.

Education