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Memorial Park

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Underrated park in downtown

A small park that probably takes about a half hour to walk around and has memorials for many of the... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Columbia, South Carolina
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Came across this park will out wandering the city. Very nice memorials to our veterans of many... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Buffalo NY
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12 Aug 2018
“Underrated park in downtown”
13 Sep 2017
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700 Hampton St, Columbia, SC 29201-2722
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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

A small park that probably takes about a half hour to walk around and has memorials for many of the modern wars. All look good except for the ivy covered statue. You can go behind it for you info, but it's a haven for bugs....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Veronesi413
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Came across this park will out wandering the city. Very nice memorials to our veterans of many wars!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Shaymus
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If you wish to honor and understand the sacrifices made by our fellow South Carolinians, this is a good place to start. From the massive wall of honor at the highest point of the park to the Viet Nam soldier and his patrol Shepherd to...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

What a beautifully maintained park to honor all who have served. Great statues and I loved reading the information provided at each spot.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Suzette K
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We went here specifically to see the War Dog statue and then took in the rest of the park. It was quiet, peaceful and Green with many mature trees on the grounds. Spent some time reflecting at the Viet Nam memorial wall. This was a...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank barleycorn1
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Truly a fantastic memorial to honor our fallen heroes. Well done nice walk, easy access. will visit a

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank anywhereUSA2016
Reviewed 28 June 2016

My friend took me to the park to see the Hero Dog statue. An absolute work of art. The detail is phenomenal! I also saw my namesake's name on the Vietnam Memorial. Very special experience,

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Kgolden
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I wanted to go here for some time since we moved to Columbia. Passed it all the time but never went until the other day with the kids. I took my three kids who happen to be 5, 2, and 1 and we were out...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank brian0910
Reviewed 26 April 2016

This is a wonbderful park to renember the soldiers from this state. The grounds are well kept. very well done

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank DCGBibi3
Reviewed 21 April 2016

This park has amazing monuments that honor and recognize many military actions, different service members and groups having a monument. A beautiful park to walk around and a magnificent way to honor those that have served.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank jeepplover2000
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