The schedule for the Boston 2013 anniversary ceremonies is —
7:30am – Wreath-laying ceremony at the 9/11 Contemplative Garden at the Boston Public Garden. The public is welcome to attend.
8:30am – Flag Lowering, Moment of Silence and Reading of Names on the Massachusetts State House lawn. (In the event of rain, names will be read during the latter part of the program inside the State House.) The public is welcome to attend.
9:30am – Commemoration Observation & Sweeney Award for Civilian Bravery Presentation in Memorial Hall at the Massachusetts State House. (By invitation only)
11:00am – Reception at the Ritz-Carlton – Boston Common. (By invitation only)
There will be a trolley provided for family members from the wreath-laying ceremony to the State House and to the reception. Please indicate on your reply card whether you need the trolley.
Please return all reply cards by Friday, August 2, 2013. If you are a family member of a September 11th victim, live in the New England area and did not receive an invitation and reply card, please contact Alyse Mazerolle at the Massachusetts 9/11 Fund, at 617-482-2911, or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Family visits to the 9/11 Contemplative Garden are welcome from 7:30am until sunset.
Please click here for weather-related changes to the program.
9/11 Contemplative Garden
Boston Public Garden
69 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02108
Massachusetts State House
Beacon and Park Streets
Ritz-Carlton – Boston Common
10 Avery Street
Boston, MA 02111