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New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial and Vietnam Era Museum & Educational Center

1 Memorial Lane, Holmdel, NJ 07733
+1 732-335-1107
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Every New Jerseyan Should Visit!

I have visited the Memorial and Museum many and I always learn something new. I am not a Vietnam... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
TeamMan
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Princeton, NJ
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Vietnam Vets - Front and Center

This is a fabulous way to memoralize our Vietnam Vets as they served their country. Exhibit starts... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
LAURIE S
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Buckhannon, West Virginia
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1 Memorial Lane, Holmdel, NJ 07733
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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

I have visited the Memorial and Museum many and I always learn something new. I am not a Vietnam Vet but I have great respect for those who served and this place honors them. In fact, I believe people of all political beliefs can enjoy...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2017

This is a fabulous way to memoralize our Vietnam Vets as they served their country. Exhibit starts with French colonial policy and goes through the vietnamization of their country. There is alot of reading both between the Vietnamese history along with US/word events. Not a...More

1  Thank LAURIE S
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

If you have the right background this is a moving, and possibly tear shedding journey back in to a time that honors out Vietnam Vetrans but also brings backs past memories of returning warriors being spat on and called baby killers by the very society...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The Memorial is very well designed. The architect made it disappear into the hill adjacent to the GSP and Arts Center...you feel somewhere far away. The quiet effect really helps you to reflect. The center statue generates emotion by itself. Nearby, the museum presents a...More

Thank Robert S
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

The NJ Vietnam War Memorial is located on Memorial Drive on the grounds of the Garden Art Center Exit 116 of Garden State Parkway. Their is small museum with as store and pictorial time-line showing historical and world events that lead up to the conflict...More

3  Thank W8LT3R
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Reviewed 31 May 2016

Definitely consider visiting the NJ Vietnam Veterans Memorial, which is within an easy drive on the Garden State parkway from most areas of New Jersey (exit 116). I visited the outside memorial, did not get a chance to visit the museum. It is sad to...More

1  Thank K B
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

My brother was inducted into Vietnam NJ Memorial on this day with three other soldiers that day. A very moving experience & true Honor for our Family and his friends.

3  Thank CAPTCOOK63
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Reviewed 22 March 2016

This museum is a good museum about a very complex war. Its exhibits are professional. Its a depressing place not because of the museum but because the war did not leave Americans uplifted or thinking we did good. It leaves a visitor with many things...More

1  Thank mary532
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Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

We decided to check out memorial and museum on a cold winter day. A Veteran gave us a very informative tour of the outside area with the statues and Wall area. Unfortunately it was freezing out. The inside area also has many Veterans answering questions....More

2  Thank Donna C
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Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

A wonderful museum and historic exhibit on the Vietnam War and the people that fought in it. Definitely something for everyone to learn about the sacrifices of the people gave for this horrific war. Very easy on easy off from the Garden State Parkway.

1  Thank Bernardo F
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