Every morning 9/11 Memorial staff honor the men, women and children whose names are inscribed on the panels by placing a single white rose on each person’s name on their birthday. Visitor Services Supervisor Sean Evans describes this tradition and the meaning behind it.
This documentary series explores the shared commitment to the mission behind the 9/11 Memorial & Museum. From showing how we create new traditions of tribute, to demonstrating our unique conservation techniques, the short films go beyond the surface to immerse viewers in untold stories of honor and remembrance. https://911memorial.io/2vP22I6
For those of us who call NYC our home, 9/11 and its aftermath left an indelible impact on our lives. Today we’ve grown stronger together with the city that we are proud to call our home. OUR CITY. OUR STORY. is a collection of stories of resilience and hope surrounding 9/11, as told today by New Yorkers. These stories are relevant to everyone – no matter where you are from or where you live.
The OUR CITY. OUR STORY. Podcast Series profiles engaging New York Personalities, from the everyday to the very well-known examining the place that 9/11 has taken in the greater context of their lives. Through these stories we see how New Yorkers, and the city itself, responded, coped and persevered.
The National September 11 Memorial is a tribute of remembrance and honor to the nearly 3,000 people killed in the terror attacks of September 11, 2001 at the World Trade Center site, near Shanksville, Pa., and at the Pentagon, as well as the six people killed in the World Trade Center bombing in February 1993.
The monumental artifacts of the 9/11 Memorial Museum provide a link to the events of 9/11, while presenting intimate stories of loss, compassion, reckoning, and recovery that are central to telling the story of the attacks and the aftermath.