9/11 Museum Dedication

A steel beam from the World Trade Center stands at the center of Foundation Hall where the dedication ceremony took place at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (John Munson/The Star-Ledger/Pool)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony A steel beam from the World Trade Center stands at the center of Foundation Hall where the dedication ceremony took place at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (John Munson/The Star-Ledger/Pool)
The honor guard comprised of members of the FDNY, NYPD, and PAPD prepare prior to the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (John Munson/The Star-Ledger/Pool)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony The honor guard comprised of members of the FDNY, NYPD, and PAPD prepare prior to the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (John Munson/The Star-Ledger/Pool)
Actor Robert De Niro at the dedication of the national September 11th Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014.  (credit: AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY / POOL)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Actor Robert De Niro at the dedication of the national September 11th Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (credit: AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY / POOL)
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo at the dedication of the national September 11th Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (credit: AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY / POOL)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo at the dedication of the national September 11th Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (credit: AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY / POOL)
President Barack Obama, dignitaries, Sept. 11 survivors, rescuers and victims’ relatives mark the opening of the 9/11 museum on May 15, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony President Barack Obama, dignitaries, Sept. 11 survivors, rescuers and victims’ relatives mark the opening of the 9/11 museum on May 15, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)
Architect Daniel Libeskind attends the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Architect Daniel Libeskind attends the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
Developer Larry Silverstein attends the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Developer Larry Silverstein attends the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie greets Port Authority Police Officer David Lim before the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (John Munson/The Star-Ledger/Pool)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony New Jersey Governor Chris Christie greets Port Authority Police Officer David Lim before the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (John Munson/The Star-Ledger/Pool)
Actor Robert De Niro speaks with Christine A. Ferer, a member of the museum's board of directors, before the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014.  (John Munson/The Star-Ledger/Pool)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Actor Robert De Niro speaks with Christine A. Ferer, a member of the museum's board of directors, before the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (John Munson/The Star-Ledger/Pool)
President Barack Obama speaks during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony President Barack Obama speaks during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
President Barack Obama at the dedication of the national September 11th Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014.  (credit: AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY / POOL)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony President Barack Obama at the dedication of the national September 11th Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (credit: AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY / POOL)
President Barak Obama is greeted by Alson Crowther and Ling Young (L) during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Chang W. Lee-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony President Barak Obama is greeted by Alson Crowther and Ling Young (L) during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Chang W. Lee-Pool/Getty Images)
Family and friends of 9/11 victims cry while US President Barak Obama talked about  Wells Crowther who scarified himself to save others during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Chang W. Lee-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Family and friends of 9/11 victims cry while US President Barak Obama talked about Wells Crowther who scarified himself to save others during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Chang W. Lee-Pool/Getty Images)
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani , Former New York Governor George Pataki , Hillary and Bill Clinton at the dedication of the national September 11th Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014.  (credit: AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY / POOL)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani , Former New York Governor George Pataki , Hillary and Bill Clinton at the dedication of the national September 11th Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (credit: AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY / POOL)
Family and friends of 9/11 victims cry while U.S. President Barak Obama talks about Welles Crowther who scarified himself to save others during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Chang W. Lee-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Family and friends of 9/11 victims cry while U.S. President Barak Obama talks about Welles Crowther who scarified himself to save others during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Chang W. Lee-Pool/Getty Images)
Honor Guards comprised of members of FDNY, NYPD, and PAPD during National Anthem during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Chang W. Lee-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Honor Guards comprised of members of FDNY, NYPD, and PAPD during National Anthem during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Chang W. Lee-Pool/Getty Images)
President Barack Obama is accompanied by former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg as he tours the National September 11 Memorial & Museum on May 15, 2014. (credit: AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony President Barack Obama is accompanied by former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg as he tours the National September 11 Memorial & Museum on May 15, 2014. (credit: AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad/Getty Images)
Members of the general public watch a screen projection on the World Trade Center Plaza during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Members of the general public watch a screen projection on the World Trade Center Plaza during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
Members of the general public watch a screen projection of U.S. President Barack Obama giving a speech during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014.  (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Members of the general public watch a screen projection of U.S. President Barack Obama giving a speech during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
An image of one of the original World Trade Center Towers is displayed in the window of the 9/11 Memorial Museum pavilion during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony An image of one of the original World Trade Center Towers is displayed in the window of the 9/11 Memorial Museum pavilion during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony
A woman cries as she watches the screen projection of U.S. President Barack Obama giving a speech during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
Port Authority Police Academy stand by the North reflecting pool under One World Trade Center during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014.  (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Port Authority Police Academy stand by the North reflecting pool under One World Trade Center during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
Members of the general public watch a screen projection of U.S. President Barack Obama giving a speech during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014.  (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Members of the general public watch a screen projection of U.S. President Barack Obama giving a speech during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
Port Authority Police Academy cadets stand by the South reflecting pool during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Port Authority Police Academy cadets stand by the South reflecting pool during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
President Barack Obama, former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, First Lady Michelle Obama, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and former President Bill Clinton tour the National September 11 Memorial & Museum on May 15, 2014. (AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony President Barack Obama, former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, First Lady Michelle Obama, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and former President Bill Clinton tour the National September 11 Memorial & Museum on May 15, 2014. (AFP PHOTO/Jewel Samad/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony
A woman cries as she watches the screen projection of U.S. President Barack Obama giving a speech during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
Former New York City Mayor David Dinkins arrives at the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Former New York City Mayor David Dinkins arrives at the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
Members of the general public watch a screen projection of U.S. President Barack Obama giving a speech during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Members of the general public watch a screen projection of U.S. President Barack Obama giving a speech during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Anthony Behar-Pool/Getty Images)
Mickey Kross (C), who served as a Lt. in FDNY, accompanied by ten other members of FDNY and Port Authority who were trapped and survived during 9/11, speaks during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum May 15, 2014.  (credit: Chang W. Lee-Pool/Getty Images)
President Obama, Officials Attend 9/11 Memorial Museum Opening Ceremony Mickey Kross (C), who served as a Lt. in FDNY, accompanied by ten other members of FDNY and Port Authority who were trapped and survived during 9/11, speaks during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum May 15, 2014. (credit: Chang W. Lee-Pool/Getty Images)
Former New York Mayor and current chairman of the National September 11 Memorial Museum, Michael Bloomberg, delivers his remarks during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Former New York Mayor and current chairman of the National September 11 Memorial Museum, Michael Bloomberg, delivers his remarks during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
Florence Jones, who was working on the 77th floor of the World Trade Center South Tower when Flight 175 struck, delivers her remarks during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Florence Jones, who was working on the 77th floor of the World Trade Center South Tower when Flight 175 struck, delivers her remarks during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
President Barack Obama speaks during the opening ceremony for the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on 15, 2014. (Photo by John Angelillo-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony President Barack Obama speaks during the opening ceremony for the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on 15, 2014. (Photo by John Angelillo-Pool/Getty Images)
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio delivers his remarks during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony New York Mayor Bill de Blasio delivers his remarks during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
Two people embrace while gathered on the plaza of the National September 11 Memorial to watch the telecast of the dedication ceremony for the museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Justin Lane-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Two people embrace while gathered on the plaza of the National September 11 Memorial to watch the telecast of the dedication ceremony for the museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Justin Lane-Pool/Getty Images)
Former New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani speaks during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Former New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani speaks during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
Former New York Gov. George Pataki speaks during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Former New York Gov. George Pataki speaks during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
LaChanze sings Amazing Grace during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum. Her husband Calvin Gooding was working for Cantor Fitzgerald and was killed on 9/11 while working at the World Trade Center on May 15, 2014. (John Munson/The Star-Ledger/Pool)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony LaChanze sings Amazing Grace during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum. Her husband Calvin Gooding was working for Cantor Fitzgerald and was killed on 9/11 while working at the World Trade Center on May 15, 2014. (John Munson/The Star-Ledger/Pool)
Former President Bill Clinton departs the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (John Munson/The Star-Ledger/Pool)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Former President Bill Clinton departs the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (John Munson/The Star-Ledger/Pool)
New York Gov Andrew Cuomo speaks during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (John Munson/The Star-Ledger/Pool)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony New York Gov Andrew Cuomo speaks during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014. (John Munson/The Star-Ledger/Pool)
(L-R) Former U.S. president Bill Clinton (L), former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, former New York Governor George Pataki and former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani attend the opening ceremony for the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Mike Segar-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony (L-R) Former U.S. president Bill Clinton (L), former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, former New York Governor George Pataki and former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani attend the opening ceremony for the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Mike Segar-Pool/Getty Images)
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks with his wife Mary Pat Christie at his side during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014 (John Munson/The Star-Ledger/Pool)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks with his wife Mary Pat Christie at his side during the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum on May 15, 2014 (John Munson/The Star-Ledger/Pool)
Former New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani (L) greets Hillary Rodham Clinton after the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Former New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani (L) greets Hillary Rodham Clinton after the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
The Young People's Chorus of New York performs the National Anthem during the opening ceremony for the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014.  (Photo by Mike Segar-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony The Young People's Chorus of New York performs the National Anthem during the opening ceremony for the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Mike Segar-Pool/Getty Images)
(L-R) Recovery workers Manny Rodriguez, Pia Hofmann, Det. Anthony Favara and Lt. Stephen Butler speak during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony (L-R) Recovery workers Manny Rodriguez, Pia Hofmann, Det. Anthony Favara and Lt. Stephen Butler speak during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
New York City firefighters salute during the national anthem during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony New York City firefighters salute during the national anthem during the dedication ceremony in Foundation Hall at the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero on May 15, 2014. (Photo by Richard Drew-Pool/Getty Images)
U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama attend the opening ceremony for the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero May 15, 2014. (Photo by Mike Segar-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama attend the opening ceremony for the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero May 15, 2014. (Photo by Mike Segar-Pool/Getty Images)
Former U.S. Secretary of State and U.S. Senator from New York Hillary Clinton greets people during the opening ceremony for the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero May 15, 2014. (Photo by Mike Segar-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Former U.S. Secretary of State and U.S. Senator from New York Hillary Clinton greets people during the opening ceremony for the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero May 15, 2014. (Photo by Mike Segar-Pool/Getty Images)
Former U.S. Secretary of State and U.S. Senator from New York Hillary Clinton (L) greets U.S. Representative Peter King (R-NY) during the opening ceremony for the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero May 15, 2014. (Photo by Mike Segar-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony Former U.S. Secretary of State and U.S. Senator from New York Hillary Clinton (L) greets U.S. Representative Peter King (R-NY) during the opening ceremony for the National September 11 Memorial Museum at ground zero May 15, 2014. (Photo by Mike Segar-Pool/Getty Images)
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony
9/11 Museum Dedication Ceremony
May 15, 2014, New York, New York, USA: Mayor Bill De Blasio and his wife visit the memorial after the dedication ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial Museum in New York, May 15, 2014. Allan Tannenbaum/Polaris Images/POOL
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