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A time to remember

A short walk from the JFK memorial is the veterans memorial. It was was a peaceful location and a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Altoona, Iowa
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Close to our hotel

Another late afternoon at the beach, we parked close to the sand, took out our chairs and went onto... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
Enfield, Connecticut
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Ocean Street at Gosnold Street, Hyannis, MA
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed July 28, 2014

We checked out Veterans' Park while staying in Hyannis, and loved the JFK Memorial and Korean War Memorial at the top of the hill. Both were really nice. The beach is very nice as well, but it's facing the harbour and has many boats. However,...More

4  Thank Trillium_Family
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed July 17, 2013

Everything in Cape Cod is expensive. $15.00 to get into the park. No discount for veterans or seniors. Snacks were available at a snack truck. Cleanliness of the grounds was poor at best. We found out later that you can get in free after 4PM.

3  Thank Chuck13108
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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.

Thank PT1102
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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,

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.

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

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

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

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

1  Thank Dmlsun
Reviewed July 3, 2018

Beautiful place. Check it out. The view. One of the few beaches you do not hav3 to pay to park on the cape cod

Thank RosesRed66
Reviewed June 28, 2018

Great place to pull up a beach chair and watch the ferries and fishing boats come in and out of the harbor. Beautiful memorial

Thank FrankF2713
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September 1, 2015|
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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)