National September 11 Memorial and Museum

People line up to enter the 9/11 Memorial Museum on May 21, 2014, the first day the museum has opened to the public. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

9/11 Museum Sees Nearly 2.7 Million Visitors In First Year

National September 11 Memorial and Museum officials say nearly 2.7 million people visited the museum in the first year since it opened at New York’s World Trade Center site.


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Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge. (Photo by Toby Melville - WPA Pool/Getty Images)

It’s Official! Prince William And Kate To Visit NYC In December

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will be in the Big Apple from Dec. 7 to Dec. 9, according to a press release from Kensington Palace.


Outgoing Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks at the opening ceremony of Four World Trade Center on Nov. 13, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Michael Bloomberg: I Won’t Run For President, But Hillary Clinton Should

Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg insists he won’t be a presidential candidate in 2016 — but he was OK with serving as a political commentator during an interview on CBS’ “Face the Nation.”


The Survivors' Staircase (covered) was the last standing remnant of the World Trade Center. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Admission Price Remains Up In The Air For 9/11 Museum

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.


During a preview of the National September 11 Memorial Museum'•s memorial exhibition, Zoe Koosoulis (left) and her daughter Eleni help to paint a paint-by-numbers painting of the skyline of lower Manhattan before the terrorist attacks brought down the World Trade Center on September 10, 2012 in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Agreement Reached On Restarting 9/11 Museum Construction

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the agreement between the Port Authority and the foundation that controls the National September 11 Memorial & Museum was reached late Monday.


9/11 Memorial At World Trade Center Site (credit: Getty Images)

9/11 Memorial Reaches Milestone, Surpassing Four Million Visitors

The nonprofit foundation said visitors have come from all 50 states and 170 countries to see the two giant reflecting pools ringed by waterfalls that make up the memorial.


Gov. Chris Christie (credit: Governor's Office), Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Gov.'s Flickr Page)

Cuomo, Christie Call On National Park Service To Take Major Role In Managing Sept. 11 Museum

The governors of New York and New Jersey have called on the National Park Service to take a role in funding and managing the National September 11 Memorial and Museum at the World Trade Center site.


Art for Heart (credit: CBS 2)

Art For Heart

The 9/11 attacks were very difficulty for children to comprehend, and some turned to their creative side for comfort. Their work has been put into a collection called “Art For Heart,”


In this Dec. 23, 2002 file photo, a twisted beam sits among relics plucked from the 1.6 million tons of debris from the World Trade Center in a storage hangar at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York. New York State officials are likely to draw from the cache of artifacts as it creates 30 different exhibits of relics from Ground Zero meant to give New Yorkers around the state something to contemplate as they reflect and mourn the losses from the 2001 terrorist attacks. (AP Photo/Ed Bailey, File)

9/11 Exhibits To Be On Display Around New York State

Artifacts from the 2001 terrorist attacks will be on display in 30 cities and towns across the state.


9/11 Memorial Plaza (Hiroko Masuike/Getty Images)

9/11 Memorial To Begin Taking Ticket Reservations

People who want to visit the National Sept. 11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site when it opens in two months will be able to start reserving tickets over the Internet, starting on Monday.


A New York City firefighters and Police stand at a reflecting pool at Ground Zero during the annual 9/11 memorial service September 11, 2010 (Photo by Don Emmert-Pool/Getty Images)

9-11 Kin Decry Plans To House Remains At Museum

Some relatives of victims who died a decade ago at the World Trade Center are decrying a plan to place more than 9,000 unidentified pieces of human remains at the site of the National September 11 Memorial and Museum.


Visitors view the former World Trade Center site through a fence as a U.S. flag flies July 17, 2003 (File Photo:Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Advocates Contend Students Not Being Taught History Of WTC Attacks

With Saturday marking the 18th anniversary of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, some are voicing concern at the lack of a formalized educational program on the history of 9/11.


Reliving Sept. 11 (AP Photo/National September 11 Memorial & Museum, Roberto Robanne)

Visitors Can See 9/11 Timeline In New Museum

The interactive timeline tells the story of 9/11 through photo, video and audio


A New York City firefighters and Police stand at a reflecting pool at Ground Zero during the annual 9/11 memorial service September 11, 2010 (Photo by Don Emmert-Pool/Getty Images)

New App Will Provide Access To The Voices Of Sept. 11

The National September 11 Memorial and Museum is partnering with a web startup to put the stories of first responders and witnesses to the WTC attacks on the Internet and on smart phones.