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Address: Annapolis, MD

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A well done memorial and little park. A block form the State House A nice place to sit and reflect...

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed November 1, 2016
Warrington, Pennsylvania
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

While walking along some of the less frequented streets of Annapolis, we happened upon this memorial. Nice place to stop and reflect on the changes he helped make happen in the United States.

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2016

Just in front of the state capitol so it is easy to enjoy this memorial to one of Maryland's famous citizens.

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Warrington, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

A well done memorial and little park. A block form the State House A nice place to sit and reflect...

Thank 19bob47
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

Stopped by the memorial October 3rd 2016. Our tour guide gave us a brief explanation of the progression of Thurgood's life. I'd recommend stopping and taking a picture if your at the state house.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Thurgood Marshall was a young attorney from Baltimore who took a case to the Supreme Court and won. The ruling desegregated the schools of America. This young attorney went on to become the first African-American Supreme Court Justice. • Thurgood Marshall Memorial – Dedicated in 1996 to the first African-American Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, Baltimore-born Thurgood Marshall, this... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

The statute of Supreme Court Justice Marshall is a tribute to a native of Maryland. Great to take youngsters.

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Warrington, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Though we weren't looking for it, we stumbled upon this memorial when we couldn't get into the State House and just needed a place to rest. I enjoy learning new things, and some of the information available here was new for me.

Thank Rob H
Wappingers Falls, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

Take the time to go to the top of the hill and look around. The memorial is in front of a lovely building.

Thank Bonnie5901
York, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2016

Located outside the State House the memorial is a simple reflection of a great man that should be seen and honored by all.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately when we went to check out the memorial, there was a protest for Equality for the Hearing Impaired going on at the front of the State House . We were able to walk around it but the protesters had climbed up , sitting on top of it- sad to see. It is quite large & lifelike from what we... More 

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