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The Rise and Fall of Osama bin Laden

Wednesday, September 22, 2:00 p.m. ET

In his new book, New York Times bestselling author and CNN National Security Analyst Peter Bergen delivers the definitive biography of the founder of al-Qaeda and mastermind of the 9/11 attacks, capturing the many dimensions and contradictions within Osama bin Laden’s life. Bergen will discuss the book, how the project took shape, and its conclusions 20 years after the attacks.


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Through the third annual 9/11 Memorial & Museum Summit on Security, presented by Fiserv, public programs in 2021 are made possible by Craig Newmark Philanthropies, Montefiore Medicine, Anheuser-Busch Foundation, Brightcove, Con Edison, K2 Integrity, Mobilitie, and Underwriters Laboratories Inc.

Revealed Online

  This online collection of stories was adapted from the 9/11 Memorial Museum’s special exhibition Revealed: The Hunt For Bin Laden. 

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Past Public Programs

You can explore past programs and learn more about the continuing impact of 9/11 on the world today with the 9/11 Memorial Museum’s Public Programs Archive.

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