9/11 Memorial & Museum
Flag Day commemorates the adoption of the stars and stripes on June 14, 1777. Celebrate this holiday by spending some time at one of New York City’s most patriotic sites. Herewith, the five places in New York that we find most moving and most stirring.
The museum, which opens May 21, aims to tell the story of that tragic day, not just with artifacts but in the words of those who lived it, said 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels.
9/11 Memorial Closed Through Tuesday, World Trade Center Construction Secured Ahead Of Hurricane Sandy’s Impact
Measures have also been taken to help protect the site from the impending flooding, the organization said Monday afternoon. The reflecting pools have been drained in advance of the storm, according to the organization.
It was just last month that the National Football League and its players’ union put aside their differences to end the NFL lockout. Now they’re coming together again — to support a cause close to New Yorkers.