NEWS RELEASE — On May 21 and 22, an 1,100 square foot, mobile exhibit that honors the more than 3,000 victims killed during the 9/11 terrorist attacks will be on display at Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum. The exhibit will be free for the public to tour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day.
The mobile exhibit will arrive at Patriots Point Friday, May 20. It will be escorted from North Charleston City Hall to Mount Pleasant by local first-responders starting at 10:30 a.m. At approximately 10:45 a.m., it will travel over a fireboat fountain display while crossing the Ravenel Bridge. Following the completion of set up, a public ceremony will begin at 3:30 p.m.
The 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit visits the Lowcountry
The 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit visits the Lowcountry x
- What: 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit
- Where: On display at Patriots Point
- When: The mobile exhibit will be open to the general public on May 21 and 22 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Cost: Free Admission – $5 parking
Exhibit’s Arrival Details:
- What: 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit Escort (May 20)
- Where: North Charleston City Hall to Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum
- When: On May 20, a procession of Lowcountry first-responder vehicles will escort the exhibit as it travels from N. Charleston to Mount Pleasant. The procession will leave N. Charleston at 10:30 a.m., cross over the Ravenel Bridge around 10:45 a.m., and will arrive at Patriots Point at approximately 11:00 a.m. An opening ceremony (open to the public) will follow after set up is complete at 3:30 p.m. Please note, however, that the actual exhibit will not open to the general public until 10 a.m. the following day, May 21.