We come here to remember those who were killed, those who survived and those changed forever. May all who leave here know the impact of violence. May this memorial offer comfort, strength, peace, hope and serenity.®

Currently at the Memorial & Museum

AAM President Ford Bell Shares Insights With Memorial Trustees

The American Alliance of Museums (AAM) President Ford Bell toured the Museum enhancements with Executive Director Kari Watkins. Following the tour, Bell addressed members of the Memorial Board of Trustees about the state of museums in America, and the importance of museums constantly evolving. He participated in strategic planning discussion regarding 20th Anniversary events, and the next 5 years of the Memorial's future. More »


Governor Chris Christie Tours Memorial and Museum

Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin, Memorial Foundation Chair Susan Winchester and Executive Director Kari Watkins toured New Jersey Governor Chris Christie through the Memorial and Museum. Governor Fallin and Kari Watkins explained the significance of the symbolic elements of the Memorial and the signifigance of the enhancements the Museum is undergoing. The two Governors have a shared experience, their home states enduring times of loss and disaster with the bombing and Hurricane Sandy. More »


Stakeholders Leave Their Mark

Stakeholders Leave Their Mark

Over the past few days, Memorial Builders, Trustees, Staff, Designers and Construction teams have left their mark as part of the Museum Enhancements. Some stakeholders who made the enhancements possible, signed their names on pillars of concrete that will be covered, but their signatures will remain as a permanent contribution. More »