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The Veterans Memorial is a wonderful memorial to those who sacrificed everything during our... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
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Visually moving

I'm not a Veteran, nor a Veteran memorial buff. But this monument is just stunning. We stopped in... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2018
Baba L
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Site where sculptor Joe Mullins' work is displayed.
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

Nice memorial on the capitol grounds. Located near visitor parking lot. Represents WWI, WW II, Korea and Viet Nam.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

The Veterans Memorial is a wonderful memorial to those who sacrificed everything during our nation's conflicts. This is well worth spending an hour or so at. Parking is convenient here, and it is well worth walking around the site, and looking at all angles of...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

I'm not a Veteran, nor a Veteran memorial buff. But this monument is just stunning. We stopped in after visiting the WV State Museum, and after stepping inside, we stopped talking. We found ourselves touching the names and reflecting on the sacrifices made. We even...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Baba L
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We stopped by to see the Capitol, and we were captivated by the Veterans Memorial. There are four sections - WW1, WW2, Korea, and Viet Nam. It is beautifully and tastefully presented.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Paulandjean
Reviewed August 8, 2018

This is a nice, relaxing area to stop and take in the views after walking around the museum and/or capital. The grass is cut nicely, the scenery is clean and welcoming and overall a nice place to take a rest. Would recommend stopping.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

Located on the capitol grounds, it's a must see in Charleston. Honors veterans of all wars from West Virginia in a perfect, reflective setting. Close to parking.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 16, 2018

This is, by far, one of the best memorials I have seen (I have yet to go to Washington D.C.) honoring the sacrifice of the men and women in our armed forces. Its peacefulness is a counterpoint to the ravages of war. Women are specifically...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 13, 2018

Kids were asking a lot of questions about this display. My Husband who is former military was able to educate our children on the importance of it.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Rick N Janice R
Reviewed June 20, 2018

My daughter is a history buff and was interested in stopping at this memorial. It is beautiful and worth the stop. It is a somber experience but an important one.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

This is a very well presented and respectful monument. As a retired veteran I expect my fallen comrades to to be respected. I have visited Arlington as well as Punchbowl and this monument would not be out of place at either site.

Date of experience: June 2018
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