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Nice memorial opposite the state house

We were visiting the State House and spotted this memorial across the street. It's not huge, but it... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
BigMerk
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Service, Duty, Sacrifice

Located directly opposite the Trenton State Capital Building, the WWII War Memorial was dedicated... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
duck8to
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Montville, New Jersey
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Memorial has a nice historical timeline display and in need of some repairs. Located across from the State Building. Walk around at your own pace and plenty of seating to rest.

Thank IllinoisKate1
Reviewed 5 March 2018

This war memorial is simply well done. Quite lovely. Lady victory at the center of the domed archway is glorious and the soldier with the other state of rifle and helmet is really glorious. If in doubt he area, take 15 minutes to walk around...More

1  Thank Michael A
Reviewed 30 January 2018

This Memorial was built in 2008, and is located at the Veteran’s Park -- right across from the Trenton State Capitol Building. Many rallies are held here. It is a nicely done Memorial. Since everybody knows somebody who is a Veteran of this War, it...More

2  Thank TheExplorerFamily
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We were visiting the State House and spotted this memorial across the street. It's not huge, but it is a nice memorial to the soldiers of WW2. Worth visiting if in the area.

Thank BigMerk
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Even though this monument is not that old (2008ish), its video monitors don't work to see the different aspects of what they are trying to relay. I liked the fact that NJ history was overlayed during WWII events. Medal of Honor recipients from NJ were...More

Thank LAURIE S
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Located directly opposite the Trenton State Capital Building, the WWII War Memorial was dedicated November 11, 2008. It's commission chairman was Jack McGreevey, who at age 80 was a veteran of both WWII and the Korean War and father to former governor James E. McGreevey....More

2  Thank duck8to
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

This was a nice detour to see just across the street from the state house. We enjoyed reading the signs and seeing the statues. Both the boys were very interested in this I was pleasently surprised by that. It was free to see and easy...More

Thank E2821WKpaulp
Reviewed 11 September 2016

and well-maintained Monument across from the state capitol. For large mural depict World War 2 historical figures and events. It's really interesting.

Thank scottofhawaii
Reviewed 13 February 2016

The monument is located right across the street from the NJ State House, State Museum, and Old Barracks Museum. The view from the top of the monument is quite good and worth a brief visit.

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