9/11 Tribute Center programs are offered throughout the year. Lectures, educational workshops and support programs are available to unite family members who lost loved ones, survivors, Lower Manhattan residents, rescue and recovery workers and volunteers who assisted in the aftermath of 9/11. Visit tributewtc.org for a schedule of upcoming programs and events.
Past Events › Ceremony
If you are a September 11th family member and would like to read names on the 15th anniversary, please click here and fill out the online form or call 212-312-8855 by Thursday, July 28, 2016 to have your name put into the lottery.Find out more »
A ceremony will be held on Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 12:00pm to rename FDNY High School in Brooklyn the Captain Vernon A. Richard High School for Public Safety. The ceremony will take approximately one hour in the school’s auditorium. Captain Vernon A. Richard was 53 and a 24-year FDNY veteran when he was killed responding with Ladder 7 to the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. A devoted family man and talented athlete, Captain Richard will also be…Find out more »
Our colleagues at the September 11th Memorial will honor those murdered in the terrorist attack in Orlando at 1:00pm on Thursday, June 16, 2016. Please join them at the Survivor Tree to participate. Cast members from the Broadway musical On Your Feet will sing The Star-Spangled Banner a cappella. A moment of silence will be observed for the victims and the public will be invited to tie ribbons to the Survivor Tree in solidarity with the Orlando victims.Find out more »
On Saturday, June 11, 2016 at 10:00am, Columbine Avenue North in Hampton Bays, NY will be renamed in honor of Battalion Chief Lawrence M. Byrnes, of Battalion 1 who died on June 14, 2015. Columbine Avenue North Hampton Bays, NYFind out more »
On Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 11:00am, a street renaming ceremony will be held honoring the memory of FDNY Captain John R. Graziano of Ladder 78 who died of World Trade Center-related illness on March 13, 2015. The ceremony will be held at the corner of Getz and Katlan Avenues in Staten Island. Captain Graziano served for 26 years with the FDNY, working at Ladder 172, Ladder 132 and the 15th Division. He retired from Ladder 78, “the Hot Corner,”…Find out more »
The 9/11 Memorial Museum will hold a ceremony on Thursday, May 26, 2016 to honor the sacrifices of all the rescue and recovery workers and their families at 5:30pm at the Last Column in Foundation Hall. The event will include a moment of silence to remember those who have died of World Trade Center-related illness. The evening will begin with Dr. Benjamin Luft, Director of the Stony Brook WTC Wellness Program in a public program in the auditorium at 4:00pm,…Find out more »