Visitors upset by gift shop at National Sept. 11 Memorial Museum

Proceeds go toward the museum, which has a

Proceeds go toward the museum, which has a $63 million operating budget. (May 19, 2014 7:55 AM)

The newly opened National Sept. 11 Memorial Museum in lower Manhattan is already stirring controversy over the decision to include a gift shop. 

The gift shop has T-shirts, books and a number of other 9/11 related items for sale. All proceeds go toward maintaining and running the museum, which has a $63 million operating budget. 

Some argue that the shop goes against the museum's...

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