Members of the U.S. Navy hold a flag-folding ceremony on the 9/11 Memorial plaza before a group of onlookers.
Photo by Jin S. Lee

Salute to Service

The 9/11 Memorial & Museum pays tribute to our country’s veterans during Salute to Service, an annual weeklong event honoring our country’s veterans and the families and communities that support them.

Video: Salute to Service: Veterans Reflect on 9/11

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For 9/11 Family Members

If your loved one served in the military and you would like us to place a yellow rose at his or her name on Veterans Day, and you have not previously provided this information to the Memorial, please e-mail

Purchase a Flag

You can purchase an American flag flown over the 9/11 Memorial. The flags are made in the United States and are packaged with a personalized certificate of authenticity.

Military and First-Responder Ceremonies

The 9/11 Memorial & Museum hosts many military reenlistments and promotion ceremonies each year.