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Idaho Anne Frank Human Rights Memorial

777 South 8th Street, Boise, ID 83702
(208) 345-0304
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Ranked #10 of 86 attractions in Boise
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Monuments/ Statues
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North Bergen, New Jersey
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I came across this Park driving on my way to Washington through Idaho. first of all it's completely free to all visitors. I was moved by the Audio story telling at each post, You had to go through the park to hear all of them in sequence.( I loved that you had to spin a wheel like a phonograph, to... More

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Boise, Idaho
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

A lot of nice fountains. I enjoy walking the dog here. After you get done enjoying the fountains you can walk along the Greenbelt or visit the library.

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Everett, Washington
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Was not sure what the link between Anne Frank and Idaho was but nevertheless this wad a nice site. Lots of things to look at as well as being located neat other attractions

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Seattle
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131 reviews 131 reviews
89 attraction reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Yes, I know who Anne Frank is . . Anne Frank and Boise? . . Ok . . Ok . .but what the heck . .I stayed there for about 2 hours . . Very powerful memorial . . Extremely well done . . All I can say is DO NOT miss this free memorial.

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San Diego, California
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79 reviews 79 reviews
23 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Beautiful site, behind the library in the greenbelt. Right beside a 1911 Post truss bridge that spans the Boise River. In June 2014, it is partially under repair but 75% of the site, and the most memorable parts, are all accessible. Moving quotes etched into the stone walls - perseverance, hope, strength, longing. Look for it.

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Nelson, Canada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
10 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

This memorial is beautifully done. The carefully chosen quotes each deserve time to mull over and thankfully there are well placed benches to allow one to do just that.The sun can be punishingly hot in Boise and there is little shade. I definitely recommend going but don't try it when the sun is high. This beautiful place is a very... More

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Burlington VT
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78 reviews 78 reviews
5 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Despite being partially roped off for repair, it was a very interesting memorial. I especially enjoyed the quotes on the wall from all time periods.

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Tampa, Florida
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126 reviews 126 reviews
26 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

What a wonderful place to visit. Serene memorial with waterfalls, reflecting pools, lots of info about Anne Frank. There are walls with quotes from Anne Frank, Robert Kennedy, Martin Luther King, Mahatma Gandhi, Eleanor Roosevelt and others. For my wife, who knew very little about Anne Frank and what she went through, finally dying of starvation in the concentration camp,... More

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Post Falls, Idaho
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51 reviews 51 reviews
8 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Located in beautiful Julia Davis park. It's a lovely serene location with flowers, trees & water fountain. The monument is very touching as well as educational. It is well worth a visit. Would highly recommend.

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Ketchum, Idaho
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This is a peaceful spot in a busy part of town. I especially love the outline of the Frank annex-- it really helps people understand the tight confines of their hiding place.

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