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Patriots Point Cold War Submarine Memorial

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Address: Mount Pleasant, SC
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Quick stop but worth it

Was a quick stop that caught my eye. very interesting if you read all the displays. Doesn't take long to see so worth a quick stop.

Reviewed 1 week ago
fmattship
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North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was a quick stop that caught my eye. very interesting if you read all the displays. Doesn't take long to see so worth a quick stop.

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Manassas, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This memorial is very nice. It features a submarine buried in the ground with a nice path winding around it. It is worth a stop, but I wouldn't make it a priority on your trip.

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New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

A full-sized submarine, submerging in..... a field of grass??? Free exhibit....This caught my attention, by the ball field of the University of Charleston, in Mount Pleasant, S.C. The multiple plaques and explanatory pieces about the submarine corps of the Cold War era was fascinating.

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Midwest
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Again, one of those sights that if you have any interest in either history or military - this is where to visit. You just can't beat the experience of Patriots Point.

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wanaque
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017

if you are on Patriots Point, you must stop for 15 minutes to see this memorial to the submarines of the Cold War. Very interesting... good history lesson and very meaningful.

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Ladson, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

A very good monument to those that served this country during that time, Lot of hardships and family separation, it was a Dangerous time and mission. Needs more upkeep by Patriots Point, ie the grass cut and trimmed, the bushes trimmed.

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Thank Paul V
Pisgah Forest, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

This was a nice memorial. This was a little farther away from the attraction than I would have expected it to be.

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FLETCHER
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Having served on submarines in the US Navy during this time the memorial brought back many memories of people, places and events. I think it I a place for all to visit and reflect on what was and how we can preclude a repeat of those times. A visit for the young is very much recommended.

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Thank MICHAEL T
Valparaiso, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This is across from the entrance to Patriots Point. It is not much to see, but good for a drive by. 10 minutes spent at most.

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Asheville, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

The Cold War sub is well worth seeing. The sub in the near or will be taken away soon so get down to see it too!

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