We offer a variety of activities to help children make connections to the stories and symbolism behind the 9/11 Memorial & Museum. These paper flowers were made by our young visitors and placed around the pools as part of the 9/11 Memorial Art Cart program that takes place Monday through Friday. [ 911memorial.io Link ]
We offer a variety of activities to help children make connections to
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From model rockets to teddy bears, the new artifacts on view in the Memorial Exhibition give visitors a glimpse into the lives of the victims of the attacks on September 11, 2001, and February 26, 1993. [ 911memorial.io Link ]
From model rockets to teddy bears the new artifacts on view in

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

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On Wednesday, as part of Make Music New York, the 9/11 Memorial & Museum hosted special performances of Johann Sebastian Bach’s “Well-Tempered Clavier,” also known as “WTC.” Four pianos were placed at the corners of the Memorial Plaza as pianists played the piece into the evening.
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James Cartier, a lifelong resident of Queens, lived with his brother in Astoria. He belonged to the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 3 and became an active member of its motorcycle club. On September 11, James was working on a project at Aon Corporation on the South Tower’s 92nd floor. Today a white rose was placed at his name on the 9/11 Memorial in honor of his 42nd...
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James Cartier a lifelong resident of Queens lived with his brother in
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“Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness.” -Desmond Tutu
Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all
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More than 15 years ago, the farmers market at the World Trade Center was forced to close after 9/11. Today, GrowNYC's Greenmarket has returned to the site, reopening as a part of the revitalization of lower Manhattan. The farmers market, located on the Oculus plaza, will be open every Tuesday until Nov. 28. Learn more: [ 911memorial.io Link ]

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More than 15 years ago the farmers market at the World Trade
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Youth and Family tours are now available at the 9/11 Memorial & Museum. This age-appropriate program explores the design of the Memorial, the events of 9/11 and how we commemorate the attacks. Learn more and reserve tickets here:
Youth and Family tours are now available at the 911 Memorial Museum
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An American flag was left on the 9/11 Memorial in tribute to Kenneth John Phelan, Sr., who was a member of New York City Fire Department (FDNY) Engine 217.
An American flag was left on the 911 Memorial in tribute to
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On September 11, the firefighters of Ladder Company 3 were deployed to the World Trade Center. Eleven members entered the North Tower and reached the 35th floor by 9:21 a.m. In their last recorded transmission before the tower collapsed, Captain Patrick Brown said, “Three Truck, and we are still heading up.” The FDNY Ladder Company 3 fire truck is now on display at the 9/11 Memorial Museum.
On September 11 the firefighters of Ladder Company 3 were deployed to
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A behind-the-scenes look at the installation of our new exhibition, “Cover Stories: Remembering the Twin Towers on The New Yorker.”

“Cover Stories” is now on view in the 9/11 Memorial Museum and features 33 covers from the weekly news and culture magazine. Learn more:
A behindthescenes look at the installation of our new exhibition Cover Stories
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“I feel very much at home and a part of the city and the city has become very much a part of me.” -Julie

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On Flag Day, we commemorate the day the American flag was adopted. More than 150 American flags from across the country are flown at the 9/11 Memorial each year as part of a special program. Learn more about this program: [ 911memorial.io Link ]
On Flag Day we commemorate the day the American flag was adopted
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Born in Greensboro, North Carolina, Sandy Bradshaw lived there with her husband Philip and their kids. Sandy was a flight attendant and Philip was a pilot. Together, they had visited Australia, Hawaii, and the Caribbean. On September 11, she was working aboard Flight 93. Today a white rose was placed at her name on the 9/11 Memorial in honor of her 54th birthday.
Born in Greensboro North Carolina Sandy Bradshaw lived there with her husband
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Today we remember the terror attack that took place at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, FL. In the wake of the attack, the 9/11 Memorial & Museum held a special tribute to honor the victims and invited the public to tie colorful ribbons around the Survivor Tree as a gesture of solidarity and remembrance. [ 911memorial.io Link ]
Today we remember the terror attack that took place at the Pulse
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When visitors enter the 9/11 Memorial Museum, they are met with “The Tridents.” The 80-foot tall steel beams were lowered and secured below the Memorial plaza before the Museum was constructed. At night, they are illuminated as reminders of the strength and resilience that shined through the darkest hours.
When visitors enter the 911 Memorial Museum they are met with The
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Flowers were left on the 9/11 Memorial by visitors in tribute to the 125 victims who were killed at the Pentagon on September 11.
Flowers were left on the 911 Memorial by visitors in tribute to
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During a special visit to the 9/11 Memorial & Museum the British Army Rugby Team was presented with Stars of Hope in the wake of the recent terror attacks in England. [ 911memorial.io Link ]
During a special visit to the 911 Memorial Museum the British Army
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Teachers are welcome to sign up for the 2017 Anniversary in the Schools webinar happening throughout the day September 11, 2017. The webinar, filmed inside the 9/11 Memorial Museum, connects students and teachers from around the world with Museum staff and guest speakers to learn about the attacks and the importance of commemoration.
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Teachers are welcome to sign up for the 2017 Anniversary in the
Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust chronicled the impact of mass death on American society in her national bestselling book "This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War." During tonight's Museum Talk, we reflect on how this history shaped the American response to 9/11.
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