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Soldiers Field Veterans Memorial

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Address: 300 7th St SE, Rochester, MN 55904-7310
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Beautiful history facts!!

Not only does this list thousands of names of soldiers in the area but also gives some history facts related to Mayo and many other military related facts.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not only does this list thousands of names of soldiers in the area but also gives some history facts related to Mayo and many other military related facts.

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Rochester, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Veteran Memorial is a beautiful remembrance wall, accompanied by paver named for Heros lost. There are scenes engraved in the marble for each war, and the names of our fallen engraved on the back. I find it a great place to relax, remember, and pray.

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Rochester
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Surprisingly moving and well laid out and thought out memorial to veterans, close to downtown Rochester and at the entrance to Soldier's Field Park. Worth a stop to walk around the memorial and pay homage to those who have sacrificed so much for our country.

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Thank Emptynest2
Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful park! We were here in the fall. The colors were amazing. Would recommend visiting the memorial to the soldiers past and present.

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West Union, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been to Rochester many times and have never visited the memorial before. WOW, were we impressed. This place is phenomenal. I highly recommend a visit from every visitor to Rochester. This is something the town can be really proud of. God Bless all of those who served.

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Thank cigar614
Battle Lake, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Beautiful. Strong, to the point monument. Lots of reflection, walkways and trees. Spend some time and enjoy a great work.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Don't miss this if you are in Rochester. The art work on the granite walls is very well done. It is a beautiful & thoughtful memorial to our military. If you have children there are a couple of very nice playgrounds near by, a splash pad, & also a golf course. Great way to spend an afternoon.

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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

This is such a beautiful memorial in a peaceful spot. Not a place to go to when you're in a rush because it truly inspires contemplation.

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Rochester, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

If your a veteran or have a general interest you must visit when in Rochester. A true tribute to the men and woman that served and continue to serve this great country.

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Tulsa, OK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We spent time at the memorial reading the etchings of our country's important documents and descriptions of the wars fought over the centuries. It is a beautiful tribute to the veterans of southeast Minnesota. Well worth spending some time here to remember our country's history in war and the reasons for each one.

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