Tribute in Light to Mark 15th Anniversary of 9/11

The Tribute in Light shines above lower Manhattan in this photo taken across the East River in Brooklyn. The Brooklyn Bridge is in the foreground.
A view of Tribute in Light across the East River.

Two blue high-powered lights will illuminate the Manhattan skyline in commemoration of the 15th anniversary of 9/11. This Sunday, the public is invited to view the world-renowned public art piece Tribute in Light from the 9/11 Memorial. The plaza will be open from 3 p.m. to midnight.

Tribute in Light first debuted in 2002, six months after 9/11. It remains an annual testament to the Twin Towers. Learn more about the history of Tribute in Light.

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A red rose and a white rose stand beside a small American flag at a name on the 9/11 Memorial.

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