September 11 Observance

General Information

The following events all take place outdoors, and will be held rain or shine. Please plan accordingly. In the event of severe weather, elements of the programs are subject to change or cancellation.

Arrival and Parking
Arrive via the entrance on US Route 30. Signs will direct visitors to parking areas.
Directions are available here, and maps of the site and area can be found here.

The memorial is an outdoor location and a visit will involve walking. Accessible shuttle buses are available to accommodate wheelchairs for the special events. Limited accessible parking is located in the main parking lot and the Memorial Plaza. The Memorial Plaza and Visitor Center Complex walkways are paved, flat, even, and lined with benches. Seating for the memorial service on the 11th will be available.

Small tributes may be left in the niches along the Memorial Plaza and at the wall of names. Large tributes will not be permitted. A wreath laying must be arranged in advance.

The Seventeenth Anniversary Observance will be held on the Memorial Plaza. The open air service will include brief remarks, special music, reading of the names of the forty passengers and crew members of Flight 93, ringing of the Bells of Remembrance and a wreath laying at the Wall of Names.


Last updated: May 20, 2018

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P.O. Box 911
Shanksville, PA 15560


(814) 893-6322

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