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John F. Kennedy Memorial

Ocean Street, Hyannis, MA 02601
508 362 9484
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Ranked #5 of 15 attractions in Hyannis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Monuments/ Statues
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Massachusetts
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

This place is on the beach, near the HYC itis beautiful place to visit.. I wished we had packed a picnic and stayed for awhile..

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Black Mountain, North Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 NEW

This tribute to JFK is mostly photos and videos, with audio commentaries to supplement every exhibit, but the pictorial history is excellent -- and objective (no efforts made to gloss over the Kennedy wealth). While there, also check out the downstairs Cape Cod Baseball League museum and its countless memorabilia, ranging from old uniforms and broken bats to the myriad... More

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New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The JFK Memorial is a wonderful collection of photographs about the Kennedy Family. There are pictures of Jacqueline Kennedy and John Kennedy Jr. that moved me to tears.

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Te scenery is absolutely beautiful in this Park. The sailboats are so pretty out in the water,Roses are gorgeous and the fountain and memorial wall are a great tribute to President Kennedy. It is a lovely place to pack a picnic lunch or better yet, Go by SPANKYS and get take-out and eat at the picnic tables there

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McKinney, Texas
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39 reviews 39 reviews
20 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Placed in a beautiful park near the beach with a beautiful rose garden. No fee and benches provided for sitting and reflecting.

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Burnt Hills, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

A museum filled with pictures and some very interesting interviews. Enjoyed seeing the actual fabrics of the homes as associated with the furnishings.

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Nicholasville, Kentucky
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

A man whose time was cut too short. A nice memorial. A little small but a good place for reflection of this popular president.

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We were driving along singing a song on a sunny morning and found this park. It is very obscure and understated and laid back. So happy we found this place. Clean beach. Neat orderly without in your face. The fountain was pristine as well as the grounds. My favorite part was..walking on the beach with my husband and feeling like... More

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Hudson, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

It was creepy for me, having had the pleasure of working with the late Senator and watching him speak about his beloved family. Sad to see the smiling faces of a family surrounded by so much tragedy. Yet inspiring. History. New England History. New England Spirit.

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Was expecting a larger exhibit but the photos of the Kennedys left one with a heavy heart and a warm smile

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