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Very nice!

If you are in the area it is worth a walk through the plaza. Really nice place for photos and the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Brian D
Asheville, North Carolina
Beautiful Arch in the Grand Army Plaza

The Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial Arch was designed by John H. Duncan and built by Frederick Law... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
Prawet J
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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“stands proud”(2 reviews)
A bronze memorial of Civil War soldiers located across from Brooklyn's Prospect Park.
20 Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11238-5600
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are in the area it is worth a walk through the plaza. Really nice place for photos and the park is right there.

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 1 October 2018

The Soldiers' and Sailors' Memorial Arch was designed by John H. Duncan and built by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux, in collaboration with architect Stanford White, President Grover Cleveland led the 1892 unveiling. It is one of the original structure of the Grand Army...More

Thank Prawet J
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Farmers market on Saturdays. Great photo opportunities. Great wedding photo shoots. Water feature in park. Great place to people watch on week new.

Thank Gail M
Reviewed 28 May 2018

A land Mark for all of Brooklyn. Walking through it gave me the chills. I thought of the people before me to hat walked thought it and drove through it. I loved NBrook.yn.

Thank ataulman
Reviewed 22 May 2018

The Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Arch stands tall in Brooklyn and is quite an iconic structure. You will find a lot of tourists getting photos taken, so must you.

Thank PushExplore
Reviewed 9 May 2018

This monument is striking and does its memory justice. It stands proud like other architectural memorials.

Thank gillian p
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Grand Army Plaza is a mark of history in Brooklyn. You can see it when you just driving around in the area without even getting out of your car!

Thank maya778
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Couldn't believe our eyes when we saw this monument. It stands proud in the centre of a very busy circular intersection right across from the Brooklyn library. It dwarfs Washington square so get out to Brooklyn and take a look.

Thank larrysbisa
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Built to recognize the Soldiers and Sailors of the American Civil war, this beautiful arch is in Prospect Park not far from the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens. We saw the arch as part of The Big Bus Brooklyn tour! We got off at the stop walked...More

Thank TSorren
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Smaller than Paris' arc de triomphe it is located in Brooklyn and is a main attraction in the area. Impressive setting honoring soldies and soldiers during the american civil war Must stop if visiting Brooklyn

Thank Christian S
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