A special day in the cleanup of Ground Zero has been remembered at the National September 11 Memorial Museum.
Visitors have come from all 50 states and more than 130 countries.
The 9/11 Museum has now added new voices to its memorial to the solemn day. For the first time, ordinary New Yorkers are being seen and heard as part of the museum.
For the first time, the Sept. 11 foundation is in charge of New York City’s annual 9/11 anniversary ceremony.
The major components of the 9/11 ceremony will remain the same, including the reading of names and the moments of silence, however a few things will be done differently this year.
For the first time, service members in New York for Fleet Week had an opportunity to observe Memorial Day at the 9/11 Memorial.
9/11 Families Blast ‘Greedy,’ ‘Disrespectful’ Decision To Store Unidentified Remains Underground In Museum
The National Sept. 11 Memorial and Museum will house the remains at bedrock level of the World Trade Center site. Some families have labeled that plan as disrespectful and want an above-ground entombment on the Memorial Plaza.
The 9/11 Museum is preparing to receive the remains of unidentified victims of the attack on the World Trade Center, according to a published report.
The mayor deflected when asked about possible city funding for the museum. He said he’d wait to hear from the federal government first.
The National September 11 Memorial & Museum is set to open this spring after years of delays. But officials at the museum have not yet secured funding for its $60 million annual budget.
The National September 11 Memorial & Museum is slated to open next spring, but there has been no word on how much it will cost to get in.
Reporters were given a tour of the museum’s Foundation Room on Friday.
Back in May, it was announced that there would be an admission fee in the range of $20 to $25.
When the National September 11 Memorial & Museum opens on the World Trade Center site, you will have to pay an admission fee to visit.
More than 11 and a half years later, the battle continues over where to house unidentified 9/11 remains at the World Trade Center site.