Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

Denver architect to design 9/11 visitor center at the Pentagon

Fentress Architects of Denver has been chosen to design the new 9/11 Pentagon Memorial Visitor Education Center at the Pentagon Memorial, writes Michael Neibauer in the Washington Business Journal. The site selected for the visitor center is under the flight path of Flight 77 and adjacent to the Pentagon’s Memorial to the 184 people killed in the terrorist attacks and […]

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West Springfield 9/11 memorial suffers ‘catastrophic failure’

The eternal flame at the West Springfield (Massachusetts) September 11th memorial has malfunctioned and has been dark for several months. Crews are working to fix it before the sixteenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks, writes Conor Berry of Mass Live.com. The  flame burned for all those killed in the attacks, but specifically for Melissa Harrington-Hughes, a West […]

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Pleasant Plains volunteer fire department builds Memorial from 9/11 steel

Pleasant Plains Volunteer Fire Department has built a memorial to those killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 using a 1,500-pound piece of steel from the World Trade Center, reports Sara Grillo of Micromedia Publications. The new memorial was unveiled on Memorial Day. The memorial resembles the Twin Towers.

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