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Emotive monument

A tear falling among the rubble of a wall saddens you when you see it. Beautiful work of art in a... read more

Reviewed November 5, 2018
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Worth the effort!

I had to use Google Earth to find this, but it was well worth the effort! The monument is stunning... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
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51 Port Terminal Blvd, The Peninsula at Bayonne Harbor, Bayonne, NJ 07002-5014
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Monument gifted to Bayonne from Russia depicting a tear drop, commemorating the 911 attacks. The goldtone colors seem to change depending on time of day and position of the sun, as did the WTC. Names of the victims are engraved along the bottom. Views of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Denise H
Reviewed November 5, 2018

A tear falling among the rubble of a wall saddens you when you see it. Beautiful work of art in a small park by the sea. worth a visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Leilaroldan
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

I had to use Google Earth to find this, but it was well worth the effort! The monument is stunning, and it has a great view of New York Harbor.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ChristieP
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Wow. We found this by accident. We were driving along the 440 in Bayonne when a sign for the Cape Liberty Cruise Port caught our attention. I had read about this memorial and sculpture sent by Russia to the USA after 911 but didn't ever...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

A very surprising site not many may know. It is a tiny spot in the Island of Bayonne where you can simply relax and enjoy the view of New York on the other side of the water. You will be amazed by how this place...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank EM C
Reviewed September 23, 2018

A few months ago a friend sent me an email with photographs of a forgotten memorial to all those that died in the terror attacks on 9/11...it was beautiful and I'd never heard of it and none of my NY friends knew about it either....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2018

This is not easy to get to but is worth the struggle. If you have GPS you can get there. Don't worry if you feel like you're going into the warehouse district. You are! However, once you get back to the memorial it is amazing....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 19, 2018

We had seen this advertised on a friends Facebook post. Looked interesting. We decided when we made a trip to New England, we would need to make this a stop. SO glad we did. It was totally worth the drive to see it. It is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Vicki A
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

This park is so great for family time . The colors are amazing in the summer and fall months and there’s so much to do as the park is so big. From playing sports to having a picnic is just an overal good time ....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Just was made aware of it about a year ago and visited it recently. On this 17 th Anniversary of. The attacks on September 11 th decided. To post my review. Just a stark remember Derek was gifted by Russia to honor the dead from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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February 9, 2018|
Response from Sharon N |
I would love to have a picture of the tear drop for my wall. Where can I find one.
February 2, 2018|
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Response from Greg G | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. When I went, I rode my bike there. Just now, to research your question, I googled around a bit. I saw no tours listed that include a stop there. It's really out of the way, located out on the end of the... More
October 15, 2015|
Response from Mrs JOA O | Reviewed this property |
The location is about 15 minutes away from where the parade is usually held...