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Veterans Memorial Park

Ocean Street at Gosnold Street, Hyannis, MA
617 816-2322
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Ranked #8 of 15 Attractions in Hyannis
Type: Parks
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Dudley, Massachusetts
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

The VietNam Veterans Memorial did not display our country's flag. The flag and Veterans have a common thread. Please display a flag at this Memorial.

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Burlington, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Clean beach, nice sand. Lifeguarded when we were there which is always nice. Kids bought skim boards and learned how to use them along the shore line. Water was very clean and had an enjoyable afternoon! Only drawback was had to pay for parking

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

My family stopped to check out the Veteran's Memorial while on vacation and it was a real nice stop. Very peaceful view and something to see while in Hyannis.

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Cranston, Rhode Island
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51 reviews 51 reviews
15 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Nice calm area for young kids to swim,pretty views,and war memorials.Too bad you have to watch every step you take,on the grass,or on the paths because of the goose droppings,

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Ottawa, Canada
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237 reviews 237 reviews
103 attraction reviews
306 helpful votes 306 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We checked out Veterans' Park while staying in Hyannis, and loved the JFK Memorial and Korean War Memorial at the top of the hill. Both were really nice. The beach is very nice as well, but it's facing the harbour and has many boats. However, since it's not facing Nantucket Sound like the other Hyannis beaches, the water is a... More

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New Hampshire
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The Jeff Lowe band performed in the park. It was beautiful on the harbor and a great place to relax and eat take-out, while enjoying the great music.

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NY
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Very clean. Great for children being there are no waves. Relaxing with nice views. Great location right off main street.

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Waterloo, Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Sat on the beach here while the kids played in the water. Beautiful scenery and nice and clean beach

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New York City, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The view is amazing and the park is beautiful, clean and the beach is great. The JFK Memorial is very quietly moving, alongside the Korean War Veterans memorial and other memorials - a wonderful and peaceful spot to reflect.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

the korean war vets memorial is a nice tribute, there are picnic tables and shade if you want to spend the day at the beach,we went later in the afternoon there is 30 min parking available if you just want to check out the memorial and not swim for the day..after 5pm most beaches are free parking..there are swings and... More

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