General InformationThe 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.
Please note that the Visitor Center, Allée Walk, Memorial Plaza, and Wall of Names will be closed to the public from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on September 11, 2017 for the annual remembrance ceremony.
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.