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“Get Your Cardio Workout” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Indiana War Memorial

Indiana War Memorial
51 E Michigan St, Indianapolis, IN 46204 (Downtown Indianapolis)
317-232-7615
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Ranked #8 of 83 attractions in Indianapolis
Type: Military Museums, Monuments/ Statues
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Owner description: A tribute to Indiana war veterans, from World War I to the Vietnam War.
Underwood, Iowa
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97 reviews 97 reviews
68 attraction reviews
Reviews in 48 cities Reviews in 48 cities
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
“Get Your Cardio Workout”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

Climb the stairs to the observation deck if you can, but there is an elevator for a nominal charge. Bring a water bottle if you hoof it up the 200-something steps!

Visited December 2012
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Atlanta, Georgia
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283 reviews 283 reviews
29 attraction reviews
Reviews in 54 cities Reviews in 54 cities
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
“Really cool historical marker”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013 via mobile

This is right in the center of town, and they have done a great job of continuing to maintain and develop the surrounding area

It is also really cool that you can see it from several locations around the city

Also a good place to snap some cool pictures

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Finland
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40 attraction reviews
Reviews in 62 cities Reviews in 62 cities
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
“Worth a visit”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

If you visit downtown Indianapolis, you can't miss this. Walk this around for few times and snap few fotos.

Visited December 2012
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Reviews in 38 cities Reviews in 38 cities
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
“awesome”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

Loved this monument as it is a central location. Very cool to see. The museum inside was closed however on the Monday we were there. Would have loved to have seen it.

Visited January 2013
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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15 attraction reviews
Reviews in 23 cities Reviews in 23 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“A Secret in the Center of town!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2012

Most visitors look UP - when they should also look underneath the War Memorial - and its much bigger collection at the War Memorial building about two blocks north) Do try climbing to the top - plan for a breather 1/2 way up, after you view the city from the top - great view by the way - then go underneath and see the Civll War collection.

Visited December 2012
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