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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 …

World Trade Center

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 …

Indie Gaming

Flowers left at the #SurvivorTree on the #911Memorial for the victims of the London terror attack. #PrayForLondon https://t.co/l0ytvTetCk

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 …

Art

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, …

History

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 …

New York City

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 …

Syria

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 …

Steel

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 …

Photography

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. https://t.co/IwKG9lXIgv

Tours

<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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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 …

New York City Marathon

Today in the @NYTimes Museum section: the #911Museum exhibition, Rendering the Unthinkable: Artists Respond to 9/11. #911Museum https://t.co/ce8DCW1fYD

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 …

The #911Museum will be closed today. Tickets for today will be honored through Fri. 3/17. Questions? Email: reservations@911memorial.org https://t.co/VOd2rEMbPg

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 …

CEOs

24 Years Later: Ceremony Commemorates 1993 WTC Bombing

The 24th anniversary of the first attack on the World Trade Center was commemorated with solemn ceremony on the 9/11 Memorial plaza yesterday. The …

World Trade Center

Collection

Inside the Collection is an online catalog with a searchable database of selected objects from the Museum’s permanent collection. The database is …

History

A #911Memorial visitor takes a moment to pay his respects in the snow fall. #NeverForget https://t.co/ayKy9fVQYd

Running to Remember: Rallying Around a Cause

The 5th annual 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk and Community Day will bring people together in a spirit of healing and resilience on Sunday, April 23. …

World Trade Center

Object: Ring, Recovered [C.2008.3.3]

<b>Description</b><br>Recovered gold wedding ring belonging to Robert Joseph Gschaar. The ring has engraved decorative detailing and a row of small diamonds. …

History

Amidst the falling rain, a single flower is placed on the South Pool of the #911Memorial in tribute to the Flight 93 victims. #NeverForget https://t.co/LPszN8WqX6