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9/11 Memorial Reflects on 2016 in Year in Review

As 2017 begins, the 9/11 Memorial is proud to share the 2016 Year in Review, a look back at 12 months of innovative programming and commemoration …

Webinars

Today we honor @FDNY Jeffery Giordano’s 61st birthday by placing a rose at his name on the #911Memorial. https://t.co/jmBjcU3Dk5

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

Finding Beauty in the Clouds

Artist Donna Levinstone has always been drawn to clouds, for her they symbolize hope and have been a big part of her work. On Sept. 11, Levinstone …

New York City

The Atlantic National Correspondent Discusses &#039;What ISIS Really Wants&#039; at 9/11 Museum

National correspondent Graeme Wood of The Atlantic, who reported and wrote the much debated article, “What ISIS Really Wants,” will discuss the …

Middle East

Looking Back: Constructing the 9/11 Memorial Pools

As winter settles in New York City, we look back seven years ago to January of 2010 when the World Trade Center site and the 9/11 Memorial were being …

World Trade Center

Rain clouds reflect the light from the #911Memorial pools. #TBT https://t.co/iD3mA9CQRW

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, …

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

“Only in darkness can you see the stars.” - #MartinLutherKing #MLK #WordsofWisdom https://t.co/d4HZfNmiV4

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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 …