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John F. Kennedy Memorial

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Address: Ocean Street, Hyannis, MA 02601
Phone Number: 508 362 9484

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We visited recently and they have a lot of snow. The sidewalks weren't plowed, the snow had melted, pooled and refrozen solid. The area was clean but unsafe to walk on. We've... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

We visited recently and they have a lot of snow. The sidewalks weren't plowed, the snow had melted, pooled and refrozen solid. The area was clean but unsafe to walk on. We've been before and loved it... go mid-late spring or summer.

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Murrieta, California
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43 reviews 43 reviews
14 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Young or Old this spot not as moving as Washington DC but still feel like a part of him is there watching over you. the views are great and the class in which the spot has been done if great

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Brandon
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We took a nice walk to the memorial from our hotel. It was worth the long walk. Several other people were walking too. There is a parking if you choose to drive.

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Chatham
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

It's peaceful and beautiful setting. Well worth seeking out. We took pictures there and it is on the harbor. You can walk from there to the beach and have a stroll along the water. Very nice and I learned a lot by reading the memorial plaques.

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Rising Sun, Maryland
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

This was a nice memorial. Clean and not gaudy. Nice scenery. We took our time walking around looking at the other memorials there.

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Genesee, mi
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

It brought back so many great memories. It wasn't a large museum but just right. I saw family pictures and loved that.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

How nice to see how the first family of Cape Cod spent their days in Hyannis. It brought back many memories. Bonus was the Cape Cod Baseball Hall of Fame downstairs.

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Kentucky
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53 reviews 53 reviews
22 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

This is a sweet little museum...well organized and nicely presented...a good way to while away an hour or so. The videos are well done. It gives you a view of the 1960's Kennedy Hyannis lifestyle.

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Madison, WI
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

A moving and evocative museum. The displays contained many photos of JFK and family which don't appear to have been widely distributed.

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Chicago
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104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We like little muesums when we travel, just the right size and time, for the schedule. This one, so cool, so sad...

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