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Beautiful park and memorial!

We visited this park two times while in Joplin. We walked through the memorial and enjoyed our day... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2018
Cathie H
Amazing park

This park was built as a memorial to those who lost their lives in the 2011 tornado. Stunning... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
David L
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Joplin, Missouri, United States
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Reviewed October 6, 2018

We visited this park two times while in Joplin. We walked through the memorial and enjoyed our day taking pictures in Joplin.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Cathie H
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

This park was built as a memorial to those who lost their lives in the 2011 tornado. Stunning scenery, plants,activities for kids. Several memorial spots. A must see if you visit Joplin

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank David L
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful tribute to the fallen victims of the Joplin Tornado. Also has a nice playground for young and old alike. Nice pool to cool off in summer!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank rekane59
Reviewed August 6, 2018

It is centrally located with lots to do for all ages. My children swim or play at the play ground. I walk around the trails or just set my the pond and watch the fish swim. Sometimes I go to the butterfly gardens and take...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Margaret A
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

We stopped on our way through town. The park offered several different areas to play for kids. It also has restrooms which were in good shape for a park. The memorial and butterfly garden were moving and allowed us to talk with our children about...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sstep23
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Shares memories of the Joplin Tornado. Great place to visit & reflect. Bring your camera and also some tissues.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 20, 2018

Great location, lots of parking, short walking trails, basketball court, play area for the kids, pool very close. Market across the street. Tables, rest rooms, bbq covered areas

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank bigbearlansing
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

A very touching memorial to the Joplin Tornado. The park also had a cool water park for kids. Nothing big but perfect for a hot afternoon.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank sarahtY2570TN
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

I was saddened to see that a few of the small tornado remnants had been removed from the display. Hard to believe someone would vandalize this beautiful remembrance. We enjoyed the “break from the car”. I appreciated the thoughts put into building this and reading...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Inspire59494
Reviewed March 26, 2018

Nice park with good amenities-basketball, etc. The tornado memorial was interesting. Could have used a good spring cleaning though.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank amycbaldwin
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