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.®

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2014 <i>Student Essay Contest</i> Winners Announced

2014 Student Essay Contest Winners Announced

Over 2,000 students participated in this year's contest from 11 states. From those essays, teachers submitted their top selections resulting in 741 entries. Winning essays came from students in Nevada and Oklahoma. Each winner will receive a cash prize and have the opportunity to be recognized at a ceremony at the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum in January. More »


OCU Law School Students Visit Memorial

Law students from Oklahoma City University (OCU) visited the Memorial Museum this morning. Students saw first hand the investigation and trials of the perpetrators of the Oklahoma City bombing. Harvey Rishikof, chair of the Standing Committee on Law and National Security, spoke with students immediately after their tour. OCU announced the opening of their Judge Alfred P. Murrah Center for Homeland Security Law & Policy, launching formally the weekend of the 20th anniversary of the bombing, April 17-20, 2015. More »


We Honor the Men and Women Who Serve...

On Veteran's Day, we honor all the men and women who have served this country. The Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum also pays special tribute to the veterans who were killed in the April 19, 1995, bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building. More »