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1812 Memorial Park

Front Street & Canal, across from the post office & cannonball house, Lewes, DE
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Ranked #10 of 22 attractions in Lewes
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- Oct 14, 2013
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English first
Lewes, Delaware
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Sit and watch the boats traversing the canal. Read a book or just lay back and relax. Have your picture taken on a cannon. Imagine fighting off the British during the war of 1812 Read the historical plaques and imagine. This is where history happened.

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Rising Sun, Maryland
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154 reviews 154 reviews
79 attraction reviews
269 helpful votes 269 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Just across from the Cannonball house is this little park, and why not make the few short steps over to admire this small park?

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West Norriton
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

Beautifully manicured, historically informative and just calming. I enjoyed a couple of dusky walks with my wife through the park and along the canal. The first town in the first state starts here.

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Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
30 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2011

So much thought went into this and for a small town park we were very impressed. Lewes is lovely street after street. We will be back.

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