Visitor Center

 
Blue skies appear over the entrance of the visitor center with glass windows and grey concrete walls stamped to appear like hand hewn logs.
The visitor center is a great place to begin your visit.

NPS/Torrey

 

Flight 93 National Memorial Visitor Center

Open Daily: 9 am - 5 pm
Closed: New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day
For memorial grounds and trails check hours and seasons.
There are no entrance fees for the visitor center or exhibit.
Wheelchairs are available for temporary use at the information desk. Additional information about accessible parking, wheelchairs, service animals, visitor services, and about general accessibility.
There are no restrooms inside the visitor center. Restrooms with flush toilets are accessible beside the parking lot adjacent to the Learning Center (flat roof building). A family restroom is available May 1 - October 31.
 

Information Desk

Visit the information desk and talk with a park ranger to find out more about the memorial. The ranger staff will be able to provide an overview orientation and options on visiting the memorial. Pick up a map to navigate roads and trails.

 
Visitor standing in front of exhibit wall with outline of a commercial airplane.
Visitors move through the permanent exhibit.

NPS/Charles Wagner

Exhibit

The visitor center features a permanent exhibition that focuses on the Flight 93 story within the context of the larger terrorist attack. Visitors are welcome during regular hours to a self guided experience around artifacts, multi-media, and inter-active exhibits, that begin early on the morning of September 11, 2001. The exhibit recounts the story of the passengers and crew members and describes how the response and investigation following the crash. Please plan between 45 minutes to one hour to explore the exhibit space.

 
View of books on wooden shelves, patches, pins and other retail items.
The bookstore is open daily 9 am - 5 pm.

Photo courtesy of Eastern National

Bookstore

The book store is operated by Eastern National, a non-profit tax exempt organization which currently operates retail outlets in 30 States, offering products, publications, and services to visitors of National Parks. Eastern National is recognized by Congress to aid the National Park Service in their mission of education and service. All items offered have an educational merit, with a portion of the proceeds supporting National Park Service interpretation, education, and visitor service programs.

For additional information contact the store by phone at (814) 893-6565. Some items from the store and other National Parks are available at the e-Parks Bookstore.

 

Last updated: July 11, 2020

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 911
Shanksville, PA 15560

Phone:

(814) 893-6322

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