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TWA Flight 800 International Memorial

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great place to visit

great memorial. very thought provoking and interesting. well maintained by local organizations. a... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2015
218MaryAnn
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Mastic, New York
Great Tribute

Great memorial for a tragic event that shook Long Island and was tragic for many residents and... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2015
brian0910
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Columbia, South Carolina
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Smith Point County Park, William Floyd Parkway, Shirley, NY
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Reviewed 29 September 2015

great memorial. very thought provoking and interesting. well maintained by local organizations. a real tribute to those who were lost on that ragic day.

1  Thank 218MaryAnn
Reviewed 18 August 2015

Great memorial for a tragic event that shook Long Island and was tragic for many residents and visitors

2  Thank brian0910
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Lovely and Somber. Must be seen! Beautiful design and continues to mark such a sad date in history! Must see!!

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Reviewed 9 July 2015

It is a pretty cool looking memorial. But it isn't really near where the plane went down, and it should never have been built there. It is on Fire Island, which is a barrier beach, then over time is slowly moving northward. In less than...More

1  Thank rxsrule
Reviewed 8 July 2015

I thought this was beautifully and tastefully done memorial. I would recommend everyone who visits Smith Point Beach to see this.

1  Thank FitzKitty
Reviewed 7 June 2015

I will always remember the night this went down. It's my Birthday and like most people if something like this broke on your Birthday it would leave a mark. The grounds are beautiful and the message is good. I think the memorial is more for...More

Thank Iratdog
Reviewed 24 November 2014

Absolutely beautiful. Very well maintained area. This memorial also really dresses up the surroundings as well.

1  Thank Jason F
Reviewed 20 October 2014

If you are from the NYC area and over 36 years, you would remember that summer night that the plane went down off the coast of the east end of Fire Island. It was felt by all of us. And now, it is immortalized in...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 10 July 2014

As you enter Smiths Point Park, the memorial reminds you that this flight crashed right off the beach area.

Thank Christine P
Reviewed 18 January 2014

Such a beautiful memorial - very peacful place to reflect -- each time I visit I am truly moved- such a tragedy but such a beautiful place for all to reflect and pay their respect

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lambsnavy
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Response from badboy1228 | Reviewed this property |
keep driving on William Floyd parkway and you will go into SmithPoint beach and that is where you will see the Memorial with all the Flags flying.
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