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Monument Terrace

Closes in 25 min: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Very nice place and display of war memorials to all the generations. The area is nice and clean and... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2019
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An Interesting Take on Memorializing Wars

Monument Terrace is an interesting aspect of Lynchburg as it covers every war in some fashion and... read more

Reviewed February 11, 2019
Lynchburg, Virginia
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900 Court St, Lynchburg, VA 24504-1604
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Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

Very nice place and display of war memorials to all the generations. The area is nice and clean and very well put together to honor our veterans. I would recommend strolling through this rain or shine.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed February 11, 2019

Monument Terrace is an interesting aspect of Lynchburg as it covers every war in some fashion and honoring those from the area who lost their lives. It's a great way to exercise too!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank ShifftyPants
Reviewed August 18, 2018

I recently visited Lynchburg for the first time with my family. We actually came across Monument Terrace by accident, after scouring the town trying to find any shops and things to do and see. I have certainly not seen anything like it in the world,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank victorian986
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Easy access, lots of plaques to read, easy climb, excellent views of the city streets and river! At the top is the Old COURTHOUSE which now serves as a very informative museum, a great introduction to the history of this beautiful city!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed March 16, 2018

As long as everyone in your party and ascend 139 steps, this is a simple, compact and well-done memorial honoring Lynchburg citizens who fought and died in wars. However, probably my favorite monument was in memory of a City gardener — a very nice tribute...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Reviewed January 4, 2018

The terrace is located between Main Street-at the bottom- and Court Street, across from the Lynchburg Museum. The rise of The Terrace commemorates to all Lynchburg citizen who fought & died in the Civil war, Spanish-America War, World Wars 1 &2, Korea, Vietnam & present...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jack L
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