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Veterans Memorial Park

1001 Delaware Ave, Marion, OH 43302-6415
+1 740-387-5370
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First in the US

It is my understanding that Marion, OH is the first city in the US to have a memorial for every war... read more

Reviewed yesterday
NoScreenName1960
Sitting across from the Harding Memorial you will find the nation's FIRST memorial park

This park is dedicated to honoring the courage, patriotism, and love of liberty that sustained all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tmt14
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marion, ohio
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1001 Delaware Ave, Marion, OH 43302-6415
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Reviewed yesterday

It is my understanding that Marion, OH is the first city in the US to have a memorial for every war in which Americans have served. All of the monuments are within walking distance (a few are in a cemetery across the street from the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This park is dedicated to honoring the courage, patriotism, and love of liberty that sustained all those who fought for America from the Revolutionary War through the Global War On Terrorism. It is a memorial park not associated with any particular group, veteran or non-veteran....More

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Reviewed 20 October 2017

I had friends visit me in Marion that wanted to see the Veterans Park. I had not been there for years and was very impressed with the history and recognition of our fallen and living military veterans. This site is a national landmark that should...More

Thank Steven S
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

The evolution of the veterans park started with one statue, The Doughboy commercial the WWE soldier. In 1967 the Marion Jaycees took on a project of restoring the Doughboy along with help from the American Legion. After the dedication a group was formed to create...More

Thank rgflo64
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

The WWII memorial is by the Harding Memorial at 620 Delaware Ave. Names of Marion men in the war are inscribed in the marble. Very impressive tribute. Came with father in law who was from Marion and saw his name. Go to Harding Home also!

Thank Sightsee_Eat
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful tribute to the people who served our country in all wars. It's a rarity that you will find a site that does so for all our nation's conflicts. No one should politicize things like This! It isn't a "liberal vs. conservative"...More

Thank AndresMiguel1234
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

When our Dad died several years back we used his memorials to put 2 trees in the park. One of them is still there & doing well. It appears as though the other one died and was not replaced by the park & we were...More

Thank Sharon_R_H
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Reviewed 21 September 2016

The park is dedicated to veterans of all American wars. The names of those from Marion County who died in those wars are listed on the memorials. It is a lovely park and very humbling to see the names of those who died for our...More

Thank Sherry B
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Reviewed 15 June 2016

A wonderful tribute to ALL who have served. The layout is comfortable and easy to walk. The setting is peaceful and calm.

Thank Marion_OhioWandaR
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Reviewed 11 November 2015

I had the pleasure of attending the Veterans Day celebration today in this park. It was my first visit to the park, and I was impressed at how pretty it is, and how easy it is for someone needing wheelchair access to enjoy the park....More

Thank Cathy K
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