The Bell of Hope and Calling of the Names
As it has done since 2002, St. Paul's Cathedral's Bell of Hope will toll at 8:46am to mark the time the first plane hit the World Trade Center. The Bell of Hope was given to the city by the Lord Mayor of London in 2002. At the same time, the bells at Trinity Church will also toll. At St. Paul's Chapel at 3:30pm, deceased first responders and volunteer workers will also be honored and their names read aloud.
New York City Fire Museum Memorial Service
The memorial will honor 343 firefighters who lost their lives as a result of the September 11 attacks on Sunday, at 1pm At the Fire Museum, you can view a black marble-and-tile memorial as well as the helmet and bunker coat of FDNY Chaplain Mychal Judge, the first victim of the attacks.
Rendering the Unthinkable: Artists Respond to 9/11
Over the last 15 years, hundreds of artists have reacted to the attacks in their own ways. The National September 11 Memorial and Museum has selected 13 New York artists working in a variety of media to contribute paintings, sculptures, and other pieces honoring the victims of the terror attacks. The exhibit opens on Monday, September 12.