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Beautiful views of the entrance to Nantucket Sound and beaches!

Along with the sentiment of the Veterans Memorial, there is a panoramic view of the harbor... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Janet R
Hyannis, Massachusetts
Lovely and Quiet at this time of year...

I was in the cape for a meeting and decided to take a quick detour to the closest beach. My GPS... read more

Reviewed December 10, 2018
Coventry, Rhode Island
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Along with the sentiment of the Veterans Memorial, there is a panoramic view of the harbor, beaufiful landscaping, ducks, geese, flowers and watching the Ferry. There is a playground next door at Veterans Beach with picknic benches and grills available.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Janet R
Reviewed December 10, 2018

I was in the cape for a meeting and decided to take a quick detour to the closest beach. My GPS directed me to Veterans Memorial Park and I was not disappointed. It was quiet (since it's December) and clean with stunning views and lots...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rebeccae898
Reviewed November 5, 2018

This JFK memorial is in the Veterans Memorial Park on Ocean St, Hyannis, MA. Very large public beach access with parking and restrooms just past the island ferry docks. Grassy, shady with picnic areas & grills. Very nice place to spend a day in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank napngs
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

A short walk from the JFK memorial is the veterans memorial. It was was a peaceful location and a beautiful view of the harbor. Good for a time of remembrance and meditation.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PT1102
Reviewed October 13, 2018

The part has a tribute to the Korean war and JFK all within a lovely groomed park. There is a beach, restrooms, picnic area and playground,

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Beverly Y
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Another late afternoon at the beach, we parked close to the sand, took out our chairs and went onto the beach area. The view was peaceful, spent about 1.5 hrs there.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Hollywood0653
Reviewed August 11, 2018

took the grand kids there because it has beach access (I am a vet also) would have thought there would have been memorials to all branches of service , BUT I just finished reading a Korean War book and did the see the Korean war...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank s3production
Reviewed August 6, 2018

This place is a really nice memorial to our fallen hero’s of war. Right next to the Kennedy Memorial. Many bricks to read & memorial seats to ponder their sacrifices for our freedom. Overlooks the water, with large grassy area & nice beach. I’ve enjoyed...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank J L
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Veterans Memorial Park is a cute beach area with a playground and some volleyball nets. There isn’t a huge stretch of sand, but it is nice there. To the left was a sectioned off area about the oysters being contaminated, so we weren’t sure what...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MeraKi25
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in for a short visit. There is lots of shade and picnic tables with a beautiful view of the beach. There is a great kids playground. The parking for the day is $20, but for a 30 minute visit, you can park next...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from Dan C | Reviewed this property |
There is no parking fee at the park all year long. (as of our last visit)