We recently had the anniversary of the tragic events of 9/11. I was in Grapevine, Texas on that day and decided to visit the memorial and pay my respects to those that were lost. I had no idea how extensive the memorial was despite driving past it a few hundred times. I’m glad I took the time to visit and hope you will too if you’re ever in the area.
The 9/11 memorial sits at the corner of Northwest Highway and Texan Trail. It was built as a memorial to the flight crews who lost their lives on that tragic day. The center of the memorial features a 14-foot high bronze sculpture with five figures representing two pilots, two flight attendants, and a child. The sculpture faces West on a compass rose. There are engraved pavers that encircle the sculpture. The granite slabs are engraved with the names of […]