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“Interesting, May Not Be Worth Separate Visit”

Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District
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Ranked #9 of 229 things to do in Dallas
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Owner description: The site includes the former Texas School Book Depository and Dealey Plaza, two of the sights forever associated with the assassination of John F. Kennedy.
Atlanta, Georgia
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390 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
“Interesting, May Not Be Worth Separate Visit”
Reviewed May 26, 2013

Was in Dallas for work and went by the Sixth Floor Museum, which is across from Dealey Plaza, so why not walk around there, too? I would say that it is more interesting in the context of the Kennedy assassination, than alone, but it is a nice little urban park and landmark to Dallas.

Visited May 2013
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Bury, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
“Average place”
Reviewed May 23, 2013

I was expecting alot more from dealy plaza,for dallas being a big named city it was a little drab.I mean there could of been more colour to it and lights even after all you are in dallas!! But saying that the long horn cattle run made out of wrought iron was very good especially as they looked like they were drinking out of the steam.

Visited May 2013
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“worth a quick look”
Reviewed May 18, 2013

steeped in recent history. cannot say more as TripAdvisor requires to post. sorry I don't have sufficient tim to reach the 50 charater minimum

Visited April 2013
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Hemel Hempstead
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“who shot JR would be more like it”
Reviewed May 16, 2013

I'd long wanted to see the 6th Floor museum and the plaza. The plaza itself is very pretty and easliy missed if you are careful. The wierd thing was the X's in the road for "The spots" (ie where the president was hit) - people are walking around this main carriageway and there's little safety. the 6th floor museum itself is quite expensive to get into and unless you're american and have been bought up on the JFK legend , won't mean an awful lot.

Visited March 2013
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Daytona Beach Shores, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
“Easy walking access in the West end”
Reviewed May 14, 2013

The Sixth floor museum was great. Excellent display of materials, and historical info. Great for older kids, who should experience this. Learned a lot of details that were new to me. No photos allowed. Gift shop had some great books on JFK and the events surrounding his death.

Visited April 2013
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