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West Virginia Veterans Memorial

Greenbrier Street, Charleston, WV
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This is a very nice memorial. Everyone will have some surnames they recognize on the list of the... read more

Reviewed 21 December 2017
Stephen F
Charleston, West Virginia
Beautiful monument

My mother and I passed the monument while visiting the Capital Sunday . Very emotional to see... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
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Site where sculptor Joe Mullins' work is displayed.
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Greenbrier Street, Charleston, WV
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

This is a very nice memorial. Everyone will have some surnames they recognize on the list of the fallen. The acoustics inside the memorial are remarkable. At night the memorial is lit up in different colors. Very nice!

Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 5 December 2017

My mother and I passed the monument while visiting the Capital Sunday . Very emotional to see statues from different wars.

Thank Bankslover
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This memorial is located on the capital grounds with many other must see memorials and statues. A person should take a full day to enjoy the grounds, the museums, the cultural center, a walk along the river and a visit to the state capital. Bring...More

Thank Anita G
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

This is a beautifully designed memorial dedicated to West Virginia's fallen heros. It has a statue representing the different wars of modern times (World War I,World War II,Korean War and the Vietnam War) and on the inside are walls with the many names of the...More

Thank ARodriguezP
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The setting by the capitol is very nice. It is a well executed memorial and easily accessible for pretty much anyone.

Thank John L
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

If you want to respect those who have given their lives for this nation, visit the memorial which represents the four armed services of our nation and those who have died from WWI forward. The four heroic bronze sculptures, surrounded by a reflecting pool is...More

Thank Genjackson57
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This is a great memorial to the military from West Virginian in past wars. The state has done a superb job with recent renovation after local vets and friends began needed repair and clean up. It is in anice, quiet spot on the Capitol grounds,...More

Thank Karl W
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Absolutely breath-taking! Beautiful and sad at the same time. All of the names of the fallen solders will help you to realize just how many West Virginians gave their lives for their Great Country!

Thank Candi2016
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The State Capital buildings were closed when we visited, but the surrounding area and ground were very nice to see. We found the veterans memorial very interesting, it has several statues in the circular monument, each showing a different era and each showing a different...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017

When we entered the Capitol grounds we immediately noticed this monument to the veterans of West Virginia . very very moving tribute to those who gave their lives for these four wars: World War I World War II, Korea and Vietnam. Also a very nice...More

Thank sivadg
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