View from the Flight Path Oerlook
Flight 93 National Memorial
Located at the eastern edge of the Memorial Plaza, this small building provides shelter from the weather and a place to leave messages.
The black walkway and sloped wall mark the edge of the debris field and crash site. The Plaza is 1/4 mile in length and a one mile drive from the Visitor Center.
The white marble walls, a portion visible below, mark the flight path. The wooden Ceremonial Gate is located between the walls.
Wall of Names
The names of the 40 passengers and crew are engraved on white marble panels. The Wall of Names is part of the Flight Path walls.
A0.7 mile trail that winds through the Western Overlook down to the western side of the Memorial Plaza.
Debris Field and
This 40-acre area beyond the black wall and walkway is the final resting place of the passengers and crew.
Impact Site and
Flight 93 impacted in the area in front of the sandstone boulder. The debris field and crash site encompasses
This area was the location of the command post for the investigation and also the location of multiple temporary memorials.
Erected by National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Disasters.
Location. 40° 3.95′ N, 78° 53.7′ W. Marker is in Stonycreek Township, Pennsylvania, in Somerset County. Marker is on Skyline Road, on the right when traveling north. On the grounds of the Flight 93 National Memorial. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 415 Approach Rd, Stoystown PA 15563, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Field of Honor (within shouting distance of this marker); September 11, 2001 (approx. 0.7 miles away); Flight 93 National Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); Flight 93 Temporary Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Flight 93 National Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Welcome To Flight 93 National Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Flight 93 (approx. 0.9 miles away); Tower of Voices (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stonycreek Township.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 29, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 28 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 29, 2020, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.