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
The 19th anniversary of the bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Building in Oklahoma City will be held at the Outdoor Symbolic Memorial at the Oklahoma City National Memorial at 8:55am on Saturday, April 19, 2014. The service will feature 168 moments of silence, one for each of the victims, and the reading of the names. Music and an update on the new enhancements to the Memorial and Museum will also be part of the event. For more information, please call…Find out more »
On Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 2:49pm, one year to the minute after the Boston Marathon bombing, an anniversary tribute to the victims, survivors and rescuers of the attack will be held at the John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention Center near the site of the bombing. Attendance at the ceremony will be by invitation only. One Fund Boston and the Boston Athletic Association are the hosts of the event. After speeches from victims’ family members, police officers and medical…Find out more »
On Monday, April 14, 2014 at 11:00am, a plaque dedication will be held honoring the memory of Battalion Chief Richard D. Arazosa, of Battalion 19, who died on April 13, 2013. The dedication will take place in the quarters of E-75/L-33/B-19. Off-duty members and their families are invited to attend. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform. Engine 75/Ladder 33/Battalion 19 2175 Walton Avenue Bronx, NYFind out more »
On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 1:00pm, a groundbreaking ceremony will be held for the future Chatham County 9/11 First Responders Memorial. The public is invited. Bring a shovel to be part of the groundbreaking. The memorial’s centerpiece will be a beam from the former World Trade Center, which will stand on end tilted 9 degrees and 11 minutes facing New York City. Phase 1 of the memorial should be finished by September 2014. The memorial will be located on…Find out more »
The ground-breaking ceremony for the World Trade Center Memorial Walkway of Southern Illinois in Belleville will be held at 11:00am on Tuesday, March 11, 2014. The memorial will be located at 1125 S. Illinois Street near Firehouse No. 4. The land is city-owned. A large steel column from the World Trade Center will form the memorial’s centerpiece. The new memorial will also contain a Flight 93 Memorial, a Pentagon-shaped memorial and a timeline of the terrorist attacks. For more information, please…Find out more »
On Saturday, March 1, 2014, at 11:00am EST, watch the USS Somerset Commissioning live here or here. Mary Jo Myers, wife of Air Force General (ret.) Richard Myers former chairman of the Joints Chiefs of Staff, is the USS Somerset’s sponsor. Gen. James F. Amos, Marine Corps Commandant, will give the commissioning ceremony’s keynote address. Captain Thomas L. Dearborn will be the commanding officer of the ship.Find out more »