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Patriots Point Cold War Submarine Memorial

40 Patriots Point Rd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-4377
+1 843-884-2727
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Interesting History

This exhibit is a walk around a submarine prototype with real pieces (I assume). It doesn’t take... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tdumdei
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Texarkana, Texas
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This is an interesting memorial to visit in Mt Pleasant S C. It had a lot of memorable markers and... read more

Reviewed May 3, 2018
Barbara W
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Rockford
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40 Patriots Point Rd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-4377
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This exhibit is a walk around a submarine prototype with real pieces (I assume). It doesn’t take very long; 30 minutes maybe. There are benches to sit and reflect. We thought it was interesting. It’s across the street from the USS Yorktown.

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Reviewed May 3, 2018

This is an interesting memorial to visit in Mt Pleasant S C. It had a lot of memorable markers and the history of the ones served in the cold war. Interesting to read.

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Reviewed April 24, 2018

Great place to learn about cold war history. It was a humbling and respectful time to go back in time,

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Reviewed April 19, 2018

We parked free at the soccer field right behind this memorial. It is small, with the plaques offer an interesting history of submarines during the Cold War. The memorial is to both the sailors and their families.

Thank Bob19512014
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Reviewed April 12, 2018

If you're visiting Patriot's Point you should stop and visit the memorial. I have visited the Yorktown twice. My father served during WWII and there is a lot to see from WWII up to and through the Viet Nam War.

Thank Dan M
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

This is just 100 yards from the entrance to the Patriot's Point parking lot. If you are going to see the Yorktown, do yourself a favor and take the few extra steps to see the information boards surrounding the sub - it's free. The actual...More

Thank kneal8
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Reviewed February 24, 2018

What a shame to see it rusting away so very badly. We did not bothering entering the sub, the rust above the water line was so shocking. If it can be saved, I hope that happens.

Thank EastCoastMember
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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

The structure might be easy to miss but you should stop after the USS Yorktown visit. It is literally right across the street from the parking lot. You can walk over before you leave the area.

Thank Alisa D
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Reviewed January 10, 2018

Did not know this was here so we did not visit but would be on the agenda next time, especially for teens to get history and to view a submarine.

Thank Khadejah627
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Reviewed November 2, 2017

Went to visit USS Yorktown and happened upon the Ballistic Submarine Cold War Memorial. It is a great free monument to see and all the plaques and benches around it. A must see!

Thank Don T
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