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9/11 Tribute Center Volunteers Assemble Bicycles for Children of Active-Duty Military

NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) Six hundred volunteers will join the 9/11 Tribute Center to assemble 500 bicycles for children of active military in observance of the National 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance. The special event, held in partnership with the USO, will take place on Wednesday, September 16th at 10:00am at the 69th Regiment […]

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Many options for visiting 9-11 sites: memorial, museum, tours, tribute centre, apps

The 9/11 Tribute Center facade on Liberty Street in Lower Manhattan. The Tribute Center offers a small, intimate look at the events of September 11th, 2001, and also offers walking tours led by individuals connected to the events of that day, including survivors and first responders. (AP Photo/9/11 Tribute Center)

By Beth J. Harpaz Associated Press Out-of-towners and locals alike have shown enormous interest in sites connected to the September 11th attacks. More than 700,000 people from all 50 states and 131 countries have been to the National September 11 Museum since it opened May 21. More have come from New York than any other […]

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9/11 Tribute Center Going Strong Despite Opening of National Museum

Wall of missing posters from inside 9/11 Tribute Center (Credit: Peter Haske//WCBS 880)

CBS 2 NEW YORK (CBS New York) — The National September 11 Memorial Museum may have opened last month, but the 9/11 Tribute Center across the street is still thriving, its president said. Lee Ielpi, one of the center’s co-founders, told WCBS 880′s Peter Haskell that he’s still seeing full tours daily. While he said […]

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