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Commando Monument

Spean Bridge PH34 4EG, Scotland
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Loch Ness, Highlands and Whisky Distillery Day Tour from Edinburgh
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“memorial garden” (52 reviews)
“their lives” (22 reviews)
Spean Bridge PH34 4EG, Scotland
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A sobering reminder to all those that gave their lives for us all. Overlooking stunning scenery that itself is as hard as it is beautiful.

Thank RPE146
Reviewed 6 days ago

There are many such monuments about which is great that these guys are remembered and appreciated. The significance of their pose is important, ie whether their heads and riffles are down or up.

Thank Charlotte K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you are out this way this is a nice place to stop. There is a free carpark, great views and of course the statue as a memorial to Commandos. A little bit of history to be seen for unsung heroes.

Thank St_matty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never fails to give a tingle to your spine visiting here, you get a feeling for what the commando's did for us, fantastic awe inspiring setting for a unique artwork, pity there is not a wee bit more information for the bus parties,visitors to look...More

Thank sandy m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good to visit if you are interested in Well historical events. The monument refers to the surrounding area which was used as a training ground for British commandos.

Thank Dumellabob
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here for a short break whilst visiting Fort William last week Very moving and emotional place to visit Overlooking Ben Nevis It is a monument to the fallen heroes of WW11 Lovely memorial garden as well if you wanted to leave flowers etc.The...More

Thank Maureen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dedicated to the commandos who have fought for this country and is a wonderful monument originally opened by the Queen Mother. A small memorial garden is attached which is full of dedications to commandos over the ages. Very touching and moving site

Thank ian239
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely monument dedicated to the memory of all Commandos who gave their lives. It is quite a moving location, stunning countryside.

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am biased on this monument as my father was a commando during the war, and this was my playground for a while when growing up. The monument is visited by many different nationalities, and during my visit the Free French laid a couple of...More

Thank Ivan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this commando monument while on holiday in Scotland it is the most moving thing i have been to also i have been in December with snow on the ground i will never forget it all those brave men we owe our freedom to...More

Thank maldonfox
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29 September 2015|
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Response from LucyDiamondScotland | Reviewed this property |
It' slightly uphill from the car park, but if she takes it slowly and has help she should be ok. Failing that, the monument is fully visible from the car park.