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America's 20th Century Veterans' Memorial

Southeast corner of US-83 & I-80 exit 177, North Platte, NE 69103
+1 308-532-6579
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this memorial is a great thing to see the bronze statues were done by a local man very talented... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Betty B
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North Platte
Very nice little Memorial

It's not very big but it's very nice the statues are very well done it's a nice tribute to our... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
Jamie D
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North Platte, Nebraska, United States
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Southeast corner of US-83 & I-80 exit 177, North Platte, NE 69103
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+1 308-532-6579
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Reviewed 3 days ago

this memorial is a great thing to see the bronze statues were done by a local man very talented the wall has bricks of many veterans names and is something to see in honor of our vets

Thank Betty B
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

It's not very big but it's very nice the statues are very well done it's a nice tribute to our troops from World War II as well to those who helped with the canteen during the troop movements through North Platte

Thank Jamie D
Reviewed 25 August 2017

One of the best memorials to service personnel I have seen. It also has a piece on the canteen effort done in WWII. Worth a visit, will not take long, but will be remembered.

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Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful tribute to our veterans the statues are so realistic and the science in bricks is breathtaking. Easy to get to and free

1  Thank Charline E
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We had stopped last year but it was under construction. Since we were back in the area for Nebraskaland Days again, we decided to stop. I didn't think I would know anyone listed as my family is not originally from this area, but my uncle...More

1  Thank Erin P
Reviewed 10 July 2017

What a wonderful tribute to our men and women of the armed forces. Every state in the Union should have at least ONE of these memorials.

Thank nurseharli
Reviewed 9 June 2017

There is no question that this is a MUST SEE attraction IF you have served in the military or if you support our military. Is it a solemn attraction. You better believe it is a solemn attraction. Men and Women, gave up their very lives...More

2  Thank kanbaatar
Reviewed 20 April 2017

they had to remove all the bricks due to a malfunction in the cement. but they are replacing them in almost the same locations as before. there are several nice statues that represent the different military groups, including the women.

Thank Mickey W
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Well concived with a lot of detail. Relativley new but seems to be a bit neglected. Easy to find. Right off I-80.

Thank Robert S
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...More

Thank Paul G
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