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Garner's Finest Monument!

The memorial is a well-conceived and designed monument that allows easy access for viewing and... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
Garner, North Carolina
Wonderful Memorial

Great place to visit and reflect upon the sacrifices of our brave men and women in the Armed... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
Garner, North Carolina
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921 Buffaloe Rd, Garner, NC 27529-5186
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

The memorial is a well-conceived and designed monument that allows easy access for viewing and contemplation. It is a wonderful small-town monument to the most profoundly significant events of our country. Veterans, and those who benefit from their service (everyone!), should be proud of this...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank waynebuhler
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Great place to visit and reflect upon the sacrifices of our brave men and women in the Armed Forces.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tuzla4
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

The memorial is located on the Benson Park entry and is worth taking time to pay respect to those who served our country. Open area, and well taken care of grounds.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gwkelley
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Great place to walk in sun or shade. Lakeside views and dog park. Measured trails, picnic areas are large and spacious.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lateesa F
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Took my great nephew there to play on the playground equipment. Parking is close to shelters and able to walk easily to access park. Very open, did not feel like people were all over you. The Veterans Memorial we loved, seeing how is father is...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Sebastian2020
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Nice tribute to those who served. A great memorial to military and memorial to those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for freedom of others.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank patrickgD5613LA
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We moved out of Garner about 15 years ago, frequently frustrated with Garner's status quo maintainted by folks who wanted no growth. How delightful to see the community come together to honor veterans for generations of service. It is well done in a peaceful setting....More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Janice G
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Being a veteran myself, I always try to see how towns like to honor our heroes. Garner Memorial at Lake Benson Park does a great honor to all veterans. Every conflict in this country's history going back 200 years! Bricks honor those who have fallen....More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank 472markz
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Went to see Bricks of husband, three sons & grandson.. Beautiful place for it.. Louis, Thomas Korean War, Tracy John Thomas 1983 Lebanon 1991 Desert Strom, Theodore N Thomas Peace Time & Benjamin Carlyle Thomas Iraq till 2012

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank lourba
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The memorial brings out my emotions of the loss of do many Americans who have given their life. These are people from the Garner area. Garner is a small town where people know each other and there are a lot of family here that have...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank 1948kathleen
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