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The Torch

It is a nice piece of History,Cold War.Miami is pan Americanism.Fidel Castro was the reason for... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
Joe S
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Miami, Florida, United States
In memory of a friendly President

Located on Biscayne Boulevard, in memory of the friendly president John F. Kennedy, one of... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2016
Betty P
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San Miguel de Tucuman, Argentina
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2 Apr 2017
“The Torch”
7 Dec 2016
“In memory of a friendly President”
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

It is a nice piece of History,Cold War.Miami is pan Americanism.Fidel Castro was the reason for this monument,in 1960, and many other communists were promoting anti-Americanism. Miami is much less Anglo today after these failed socialist paradises.

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Reviewed 3 April 2017

It is a nice piece of History,Cold War.Miami is pan Americanism.Fidel Castro was the reason for this monument,in 1960, and many other communists were promoting anti-Americanism. Miami is much less Anglo today after these failed socialist paradises.

2  Thank Joe S
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Located on Biscayne Boulevard, in memory of the friendly president John F. Kennedy, one of America’s most beloved presidents. Built in 1960. A symbol of goodwill and friendship in the form of an obelisk with a flame fueled by natural gas or so they say....More

Thank Betty P
Reviewed 21 July 2016

The Torch of Friendship on the right was dedicated by the city of Miami in 1960 to the everlasting friendship of our neighboring countries. The torch is the centerpiece of the memorial. Behind the torch are plaques representing different countries. On the farthest north end...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2016

I remember when this monument was dedicated to the Friendship with Pan American countries in 1960, and I was here when it was re-dedicated to President John F. Kenedy after his assassination in 1963. This monument hold many memories for me. It is a wonderful...More

Thank Frank d
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Simple and interesting. It is a good way to show your friends you love them by taking a photo with this monument.

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