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Medal of Honor Memorial

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North Bank of the Central Canal, Indianapolis, IN
+1 317-233-0991
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Beautiful Memorial

Very well done memorial honoring recipients of the Medal of Honor. We saw it while driving and knew... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
SanibelFamily
I live here and I'm still impressed

The city really put some dedication into honoring our veterans and Gold Star families. I was told... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2017
emeraldprincess71
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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A memorial to all of the medal recipients.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good37%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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North Bank of the Central Canal, Indianapolis, IN
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very well done memorial honoring recipients of the Medal of Honor. We saw it while driving and knew that we had to stop and visit. Beautiful and touching.

Thank SanibelFamily
Reviewed August 16, 2017

The city really put some dedication into honoring our veterans and Gold Star families. I was told by a gentleman visiting from Houston that he couldn't wait to go back and tell his city officials about this display because he felt they owed the same...More

Thank emeraldprincess71
Reviewed August 14, 2017

I try to go at least once a year. We have in the VVA that I am a member of one of the Medal of Honor recipients and the chapter is names after him. His name is Sammy Davis and is one super hero. Not...More

Thank bigalnewpal
Reviewed August 13, 2017

While walking along the canal, we really just kind of bumped into it by accident. But the structure was so cool with the clear and then clouded glass. Then we began reading and how they divided it by campaign - very tasteful - nicely done....More

Thank Mike16Chicago
Reviewed August 4, 2017

This is a comprehensive memorial that included medal of honor recipients from all the major wars and smaller campaigns. Peace time medal recipients were also included. This is a free, outdoor memorial. Recordings play in the background describing some of the recipients.

Thank jenny_segers
Reviewed July 23, 2017

This is the first monument to honor all recipients of the Medal of Honor, the United States' highest award for military valor. Stories recorded by Medal of Honor recipients play throughout the day and night. It's located along the canal in front of the Indiana...More

Thank treely2014
Reviewed July 10, 2017

A very nice Memorial to those who gave so much for this country. All should viist out of respect. This Memorial is a fitting tribute to those who earned our nation's highest honor.

Thank charlesmy2017
Reviewed May 22, 2017

A truly beautiful and amazing memorial to honor those brave souls that have fought for our freedom. Well worth the time to go see it.

Thank 688dougs
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Walking the canal and stumbled on the Medal of Honor Memorial. It was very nicely done. As we walked through the areas that represented different wars and soldiers who lost their lives music and history began playing at the top of the hour from hidden...More

Thank Indychic75
Reviewed April 24, 2017

Found accidently! With that said what a beautiful tribute. Our hike around downtown Indy brought us many more sights than we were expecting. Great job Indy!

Thank happyheidi2017
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