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JULIE
Julie and her family immigrated to New York in the early 1990s as refugees. As a New Yorker, she believes the 9/11 Memorial & Museum is an important part of New York’s history.
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ROSIE PEREZ
Actress Rosie Perez, born and raised in Brooklyn, recently visited the 9/11 Memorial & Museum for the first time.
JULIE
Julie and her family immigrated to New York in the early 1990s as refugees. As a New Yorker, she believes the 9/11 Memorial & Museum is an important part of New York’s history.
JOHN
New York City firefighter John lost friends and colleagues on 9/11. Though he was initially hesitant to visit, he was moved by his experience inside the 9/11 Memorial & Museum.
FRANCES
As a parent, Frances wanted to raise her children in New York City. She brought her kids to the 9/11 Memorial & Museum because she felt it was an important learning experience.
ALEX
Alex believes part of being a New Yorker is being in touch with the story of the city. After visiting the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, he felt connected to a major part of New York’s history.
BARBARA
Barbara was impressed with the authenticity of the small and monumental artifacts inside the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, which gave her a new perspective on 9/11.
DAVID
As a New Yorker who has lived in the city for 35 years, David’s visit to the 9/11 Memorial & Museum taught him that no one’s life is ordinary.
HENRY
Henry was in third grade when 9/11 happened. Visiting the 9/11 Memorial & Museum as an adult gave his memory of that day more meaning.
SHELLEY
After seeing the artifacts and listening to the stories inside the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, Shelley felt her experience gave her a new understanding of what happened on 9/11.