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John F. Kennedy Memorial

Ocean Street, Hyannis, MA 02601
508 362 9484
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Ranked #3 of 15 Attractions in Hyannis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Monuments/ Statues
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

It was nice to see the photos of the Kennedy family and their homes here at Hyannis, some unseen family photos.

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San Diego
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33 reviews 33 reviews
6 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

While staying in Hyannis we happened upon the JFK memorial. It is a very tranquil place in a nice setting but there is not a lot to it. That being said if you are in the area it is worth stopping by but I would not go out of my way to see it. Immediately next to it is a... More

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Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 NEW

Excellent information and presentation by the memorial group. In particular, the museum guide offered lots of personal stories which were not included in the largely pictorial history of the Kennedy family. A worthwhile visit!

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Monrovia, Alabama, United States
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54 reviews 54 reviews
18 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We stumbled upon the directional sign to this must see park purely by accident. We were in the ferry parking lot and saw a sign. Just up the road is a place of Serenity and quiet reflection. There is a memorial wall, benches overlooking the water, a walkway and a park. Take a moment away from the ferry hustle and... More

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Savannah, Georgia
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136 reviews 136 reviews
42 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This is a very touching memorial in a beautiful setting. It';s set in a cove where JFK learned to sail as a boy.

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L'Anse, MI
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I liked that it wasent full of antiques just pictures of his family and memorbilia from his presidency.

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Wichita Falls, Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

It was really a detailed tour and very impressive. Would have liked to have seen more but what was offered was of high quality.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

With a tour group. Just viewed the wall and Korean memorial. Beautiful water view. Quiet time to reflect and be thankful. Well worth the visit if you're in that area.

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Blandon, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

it was very informative, learned a lot more about JFK. it was within walking distance from our motel.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

The memoral was really lovely - a truly peaceful and tasteful tribute to JFK. We took a leisurely walk around the fountain and the grounds - beautiful flowers and gorgeous views to enjoy along the way!

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