9/11 Memorial Museum Launches Digital Exhibition for “Revealed: The Hunt for Bin Laden”

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Osama bin Laden’s compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, days after the raid, May 3, 2011. Collection 9/11 Memorial Museum, Gift of Warrick Page for the New York Times.

Earlier this month, the 9/11 Memorial Museum launched an online collection of stories adapted from the special exhibition Revealed: The Hunt for Bin Laden

This digital exhibition reconstructs what the U.S. government knew about Osama bin Laden and al-Qaeda in the years prior to the 9/11 attacks, and the 10 years of inter-agency efforts that led to the raid on bin Laden's Abbottabad compound. These stories include compelling artifacts from Revealed along with video interviews with key decisionmakers and those reflecting on 9/11 and other terrorist acts.

The supporting lesson plans provide context on the repercussions of 9/11 and changes in counterterrorism efforts internationally in the decade following the attacks.

Explore Revealed: The Hunt for Bin Laden online.

By 9/11 Memorial Staff

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