We invite you to join us on this special day as we remember the tragedy of 9/11 and honor those who lost their lives, lost their loved ones and the emergency service personnel who gave all!
We will not forget
The National Day of Service is also the National Day of Remembrance for 9/11 at Virginia State Parks. Please join us as we as a nation remember and give a little back.
Below is a list of Virginia State Parks Service and Remembrance activities coming up on the 10 year anniversary of 9/11, which also touched many Virginians as The Pentagon is in Virginia. All events listed below will take place on Sunday, September 11, 2011.
A 9/11 commemorative tree planting will be held at the Visitor Centerfrom 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. in remembrance of the events on September 11, 2001.
A neat website is the 911day.org
Please join the 9/11 Tribute Movement by briefly describing what you will do this year, a good deed, charitable activity, or other plans, to honor the 9/11 victims, survivors and those that rose in service in response to the attacks. If you plan to remember this day of tragedy and sacrifice at a Virginia State Park, we encourage you to go to the 911 Tribute website and enter the info,
If you require more information like times, directions, what to bring, please contact the park specifically. Click here to view the list of all 35 Virginia State Parks, contact info is found at the bottom of each page. We thank you in advance for your participation, your patriotism and involvement to make America the best she can be!