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Beautiful

Take a few minutes to walk around this area and read the history of the Buffalo Soldiers. The... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Excursion768159
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This park is the perfect blend of monuments & historical information. We have taken several of our... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ron D
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290 Stimson Ave, Leavenworth, KS 66027-2348
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Take a few minutes to walk around this area and read the history of the Buffalo Soldiers. The grounds are so beautiful and peaceful.

Thank Excursion768159
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This park is the perfect blend of monuments & historical information. We have taken several of our grandchildren & they have enjoyed the experience.

Thank Ron D
Reviewed September 2, 2018

This memorial park is beautifully located by a small lake, and was a humbling experience to visit this location in paying tribute to the African American Soldiers who served their country with honor and courage; highly recommend this location if in the area.

Thank mrrrr5
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Apart from the main statue of the mounted cavalry trooper there are others dedicated to the lineage and Medal of Honor recipients from both regiments. I also served with the 10th Cavalry so it is of significant personal interest to me.

Thank John L
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful park and a wonderful tribute to the ninth and 10th cavalry of United States Army known as the buffalo soldiers. It provides insight into the contribution to the Western expansion of the African-Americans. It’s well worth a visit. Enjoy.

1  Thank Don L
Reviewed July 20, 2018

Just after the turnoff for the Army's Command and General Staff College on Fort Leavenworth is a serene and shaded park that commemorates the contributions of African-American army soldiers to America's freedom and prosperity. In 1866 the formation of 9th and 10th Cavalry Regiments (African-American...More

Thank John D
Reviewed July 5, 2018

This is a lovely park with several statues of famous African American Soldiers who shaped our nation and our military.

Thank GoingWithKid
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Very serene location enjoyed walking in this area and seeing the busts of the influential Black Americans who served in our military. Also enjoyed the scenic view of the lake nearby.

Thank Glenda D
Reviewed April 27, 2018

I had the pleasure of visiting the memorial park during while conducting business at Fort Leavenworth. You can sit at the fountain and reflect on what the Buffalo Soldiers have done for this nation and as a cohort of excellence. Great walking paths leading to...More

2  Thank MaceandMo
Reviewed March 27, 2018

What a beautiful memorial to the Buffalo Soldiers of the U.S. Army. A wonderful integration of the memorial statue and water features is inspiring. A very nice location to honor these Soldiers.

Thank Michael K
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