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America's 20th Century Veterans' Memorial

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Address: Southeast corner of US-83 & I-80 exit 177, North Platte, NE 9103-1393
Phone Number: +1 308-532-6579
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Classy & Very Respectful

The people of North Platte have always been very respectful and it continues here. Nothing fancy, simply a very tasteful monument to all who have served. The statue honouring... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 October 2016
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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

The people of North Platte have always been very respectful and it continues here. Nothing fancy, simply a very tasteful monument to all who have served. The statue honouring the Canteen is very well done as are the five branches. It is especially nice to have The Coast Guard included as they are often overlooked as a branch. Take a... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

This a community project that took a lot of effort from the local people to complete. A great place reflect and honor those who served in past times. A local artist a lot of the bronze. Stop by after a stop for services off the interstate. You will not regret it

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Thank Rick D
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is an amazing little stop along the interstate. North Platte should be proud of this memorial. Worth taking a few minutes to stop.

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Stapleton, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

Family oriented site to honor all veterans of any time period. Nebraska congressional Medal of Honor recipients are highlighted by fivestars on their bricks.

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Omaha, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

Nice memorial to the veterans of the area. I liked the brick idea. It was very clean and very respectful.

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Blair, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016

Went here to see the attraction one last time before leaving and moving to Omaha Ne for work. Very nice attraction.

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Denver, CO
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015

They were doing some construction while we were there, so we could not really go into it. We look around it though.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2015

A welcome surprise awaits those wishing to pay honor to those who served our country. All forces are represented here. If you're in North Platte, take a few moments to honor those who fought and died for our freedom.

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Hays, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015

This Memorial was right next to our motel. We took our evening walk there and visited the park. Amazing the sacrifice so many have given for our freedom and our country

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

brings our lives back in check, when we take the time to see whos names we may know. that being said all the others who gave there all for all of us. as a veteran to another, i love what you have done for me and my family. my sincere condolences.

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