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All reviews beautiful tribute overlooking the water peaceful place beautiful view of the harbor veterans park hyannis harbor korean war great president great man free parking nice park worth a stop nice walk cape cod parking lot jfk museum main street
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Reviewed July 19, 2018

An interesting fact about JFK. He never attended mass without singing Elvises King Creole through his mind whilst reciitng Boston Red Sox batting statistics throughout the entirity of the priests sermon. Legend.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jeff H
Reviewed July 18, 2018

JFK Memorial is a nice tribute to the former president with a plaque in his honor, and it’s walkable from the downtown area (about 0.5 mi or so form the Black Cat Tavern). The memorial lies between the parking lot and veterans beach.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MeraKi25
Reviewed July 16, 2018

We walked from town to the memorial which was a little further then we thought but worth it. This is a lovely tribute and well maintained.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank APinkLady
Reviewed July 15, 2018

It is worth a stop if you are in the area. There is a fountain in front of the monument. There also appears to be a swimming beach nearby.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank L B
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Grounds are kepted up beautifully, very pretty place. Beach is very nice and view is excellant. Parking is for a fee. Picnic tables and restrooms and play area. Fountain is very nice. Statue are very nice. Great place for the family to enjoy.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Donna M
Reviewed July 9, 2018

A Hyannis monument to JFK on a tranquil park setting. A beach is down below the park area (not sure of beach parking fees or public accessibility). Also in this park is a Korean War memorial.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank WaltDizzney
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Beautiful area with benches and close proximity to the beach. You can leisurely site on the beach and watch and the ferries to the islands and fishing boats depart and return. Nice place!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank FrankF2713
Reviewed July 7, 2018

I will go anywhere at any time to see anything remotely Kennedy related, so I was looking forward to seeing this memorial, since it is new to Hyannis since I was last there. It is a very lovely setting, and the wall and fountain are...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank wendy L
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Was interesting, & worth stopping to see. Nice views & good location for photos. A must see for History Buffs!

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank gilliannr
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Very nice memorial to JFK. On the water, great views and pics. The fountain is a nice touch. A Korean War memorial is a short walk down the path. Easy parking but be careful for tour buses, they are filled with people and a good...More

Date of experience: June 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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emeraudeCapeCod
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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