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All reviews beautiful tribute overlooking the water peaceful place beautiful view of the harbor veterans park fitting tribute korean war hyannis harbor great president great man free parking nice park worth a stop nice walk cape cod parking lot jfk museum
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The memorial was great, but the upkeep was not up to par. The geese made a mess of the area, and their droppings were not cleaned up. What a mess! No excuse!

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank 803walterf
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This Monument is beautifully located and immaculately kept. The view is great. Free parking next to it limited to 30 minutes. Look for wild birds in the trees and bushes around it.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank E2007MYandreww
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopping by the JFK Memorial is a definate must if you happen to be in the area, it is a very beautiful monument for people to reflect and be grateful for the life that we have here in the USA 🇺🇸 weather you are a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank debbier901
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sadly it was not great weather when we stopped in Hyannis on the way to CT so didn't get to spend any time on the beautiful beach opposite the memorial. Don't missed the statue commemorating the Korean War soldiers nearby.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank emilyfitzh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a nice and relaxing park along the ocean, and a fitting tribute to a great president. You can walk along the water or simply sit on the lawn.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank BrianC6761
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a nice little stop through Hyannis. The memorial park overlooks the bay that JFK used to sail through. It's fitting that they placed the memorial here. There are lights under the fountain in the reflection pond. The fountain is meant to be the eternal...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank KarenV87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The experience was good. I was under the impression that it was free, but wasen't. Museum full of the Kennedy history. Again, I enjoyed it.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Sing15
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just haven't you stop at this Veteran's Memorial Park to Simply being nosey. The parking lot, in first week of September was quite easy to locate a space. They do have a few handicap spaces and this is absolutely a disability friendly location. As...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ashleytenczar73
Reviewed February 12, 2019

I took my daughter and Uncle to spend a few days down the Cape. Gorgeous and relaxing! We walked the strip and seen alot of nice shops with handmade items which were beautiful. We ate at a hole in the wall that made the best...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tee857
Reviewed January 16, 2019

Stopped here on our Cape Cod excursion in September. Very few people around so had the Memorial to ourselves. It is simple and tastefully presented. I would not recommend using the public toilets nearby (I stress they are not part of the Memorial), dire.

Date of experience: September 2018
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venisegordon
April 7, 2016|
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Response from 302kathyb | Reviewed this property |
It would be approximately a 25 minute drive from Brewster to Hyannis. This time of year would be an easy drive, not much tourist traffic as yet.
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December 23, 2015|
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Response from Peppiedoodle | Reviewed this property |
Nature often gives us beauty and also things we are not so fond of. Goose poop. The museum is open to suggestions as most things they have tried have not worked in solving the goose poop issue. What is your suggestion to... More
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